George Washington McArthur

25 March 1848–23 January 1930 (Age 81)
Davenport, Scott, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of George Washington

When George Washington McArthur was born on 25 March 1848, in Davenport, Scott, Iowa, United States, his father, Gabriel Abram McArthur, was 30 and his mother, Elisabeth Glaspell, was 33. He married Lydia Katherine Green on 13 September 1869, in Scott, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Montana Township, Jewell, Kansas, United States in 1880 and Smith, Kansas, United States in 1900. He died on 23 January 1930, in Topeka Township, Shawnee, Kansas, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Cedar Hill Cemetery, Cora, Smith, Kansas, United States.

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George Washington McArthur
Lydia Katherine Green
Marriage: 13 September 1869
Lewis E. McArthur
Alice Ruth McArthur
Jennie May McArthur
Bertha Mable McArthur
George Ray Mc Arthur
Mary Mc Arthur
Guy Franklin Mc Arthur
Ethel Louise Mc Arthur
Cora Benton McArthur
Carrie Gertrude Mc Arthur

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World Events (8)

1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
Age 9
The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
Age 13
Kansas is the 34th state
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
Age 22
Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Artair, a patronymic from the Gaelic form of the personal name Arthur .

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

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Sources (15)

  • George Mc Arthur in household of Gobriel Mc Arthur, "United States Census, 1860"
  • George Mcarthur in household of Gabriel Mcarthur, "United States Census, 1850"
  • George Mc Arthur, "United States Census, 1880"

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