George W Pomeroy

December 1869–before 1920 (Age 50)
Spring Creek Township, Dent, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of George W

When George W Pomeroy was born in December 1869, in Spring Creek Township, Dent, Missouri, United States, his father, Willis W Pumroy, was 31 and his mother, Nancy Jane Lewis, was 27. He married Ada Blackwood on 2 October 1897, in Howell, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Howell Township, Howell, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Thayer, Oregon, Missouri, United States in 1910. He died before 1920, at the age of 49.

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Family Time Line

George W Pomeroy
Ada Blackwood
Marriage: 2 October 1897
Roy Irving Pomeroy
Robert Pomeroy
William Lee Pomeroy
Lucille Pumroy

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 October 1897Howell, Missouri, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 1
    Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
    1870 · Giving all the right to vote
    Age 1
    The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
    Age 17
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin; mainly Devon and Dorset): habitational name from any of various places in northeastern France named with Old French pommeroie, pommeraie ‘apple orchard’ (collective of pomme ‘apple’). The name was established in Ireland in 1573.

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

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    Sources (13)

    • George P Pumroy, "United States Census, 1900"
    • George W Pomroy, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
    • Pomeroy in entry for Roy I Pomeroy, "Iowa, Death Records, 1904-1951"

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