He married Hettia Mars (or Moss or Mors) January 14, 1886 in Eminence, Shannon County, Missouri. According to their marriage license, they were married at Richard Johnson's by G W Rowlett. Hettie was born March 1, 1867 in Ohio to G. W. and Sarah Ann Taylor (or Tayler) Mars (or Moss or Mors). She died in Jackson Township, Douglas County, Missouri, May 4, 1912. Hettie is buried in the Blanch Cemetery.
George and Hettie had four known children:
I have a photo which was a possession of W B Pyeatt (brother to George) which says on the back "W B Pyeatt's oldest brothers children". It has a young girl about 3-4 years old standing by a seated child of about a year old. I feel that it is a photo of two of George and Hettie's children.
Hettie died in Douglas County in 1912. Her death certificate appears as follows:
Missouri State Board of Health; Certificate of Death; County: Douglas; Township: Jackson; City: [blank]; Registration District: 1062; Primary Registration District: 5392; File No: 19877; Registered No: 5; Full Name: Hettia Pyeatt; Sex: F; Color: W; Marital Status: married; Date of Birth: Mar. 1, 1867; Age: 45 yrs 1 mnths 20 ds; Occupation: House wife; General nature of industry: House work; Birthplace: Ohio; Name of father: G. W. Mars [or Mors]; Birthplace of Father: Virginia; Maiden Name of Mother: Sarah Ann Tayler [or Taylor]; Birthplace of Mother: York State; Informant: Patt Bell; Informant Address: Bertha, Mo; Filed: June 4, 1912 C H Ross; Date of Death: May 4, 1912; I hereby certify that I attended the deceased from April 27, 1912, to May 4, 1912, that I last saw her alive on [ditto marks (May 4)], 1912, and that death occurred on the date stated above, at ? m. The cause of death was as follows: Gangrene of the lung an abscess on Right lung when contents discharged caused strangulation; Duration: 27 ds; Contributory and duration: Pneumonia (fever) or tuberculosis; (signed) Dr T. D. Gordon, MD May 9, 1912 (Address) Dora Mo; Place of burial or removal: Blanch Cem; Date of Burial: May 5, 1912; Undertaker: Patt Bell; Undertaker address: Bertha, Mo [this certificate has two supplementals which have been combined into this original information]
George married second Mary Simpson on September 2, 1918. She was born c1845 in Missouri to ? Stuesman/Stursman and Margaret Fancher. Mary died in Shannon County, Missouri, on January 19, 1930. Her death certificate reads as follows:
Missouri State Board of Health; Certificate of Death; County: Shannon; Township: Emminence; City: [blank]; No: [blank]; Street: [blank]; Ward: [blank]; Registration District: 824; Primary Registration District: 6076; File No: 3716; Registered No: [blank]; Full Name: Mary Pyeatt; Residence: [blank]; Length of residence in city where death occurred: [blank] yrs [blank] mos [blank] ds; Sex: F; Race: W; Marital status: Married; Name of Spouse: George Pyeatt [looks like ‘Grarge Pyratt’ because way writer makes their ‘e’]; Date of birth: Jan 19 – 1845 [‘Un’ marked out]; Age: 85 yrs [blank] mos [blank] ds [this may have been a guess without actual birthdate known]; Occupation: Hwf; Industry or Business: [blank]; Date deceased last worked: [blank]; Total years spent in this occupation: [blank]; Birthplace: Mo; Name of Father: ______ Stuesman/Stursman; Birthplace of Father: [blank]; Maiden name of Mother: Margaret Fancher; Birthplace of Mother: Mo; Informant and address: George Pyeatt, Emminence Mo; Filed: 1-18 - 1930 Frank Hyde MD; Date of Death: Jan 19- , 1930; I hereby certify, that I attended deceased from Jan 1 - 1930 to Jan 19-, 1930 that I last saw her alive on Jan 1-, 1930, and that death occurred, on the date stated above, at 12 _ m; Cause of Death: Apoplexy 82a 74a; Duration: [blank] yrs [blank] mos [blank] ds; Contributory and duration: Apoplexy; Where was disease contracted: [blank]; Did an operation precede death: [blank]; Was there an autopsy? [blank]; What tested confirmed diagnosis? [blank]; Physician and address: Frank Hyde, M.D. 1-19-, 1930 / (address blank); Place of Burial, Cremation or Removal: Tripp Cemetry (marked out) Bithels; Date of Burial: 1-20 1930; Undertaker: none; Undertaker address: [blank]