George William Gearhard

29 November 1879–19 March 1957 (Age 77)
Underwood, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life of George William

When George William Gearhard was born on 29 November 1879, in Underwood, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, his father, William Riley Gearhard, was 34 and his mother, Martha Lucinda Ridgeway, was 19. He married Verda Grace Cadle about 1901. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1915 and Hardin Township, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1920. He died on 19 March 1957, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

George William Gearhard
1879–1957
Verda Grace Cadle
1881–
Marriage: about 1901
Viola Ivy Gearhard
1903–1981
Clarence Riley Gearhard
1905–1973
Lawrence M Gearheard
1907–
Sallie Gearheard
1909–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1901
children

(4)

    Viola Ivy Gearhard

    Female1903–1981Female

    Male1905–1973Male

    Lawrence M Gearheard

    Male1907–Male

    Sallie Gearheard

    Female1909–Female

Parents and Siblings

    William Riley Gearhard

    Male1845–1939Male

    Martha Lucinda Ridgeway

    Female1860–1924Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

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.
1896 · ""

Age 17

"""Post office name was changed from """"Boise City"""" to """"Boise"""" in 1896. Remains as such today."""
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 21

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Gierhard, a variant of Gerhardt .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George Gearhard in household of William Gearhard, "Iowa State Census, 1895"
  • George Gearhard, "Iowa State Census, 1915"
  • George Gearhart in household of William M Gearhart, "United States Census, 1920"

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