Lincoln County West Virginia Biography of George W. WYSONG


            George W. WYSONG, born in Cabell county, September 17, 1855; in that county, on the 25th of January, 1883, was united in marriage with Mary E. Sits, who was born in Cabell county in 1858. U.M. and Mary (Funk) Wysong were the parents of George W., and his wife is a daughter of Godfrey and Mary A. (McComas) Sits, residents of Cabell county still. Calvin Wysong, brother of George W., was killed in service during the war between the States. George W. is engaged in a mercantile business, his store situated on Guyan river. He is a young man possessing good business qualities, and has built up a good trade in general merchandise. He has served Sheridan district as commissioner of board of education. Address him at Hamlin, Lincoln county, West Virginia.


      Extracted from West Virginia Heritage Encyclopedia, a reprint of Hardesty's Historical and Geographical Encyclopedia Lincoln County, WV, Biographies List, 1884.

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