George Oswalt

about 1784–about 1825 (Age 41)
Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of George

When George Oswalt was born about 1784, in Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Tobias Oswalt, was 29 and his mother, Rachel Huston, was 25. He married Eve about 1814, in Bedford, Pennsylvania, United States. He died about 1825, in Richland, Ohio, United States, at the age of 41.

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Family Time Line

George Oswalt
1784–1825
Eve
1798–
Marriage: 1818
John Oswalt
1820–

Spouse and Children

    Male1784–1825Male

    Eve

    Female1798–Female

MARRIAGE
1818
Of Clay City,In
children

(1)

    John Oswalt

    Male1820–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Tobias Oswalt

    Male1755–1827Male

    Rachel Huston

    Female1759–1841Female

siblings

(19)

+14 More Children

World Events (8)

1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 2

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.
1787 · Second State to Ratify U.S. Constitution

Age 3

On December 12, 1787, Pennsylvania ratified the U.S. Constitution.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 16

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Oswald .

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

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