George S. Sweet

30 January 1919–23 September 2007 (Age 88)
Antrim, Michigan, United States

The Life of George S.

When George S. Sweet was born on 30 January 1919, in Antrim, Michigan, United States, his father, George S Sweet, was 56 and his mother, Oskie Leola Brewer, was 38. He married Marie Ann Commora on 29 July 1938, in Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Midland, Michigan, United States in 1935 and Larkin Township, Midland, Michigan, United States in 1940. He died on 23 September 2007, in Midland, Midland, Michigan, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Midland, Midland, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

George S. Sweet
1919–2007
Marie Ann Commora
1916–1990
Marriage: 29 July 1938
Joseph Sweet
1939–
Arnold Sweet
1956–2016

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 July 1938
Michigan, United States
children

(2)

    Joseph Sweet

    Male1939–Male

    Arnold Sweet

    Male1956–2016Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1920

Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1920

Age 1

Women are given the right to vote under the Nineteenth Amendment.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 23

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

Name Meaning

1 English (most common in the West Country): nickname from Middle English swete ‘sweet’, ‘pleasant’, ‘agreeable’. The Old English bynames Swēt(a) (masculine) and Swēte (feminine) derived from this word survived into the early Middle English period, and may also be sources of the surname.2 Translation of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Suess .3 In New England, a translation of French Ledoux .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Sweet, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George Sweet in household of George Sweet, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George Sweet in household of George Sweet, "United States Census, 1920"

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