George FITZWATER

about January 1819–31 May 1845 (Age 26)
Ohio, United States

The Life of George

When George FITZWATER was born about January 1819, in Ohio, United States, his father, William Fitzwater, was 29 and his mother, Elinor, was 24. He married Catherine Chesser about 1840. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died on 31 May 1845, in Clermont, Ohio, United States, at the age of 26, and was buried in Union Cemetery, Batavia Township, Clermont, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

George FITZWATER
1819–1845
Catherine Chesser
1817–1900
Marriage: about 1840
William Fitzwater
1841–1916

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1840
children

(1)

    William Fitzwater

    Male1841–1916Male

Parents and Siblings

    William Fitzwater

    Male1790–1832Male

    Elinor

    Female1795–1851Female

siblings

(6)

    Male1812–1883Male

    Male1819–1845Male

    Henry Sargeant Fitzwater

    Male1823–1896Male

    Miss Fitzwater

    Female1825–1825Female

    Sarah Fitzwater

    Female1826–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 0

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 1

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 11

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

Irish: altered spelling of the Anglo-Norman French patronymic Fitzwalter ‘son of Walter’ ( see Walter ). Compare Fitzgerald .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Schaega Fitzwater in entry for William Fitzwater, "Ohio Deaths, 1908-1953"
  • George Fitzwater, "BillionGraves Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: George FITZWATER - Published information: birth-name: George FITZWATER

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