George Washington Sitton

3 May 1857–27 April 1930 (Age 72)
Lindale, Smith, Texas, United States

The Life Summary of George Washington

When George Washington Sitton was born on 3 May 1857, in Lindale, Smith, Texas, United States, his father, Samuel Benjamin Sitton, was 42 and his mother, Martha A. Henegar, was 25. He married Frances Etta Mc Cameron on 13 November 1877, in Lindale, Smith, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Texas, United States in 1870 and Justice Precinct 6, Mitchell, Texas, United States for about 50 years. He died on 27 April 1930, at the age of 72, and was buried in Sitton Cemetery, Lindale, Smith, Texas, United States.

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George Washington Sitton
Frances Etta Mc Cameron
Marriage: 13 November 1877
Daisie Zula Sitton
Samuel Benjamin Sitton
John Powell Sitton
Earl Mc Cameron Sitton
Allen Dean Sitton
Jennie Frances Sitton
O Z Sitton
B. C. Sitton
R. C. Sitton
George Denzil Sitton Sr

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 November 1877Lindale, Smith, Texas, United States
  • Children


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    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States
    Age 4
    On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.
    Age 6
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway
    Age 24
    Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.

    Name Meaning

    English (London): possibly a variant of Seaton .Jewish (from the Ottoman Empire): variant of Sutton .

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

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    Sources (13)

    • George Sutton in household of Samuel Sutton, "United States Census, 1870"
    • George Sitton in entry for Allen Dean Sitton, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
    • George Sitton, "United States Census, 1880"

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