George Venis

May 1845–26 August 1918 (Age 73)
Boone, Indiana, United States

The Life of George

When George Venis was born in May 1845, in Boone, Indiana, United States, his father, John Venis, was 29 and his mother, Martha Chase, was 19. He married Lucy Wainscott on 23 February 1868, in Colfax, Perry Township, Clinton, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Washington Township, Boone, Indiana, United States in 1860 and Jackson Township, Clinton, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. He died on 26 August 1918, in Colfax, Perry Township, Clinton, Indiana, United States, at the age of 73.

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Family Time Line

George Venis
1845–1918
Lucy Wainscott
1850–1936
Marriage: 23 February 1868
Frank Allen Venis
1869–1961
Rosaline Venis
1870–1915
Emma Venis
1873–1894
Nettie E. Venis
1875–1962
John Lee Venis
1886–1909

Spouse and Children

    Male1845–1918Male

    Lucy Wainscott

    Female1850–1936Female

MARRIAGE
23 February 1868
Colfax, Perry Township, Clinton, Indiana, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1816–1903Male

    Martha Chase

    Female1826–1902Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 6

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
1865

Age 20

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Venus .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George Venis, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George Venus, "United States Census, 1870"
  • George Venis, "United States Census, 1880"

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