George Nidever and Sinforosa Sanchez de Nidever’s third son was baptized as José George Emigdio Nidever in Santa Barbara in 1847. He was known as George by the family and on census records and was six years old when the Lone Woman came to stay with the family in 1853.
DATE OF BIRTH: August 9, 1847
PLACE OF BIRTH: Santa Barbara, Alta California, Mexico
DATE OF DEATH: March 24, 1935
PLACE OF BURIAL: Santa Barbara, California, USA
1852 California State Census, Santa Barbara County, California, population schedule, Santa Barbara, p. 38 (penned), line 29, George Neidevir, digital image. Ancestry.com. (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed December 30, 2015), citing California State Library repository collection C144, roll 5.
Findagrave.com, Find A Grave, database and digital images, (http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=7880323&ref=acom: accessed January 20, 2016), photograph, gravestone for George E. Nidever (1847–1935), Calvary Cemetery, Santa Barbara, California.
José George Emigdio Nydever, “The Huntington Library, Early California Population Project Database, 2006,” Early California Population Project, entry for José George Emigdio Nydever, baptism 01830Y, August 12, 1847, citing Santa Barbara Presidio baptisms.
José George Emigdio Nidever
Last updated: November 16, 2018