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Phillip DeGeer

Male 1842 - 1887  (45 years)


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  • Name Phillip DeGeer  [1
    Born 1842  Stouffville, Whitechurch Township, York County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • son of John DeGeer and Elizabeth Winterstein
    Gender Male 
    Memo 1868  Lexington, Sanilac County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • In 1868 the Council voted to expend seventy-five dollars as
      part payment for brass horns to be used by a band which had
      recently organized with Philip De Geer as director, the horns
      to be and remain the property of the village. The band became a
      famous one. The following list contains as many names of
      members of that first band as could be ascertained: Philip De
      Geer, Leader; Rens De Geer, Horn" ... and others
    MilService
    • Philip DeGeer was a buglar in the Fourth Michigan Volunteer
      Infantry regiment in the civil war. He was wounded in the wrist
      in the battle of Spotsylvania Court House in northern Virginia
      (May 8 - 21, 1864) and while being taken to the hospital in an
      ambulance composed the 'Drummer Boy at Vicksburg
    No Name 14 Jul 1870  Lexington, Sanilac County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Phillip DeGeer appeared on the census of 14 Jul 1870 in the
      household of David Maybee and Mary Mowland Lexington, Sanilac
      County, Michigan
    No Name 15 Apr 1887  Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • Phillip DeGeer died 15 Apr 1887 Minnesota
    Died 15 Apr 1887  Minnesota, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • He had no children
    Notes 
    • From the Maybee Society files. Not all data is verified. Say dates are estimates and are probably within 20 years. The Maybee Society keeps its data on The Master Genealogist�, and has been modified by Gary Hester?s WIT2NOTE� to form the GedCom file. This information is also available in a TMG file.
    Person ID I37018  Glenn Cook Family
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 

    Family Margaret Maybee,   b. Abt 1837, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 7 Mar 1870  Fremont, Sanilac County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 5
    • Maggie Mabee, age 28, born in MI, married Philip Degeer, age
      28, born in Canada, on Mar 7, 1870 in Sanilac County
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 
    Family ID F551605310  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S1234] Maybee Society, SANILAC CO MARRIAGES 1849-1867, SL FILM # 72660-014828 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S1233] Barbara Millar, Barbara Miller, FROM FAMILY NOTES COMPILED BY DIRECT DESCENDENTS OF JOHN DEGEER AND ELIZABETH WINTERSTEIN (I.E. MYRON DEGEER, EUGENE DEGEER (SR. AND JR.), RAYMOND HILL, AND MURIAL DEGEER, AMONG OTHERS) (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S1233] Barbara Millar, Barbara Miller, FROM A HISTORY OF LEXINGTON, SANILAC COUNTY BY FLORENCE H. WALTHER; MUSIC AND MUSICIANS (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S1315] Census - 1870 - Michigan, SANILAC COUNTY, PAGE 26, LINES 17-20 (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S1240] MS 257 - Steve Mabie, Steve Mabie, MICHIGAN MARRIAGES (Reliability: 3).