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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George L. Waters
Mary J Eason
Lena Waters
William Waters
Clarence E Waters
Charley H Waters
George L Waters
James Waters
Annie Waters
Frederick Eason Waters
Brisco Waters
Claud Waters
Ruby Mae Waters

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+5 More Children

World Events (8)


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]

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 ).

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

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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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