George Geddes

about 27 March 1780–
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

The Life Summary of George

When George Geddes was born about 27 March 1780, in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, his father, Robert Geddes, was 30 and his mother, Elizabeth McLellan, was 24.

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Family Time Line

Robert Geddes
1750–1812
Elizabeth McLellan
1756–1844
John Geddes
1776–1845
George Geddes
1780–
Charles Geddes
1791–
George Geddes
1799–1801
Alexander Geddes
1801–
Ester Geddes
1778–
Robert Geddes
1781–1781
William Carter Geddes
1782–1845
Michael Geddes
1784–1862
Robert Geddes
1786–1869
Ann Geddes
1786–1833
Elizabeth Geddes
1790–
Alex Geddes
1790–
Charles Geddes
1797–

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (3)

1823
Age 43
Oldest Grave Seen in Memorial List
1869
Age 89
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1871
Age 91
British Columbia joins the confederation.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Gaddis , from the lands of Geddes in Nairnshire.English: possibly a variant of Gedde, a nickname from Middle English gedde ‘pike’ (the fish), with post-medieval excrescent -s. However, the modern surname appears to be entirely Scottish in origin (see 1 above).

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

Possible Related Names

Gaddis
Geddis

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