George Washington Amick

8 October 1837–17 October 1913 (Age 76)
Bedford, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of George Washington

When George Washington Amick was born on 8 October 1837, in Bedford, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, David Amick, was 25 and his mother, Hannah May Robison, was 24. He married Jane Elizabeth " Jennie" Sparks on 30 November 1865, in Monroe Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Pennsylvania, United States in 1870. He died on 17 October 1913, in Monroe Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Clearville Union Church Cemetery, Clearville, Monroe Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Amick
Jane Elizabeth " Jennie" Sparks
Marriage: 30 November 1865
Frank Reynolds Amick
Ida Florence Amick
Ralph Lurene Amick
Gertrude "Girda" Olive Amick
Lola Clara Amick
Umphrey Alroy Amick
Lena Annie Amick
Dora Hannah Belle Amick
Johnny Milton Amick
Nellie Verda Amick
William Ross Amick

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 November 1865Monroe Township, Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (7)

    Age 9
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 26
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
    Age 26
    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Emig or Emich . Compare Aumick .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (25)

    • George Amick in household of David Amick, "United States Census, 1850"
    • George W Amick, "Pennsylvania, Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Marriage Records, 1512-1989"
    • George Amick in entry for Lena Everts, "Iowa, County Death Records, 1880-1992"

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