George W. M. Pitman (1819- )
George W. Pitman was the son of
Joseph and Joanna (Meserve) Pitman, born in Bartlett, NH May 8, 1819. He lived with his parents until he was twelve years of age, then went to work in the tavern of his cousins,
Stephen and Ezra Meserve. He remained there for three years and then returned home. He was educated at the public schools and North Conway and Fryeburg, Maine, academies. In the fall of 1840 he married
Emeline, daughter of Levi and Ann M. (Davis) Chubbuck and continued to remain in Bartlett. The children of
George and wife Emeline were: (1) Joan M., married Lyman
Charles; (2) Mary A.; (3) Angevine (4) Winthrop M., (5)
Lycurgus; (6) William; (7) Adnah, married Charles E. Wingate; (8)
Levi C.; (9) Joseph H.; (10) Emma, married George A. Carson; (11) Andrew J.
Mrs. Pitman died March 1, 1880, aged sixty-six. She was a woman of sterling Christian character, and her influence was felt for many years to follow.
Judge Pitman served as judge of probate from 1870-1872. Was chosen president of the same body the following years. Judge Pitman, his father
Joseph and his son Lycurgus, three generations, have each been chosen state senator. He served his remaining years as a leading lawyer of Carroll County.
History of Carroll County New Hampshire 1889
by Georgia Drew Merrill