George Isaac Brittian

8 April 1855–19 March 1943 (Age 87)
Claiborne, Louisiana, United States

The Life of George Isaac

When George Isaac Brittian was born on 8 April 1855, in Claiborne, Louisiana, United States, his father, Thomas Jefferson Brittain, was 29 and his mother, Susan Oaks, was 23. He married Hannah Lois Hargis on 7 December 1876, in Nacogdoches, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Nacogdoches, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Justice Precinct 1, Jack, Texas, United States in 1900. He died on 19 March 1943, in Texas, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

George Isaac Brittian
1855–1943
Hannah Lois Hargis
1857–1942
Marriage: 7 December 1876
Lois L Britain
1877–
George M Britain
1879–1968
William E Britain
1885–
Ellis M Britain
1887–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 December 1876
Nacogdoches, Texas, United States
children

(4)

    Lois L Britain

    Female1877–Female

    Male1879–1968Male

    William E Britain

    Male1885–Male

    Ellis M Britain

    Male1887–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Jefferson Brittain

    Male1825–1880Male

    Susan Oaks

    Female1832–1922Female

siblings

(11)

    William Lafayette Britain

    Male1851–1864Male

    Nancy Elizabeth Brittain

    Female1853–1882Female

    Male1855–1943Male

    Burrell Mosley Brittain

    Male1857–1896Male

    Female1859–1896Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States

Age 6

On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.
1863

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Age 26

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.

Name Meaning

English: altered spelling of Brittain .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George T Britton in household of Thomas G Britton, "United States Census, 1870"
  • George I Britain, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George I Britain, "United States Census, 1900"

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