George Stringer

about 1755–1827 (Age 72)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of George

George Stringer was born about 1755, in Pennsylvania, United States. He married Mary Officer about 1776, in West Fallowfield Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He registered for military service in 1777. He died in 1827, at the age of 72.

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George Stringer
Mary Officer
Marriage: about 1776
Joseph Officer Stringer

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World Events (6)

Age 21
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
Age 21
The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment
Age 39
The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

Name Meaning

(1997: 6170;2007: 12808; 2010: 17300)English:occupational name from Middle English strenger, stringer ‘man who worked at a string-hearth or furnace’, synonymous with Stringfellow . The name occurs frequently in districts where iron was smelted in medieval times.

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: George Stringer - Published information: death:
  • George Stringer, "United States Rosters of Revolutionary War Soldiers and Sailors, 1775-1783"

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