George Danby

3 November 1827–24 February 1896 (Age 68)
Yonge, Leeds, Upper Canada, British Colonial America

The Life of George

When George Danby was born on 3 November 1827, in Yonge, Leeds, Upper Canada, British Colonial America, his father, Samuel Danby, was 37 and his mother, Permelia Palmer, was 21. He married Eruea or Rue Slack on 19 January 1853, in Charleston, Yonge, Leeds, Canada West, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Sycamore, Sycamore Township, Wyandot, Ohio, United States in 1870 and Liberty Township, Henry, Ohio, United States in 1880. He died on 24 February 1896, in Delta, York Township, Fulton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Wright Cemetery, Liberty Center, Henry, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Danby
1827–1896
Eruea or Rue Slack
1837–1874
Marriage: 19 January 1853
Amulet Clerena Danby
1853–1924
Monirah Montague Danby
1855–1924
Hester Ann Danby
1857–
Samuel Chelson Danby
1859–1942
William James Danby
1863–1942
Climena Caroline Danby
1865–1961
Ross Charles Danby
1868–1945
Dexter Richard Danby
1870–1921
Theodore Danby
1872–1874

Spouse and Children

    Male1827–1896Male

    Eruea or Rue Slack

    Female1837–1874Female

MARRIAGE
19 January 1853
Charleston, Yonge, Leeds, Canada West, British Colonial America
children

(9)

    Female1853–1924Female

    Monirah Montague Danby

    Female1855–1924Female

    Hester Ann Danby

    Female1857–Female

    Samuel Chelson Danby

    Male1859–1942Male

    William James Danby

    Male1863–1942Male

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Samuel Danby

    Male1790–1853Male

    Permelia Palmer

    Female1806–1875Female

siblings

(14)

    Caroline Danby

    Female1823–1905Female

    Frances Danby

    Female1826–Female

    Male1827–1896Male

    Drusilla Danby

    Female1829–1901Female

    Adeline Danby

    Female1833–1890Female

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 3

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 9

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1846

Age 19

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several places called Danby in North Yorkshire, originally named in Old Norse as Danabýr ‘settlement of the Danes’, and thus cognate with Denby .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Danby, "United States Census, 1870"
  • George Danby, "United States Census, 1880"
  • George Danby in entry for Dexter Richard Danby, "Minnesota Deaths, 1887-2001"

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