George L. Waters

16 June 1849–
Marietta, Cobb, Georgia, United States

The Life of George L.

When George L. Waters was born on 16 June 1849, in Marietta, Cobb, Georgia, United States, his father, Elias Earl Waters, was 37 and his mother, Nancy Benson, was 25. He married Amanda in 1885, in Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Morgan, Georgia, United States in 1900 and Fitzgerald, Ben Hill, Georgia, United States in 1910.

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Family Time Line

George L. Waters
1849–
Mary J Eason
1856–1936
Lena Waters
1876–
William Waters
1878–
Clarence E Waters
1880–1908
Charley H Waters
1885–
George L Waters
1887–1942
James Waters
1889–
Annie Waters
1891–
Frederick Eason Waters
1893–1952
Brisco Waters
1896–1975
Claud Waters
1898–
Ruby Mae Waters
1899–2000

Spouse and Children

children

(11)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1857

Age 8

Historical Boundaries - 1857: Cobb, Georgia, United States; *1858: Milton, Georgia, United States; **Fulton, Georgia, United States. [* Milton County created from parts of northeastern Cobb, southeastern Cherokee, and southwestern Forsyth counties. **Milton merged with Fulton County]
1863

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 32

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from an altered form of the personal name Walter .2 English: variant of Water 2.3 Irish: when not the English surname, an Anglicized form of various Gaelic names taken to be derived from uisce ‘water’ ( see for example Haskin , Hiskey , Tydings ).

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  • George L Waters, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George L Waters, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George L Waters, "United States Census, 1880"

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