George Apthorpe was born in 1839 in Caxton, Cambridgeshire, England, the son of William Apthorpe and his wife Sara Thomas.
He immigrated to the United States in 1846 with his family and grew up in Fredonia, New York
George served his new country in the United States Civil War.
He died at age 25 while a prisoner of war during the US Civil War on November 18, 1864 in a prison camp at Salisbury, North Carolina, United States. Two of his brothers had already died of disease in this same war.
Have you taken a DNA test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.
George is 25 degrees from Ingrid Bergman, 25 degrees from Bernardo Bertolucci, 21 degrees from Diahann Carroll, 21 degrees from Claudette Colbert, 27 degrees from Ronnie Colman, 25 degrees from Kirk Douglas, 27 degrees from Rutger Hauer, 19 degrees from Cloris Leachman, 23 degrees from Marcello Mastroianni and 21 degrees from Mark Weinheimer on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.
Categories: Caxton, Cambridgeshire | Pomfret, New York | New York, Immigrants from England | Died while Prisoner of War, United States of America, United States Civil War | 112th Regiment, New York Infantry, United States Civil War | Prisoners of War, United States of America, United States Civil War