Georgia Ethel Sellars

Brief Life History of Georgia Ethel

When Georgia Ethel Sellars was born on 7 June 1882, in Round Prairie, Benton, Arkansas, United States, her father, Wesley A Sellars, was 42 and her mother, Mary Ann Frances Phillips, was 33. She married Otis W. Kisner about 1903, in Watertown, Wilson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Jasper, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. She died on 6 May 1917, at the age of 34, and was buried in Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, United States.

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Benjamin Berton Boatright
Georgia Ethel Sellars
Marriage: 15 October 1906
Burton Benjamin Boatright
Pearl Myrtle Boatright
Helen Frances Boatright

Sources (4)

  • Georgia Sellars in household of Frances Sellars, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Georgia Ethel Sellers Boatright, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Georgia Sellars in entry for Helen B Temples, "United States, Social Security Numerical Identification Files (NUMIDENT), 1936-2007"

World Events (8)

1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.


Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Sellers .

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

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