George Carr

13 January 1853–4 January 1921 (Age 68)
Lauderdale, Mississippi, United States

The Life of George

When George Carr was born on 13 January 1853, in Lauderdale, Mississippi, United States, his father, Lawrence Parker Carr Jr., was 58 and his mother, Margaret Suttle, was 41. He married Frances "Fannie" J Swindle on 1 January 1880, in Noxubee, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Beat 2, Winston, Mississippi, United States for about 20 years. He died on 4 January 1921, in Winston, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Good Hope Cemetery, Winston, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Carr
1853–1921
Frances "Fannie" J Swindle
1860–1930
Marriage: 1 January 1880
Robert Lafayette Carr
1883–1939
Infant Carr
Margaret Parlee Carr
1884–1885
Minnie Carr
1885–1985
Ida Lucinda Carr
1886–
Lee Ellen Carr
1889–1911
Matthew Carr
1890–1914
Infant Carr
1891–1891
James Thomas Carr
1892–1971
Andrew George Carr
1894–1897
Laura Carr
1897–1966
Leona Carr
1899–1899
Lawrence Parker Carr
1900–1964

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 January 1880
Noxubee, Mississippi, United States
children

(13)

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(18)

    Female1828–Female

    Stephen Suttle Carr

    Male1830–Male

    Margaret J. Carr

    Female1832–Female

    Margaret Amandy Carr

    Female1832–Female

    Robert Mondrowe Carr

    Male1834–Male

+13 More Children

World Events (8)

1861

Age 8

Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.
1863

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 19

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

1 Northern English and Scottish: variant of Kerr .2 Irish (Ulster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Carra ‘descendant of Carra’, a byname meaning ‘spear’.3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Chathair, a Donegal name meaning ‘son of the servant of Cathair’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Carr, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George Carr, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George Carr, "United States Census, 1900"

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