George Washington Cole

1843–1899 (Age 56)
Little River, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life of George Washington

When George Washington Cole was born in 1843, in Little River, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, his father, George Thomas Cole, was 39 and his mother, Louisa Alice Ogilvie, was 43. He married Margaret Ann McMullin on 28 February 1871. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada in 1871. He died in 1899, in Elderbank, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, at the age of 56, and was buried in Elderbank, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Cole
1843–1899
Margaret Ann McMullin
1843–1932
Marriage: 28 February 1871
Henry Everett Cole
1872–1945
Edwin S. Cole
1874–1874
Lilace Maud Cole
1875–1968
Sidney Morton Cole
1876–1964
Norman Willis Cole
1878–1961
Clarence Bourke Cole
1879–1923
Frank Maurice Cole
1882–1966
Alice Josephine Cole
1885–1957

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 February 1871
Little River, Musquodobit
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

World Events (2)

1869

Age 26

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1871

Age 28

British Columbia joins the confederation.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a Middle English pet form of Nicholas .2 English: from a Middle English personal name derived from the Old English byname Cola (from col ‘(char)coal’, presumably denoting someone of swarthy appearance), or the Old Norse cognate Koli.3 Scottish and Irish: when not of English origin, this is a reduced and altered form of McCool .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George Cole, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • George in entry for Frank M Cole, "Nova Scotia Marriages, 1864-1918"
  • George W Cole in entry for Edwin Cole, "Nova Scotia Births, 1864-1877"

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