George Danby

Male3 November 1827–24 February 1896

Brief Life History 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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George Danby
Eruea or Rue Slack
Marriage: 19 January 1853
Amulet Clerena Danby
Monirah Montague Danby
Hester Ann Danby
Samuel Chelson Danby
William James Danby
Climena Caroline Danby
Ross Charles Danby
Dexter Richard Danby
Theodore Danby

Sources (17)

  • George Danby, "Canada, Ontario Census, 1861"
  • George Denby, "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001"
  • George Danby in entry for W. J. Danby and Jennie Sharp, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    19 January 1853Charleston, Yonge, Leeds, Canada West, British Colonial America
  • Children (9)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (14)

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    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.


    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 Danby in North Yorkshire, originally named in Old Norse as Danabȳ ‘settlement of the Danes’, and thus cognate with Denby .

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

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