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Hermann in Gasconade County, Missouri — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

George F. Bayer

 
 
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By William Fischer, Jr., July 21, 2012
1. George F. Bayer Marker
Inscription.  
In Memory Of
My Beloved Husband
George F. Bayer
Born: Sept. 27, 1800
Died: March 18, 1839
And Our Son
Charles H.
Born: May 16, 1837
Died: Jan. 29, 1839
Wife and children I must leave you
Leave my home and all my woe
But my beloved Savior calls me
Calls me to my heavenly home.


In Honor Of:
George F. Bayer, General Agent for the German Settlement Society and School Master, who purchased first land for the town of Hermann in 1837.

 
Erected 1986 by Historic Hermann Inc. and Hermann High School Honor Society.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Settlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 38° 41.934′ N, 91° 26.025′ W. Marker is in Hermann, Missouri, in Gasconade County. Marker is on Gutenberg Street south of 9th Street, on the right when traveling south. Marker is in Hermann Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Hermann MO 65041, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. "Big Hatchie" Steamboat Disaster (a few
George F. Bayer Grave Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 21, 2012
2. George F. Bayer Grave Marker
steps from this marker); The Weber-Schulte House (approx. 0.4 miles away); German School (approx. 0.4 miles away); Drusch-Koeller Building (approx. 0.4 miles away); Siedler's Building (approx. half a mile away); The Poeschel House (approx. half a mile away); The Peters House (approx. half a mile away); Schlender Building (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hermann.
 
Also see . . .
1. History of Hermann, Missouri. (Submitted on February 21, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. The German settlement society of Philadelphia and its colony, Hermann, Missouri (1907). (Submitted on February 21, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
George F. Bayer Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 21, 2012
3. George F. Bayer Markers
George F. Bayer Markers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., July 21, 2012
4. George F. Bayer Markers
Looking south along Gutenberg Street
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on February 21, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 338 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on February 21, 2013, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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