George S. Rentz1

M, #12525, b. 11 June 1843, d. 5 September 1919
     George S. Rentz was born on 11 June 1843 at Thomasville, Thomas County, Georgia.1,2 As of 11 June 1843, George S. Rentz was also known as George Rentz.2 He may have been born on 10 June 1843 at Georgia.3 He was the son of John Alexander Rentz and Josephine Blackshear Moore.2 He appeared on the census of 15 October 1850 in the household of John A. Rentz and Josephine Blackshear Rentz at Hayneville, Houston County, Georgia.2 He married Martha Ward Scott circa 1869.4 He became a widower upon the death of his wife, Martha Ward Scott, on 10 December 1907 at Bosqueville, McLennan County, Texas.4 He died of uremia at 10 pm on 5 September 1919 at Waco, McLennan County, Texas, at age 76 years, 2 months and 25 days.3,1 He was buried on 6 September 1919 at Bosqueville Cemetery, Bosqueville, McLennan County, Texas.3,1

Family: George S. Rentz and Martha Ward Scott


  1. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial# 21710504 - Sgt George S Rentz.
  2. [S1307] 1850 United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah.
  3. [S1293] Texas, U.S., Death Certificates, 1903-1982, online, Name:     G S Rentz
    Birth Date:     10 Jun 1843
    Birth Place:     Georgia
    Gender:     Male
    Race:     White
    Father:     J H Rentz
    Mother:     Josephine Moare
    Age at Death:     76
    Death Date:     5 Sep 1919
    Death Place:     Waco, McLennan, Texas, USA.
  4. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial# 21710489 - Martha Ward "Mattie" Scott Rentz.