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Weyler, George M.

Posted by ceddleman 
Weyler, George M.
March 07, 2007 08:56PM
Kentucky: A History of the State, Perrin, Battle, Kniffin, 8th ed., 1888,
Bullitt Co.

GEORGE M. WEYLER was born in Louisville, March 24, 1848, and is a son of
George Weyler, who was a native of Germany, immigrated to America in 1830,
came to Louisville from New Orleans in 1832, and in the following year was
married to Miss Catherine Kritzer, and for many years thereafter resided
in Louisville. Our subject, at the breaking out of the civil war, being
yet a mere boy, joined the Union army; he enlisted in March 1863, the
Twenty-second Indiana Battery, Light Artillery, and served bravely till
[sic] the close of the struggle, when he returned to Louisville and was
married to Miss Eliza Phelps, February 26, 1874, a daughter of William and
Susan Phelps. They have five children--Katherine, born April 27, 1875;
Wm. Henry, December 2, 1876; Susan Belle, October 30, 1880; John Robert,
May 17, 1885, and Joseph Frederick, January 4, 1888. Mr. Weyler afterward
removed to a farm in Bullitt County, where he at present resides.
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