(Jan. 20, 1829 - March 31, 1891)Born in Liverpool, England, George Dealey moved to Galveston in 1870 with his wife, Mary Ann (Nellins) Dealey (1829-1913), and their nine children. Dealey was a deeply religious man, who engaged in many charitable activities. In 1878 he persuaded Mrs. E.M. Arnold to help him organize a home for orphan children. He rented a house at 8th and Broadway, and on Oct. 20, 1878, opened the Island City Protestant Orphans Asylum.
|Placed By||Texas Historical Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, September 11th, 2014 at 4:44am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||15R E 326262 N 3242272|
|Decimal Degrees||29.29748333, -94.78875000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 29° 17.849', W 94° 47.325'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||29° 17' 50.94" N, 94° 47' 19.50" W|
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|Area Code(s)||409, 281|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1355-1399 21st St, Galveston TX 77550, US|
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