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Sheriff George Gee

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9th Sheriff of Chatham County

Chatham County Sheriff

Served: Aug 1804- Aug 1809

Appointed/Elected: Appointed

Age taking office: 38

Population: 11,841 in 1800

Birth date: 1767

Birth place: Chatham County, NC

Died: 1848 in Chatham County, NC 

Buried: Chatham County- “Gees” cemetery located in the Matthews Township on the east side of New US 421, 0.7 mile north of SR 2113, Sam Fields Road The marker reads Gee, George (b. ca. 1767 - d. ca. 1848) Age 81 at death. Chatham Co. Sheriff, 1805-09





Children: Martha, Sally, Eleanor, William, John, George, and Mary (Polly)


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Lewis & Clark Expedition reaches the Pacific Ocean. 


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