George William Gearhard

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

The Life Summary 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 on 27 October 1902, in Worth, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 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
Verda Grace Cadle
Marriage: 27 October 1902
Viola Ivy Gearhard
Clarence Riley Gearhard
Lawrence M Gearheard
Sallie Gearheard
Margaret Josephine Gearhard

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 October 1902Worth, Missouri, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    1880 United States Federal Population Census; population 1,899
    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.
    1900 · Gold for Cash!
    Age 21
    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Gerhardt .

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

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    Sources (17)

    • George William Gearhard in entry for Clarence Riley Gearhard, "Iowa, Delayed Birth Records, 1850-1939"
    • Geo Gearheard, "United States Census, 1930"
    • George Gearland, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"

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