George Homer Sellers

1850–Male
Indiana, United States

The Life of George Homer

When George Homer Sellers was born in October 1850, in Indiana, United States, his father, David Sellers, was 28 and his mother, Eliza Rubottom, was 24. He married Ida Fox on 14 October 1874, in Pike, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Illinois, United States in 1870 and Barry Township, Pike, Illinois, United States in 1900. He was buried in Hull, Pike, Illinois, United States.

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George Homer Sellers
1850–
Ida Fox
1857–1877
Marriage: 14 October 1874
Vesta Sellers
1876–1883

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 October 1874
Pike, Illinois, United States
children

(1)

    Vesta Sellers

    Female1876–1883Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

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World Events (8)

1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 1

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
1863

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 31

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire): patronymic from Seller 1–4.

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

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Sources (3)

  • George H Sellers, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George Sellars in household of David Sellars, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Homer Sellers in household of David Sellers, "United States Census, 1870"

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