When George Champeny Creed was born on 29 October 1833, in Barton St David, Somerset, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Creed, was 33 and his mother, Mary Ann Plucknett, was 33. He married Caroline Close Witcombe on 13 March 1856, in East Pennard, Somerset, England. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Nishnabotna, Atchison, Missouri, United States in 1870 and Dale Township, Atchison, Missouri, United States for about 20 years. He died on 14 January 1927, in Fairfax, Atchison, Missouri, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Holt, Missouri, United States.
Irish (Cork and Limerick): shortened form of Creedon , or a shortened variant of McCrudden through confusion with the Munster name Mac Críodáin (or Ó Críodáin).
English: habitational name from Creed Farm in Bosham, Sussex, so named with the Old English word crēde ‘weeds, plants’. In some cases the surname may be derived from the name of a place called Creed in Cornwall, named for the patron saint of the church, Saint Cride.
English: from the Middle English personal name Crede (from Old English Crēoda, the name of a Mercian king, of unexplained etymology).