Obituary, Mrs. Georgeanna Hellyer....
Chicago Daily Tribune, April 16, 1914, P. 10.
Article indicates the relationships in the oldest generation of Hellyer and Silverthorne families.
- Bookwood Historical Collection, Star Lake
MRS. GEORGIANA HELLYER, 63 years old, wife of Frederick Hellyer, tea merchants of the United States and Japan, died at her residence in Riverside yesterday. In 1874, shortly after their marriage, the Hellyer's went to Japan, returning to the United States three years later, and in 1888 they moved to Riverside. Mrs. Hellyer leaves the following children: Mrs. John Liddell of Shanghai, China; Arthur Hellyer, Walter Hellyer, and Mrs. George Silverthorne of Riverside, and Harold Hellyer of Kobe, Japan. For many years Mrs. Hellyer lived in the Virginia Hotel.