George Bear was born in 1860 in Ohio to Joseph Bear and Eve Beamer.
In 1870, George lived with his mother and siblings in Hancock County, Ohio.
On July 3, 1898, George married Mary Bowman in Hancock County, Ohio.
↑ 1.01.1 "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M62N-R13 : 12 April 2016), George Bear in household of Eve Bear, Ohio, United States; citing p. 6, family 38, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 552,717.
↑ "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:X891-Q7S : 8 December 2017), George W. Bear and Mary Bowman, 03 Jul 1898; citing Hancock, Ohio, United States, reference ; county courthouses, Ohio; FHL microfilm 1,299,108.