George Washington Wiseman

28 November 1841–20 January 1920 (Age 78)
Lawrence, Ohio, United States

The Life of George Washington

When George Washington Wiseman was born on 28 November 1841, in Lawrence, Ohio, United States, his father, Allen Wiseman, was 24 and his mother, Amanda Irwin, was 19. He married Nancy C. McCartney on 3 April 1862, in Lawrence, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Stockville, Frontier, Nebraska, United States in 1885 and Russell Township, Frontier, Nebraska, United States in 1900. He died on 20 January 1920, in Elm Creek, Buffalo, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Elm Creek, Buffalo, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Wiseman
1841–1920
Nancy C. McCartney
1845–1891
Marriage: 3 April 1862
George Washignton Wiseman
1868–
Charles Wiseman
1862–1970
Samuel Wiseman
1862–1970
Julia B. Wiseman
1867–1944
John F. Wiseman
1868–
Nina Wiseman
1871–
James Josiah Wiseman
1875–1948

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 April 1862
Lawrence, Ohio, United States
children

(7)

    Julia B. Wiseman

    Female1867–1944Female

    George Washignton Wiseman

    Male1868–Male

    John F. Wiseman

    Male1868–Male

    Nina Wiseman

    Female1871–Female

    James Josiah Wiseman

    Male1875–1948Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Allen Wiseman

    Male1817–1885Male

    Amanda Irwin

    Female1822–1874Female

siblings

(12)

    Mary Ann Wiseman

    Female1840–1882Female

    Male1841–1920Male

    Dr Samuel Vinton Wiseman

    Male1843–1924Male

    John Franklin Wiseman

    Male1846–1936Male

    Henry Johnson Wiseman

    Male1848–1851Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 5

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1854 · The Creation of the Republican Party

Age 13

A debate continues over the location of the creation of the Republican Party. Some sources claim that the party was formed in Ripon, Wisconsin, on February 28, 1854. Others claim the first meeting of the Republican Party took place in Jackson, Michigan, on July 6, 1854, where the Republican Party was officially organized. Over 1,000 people were present and candidates were selected for the party, thus making it the first Republican convention.
1863

Age 22

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: nickname for a wise man, from Wise + man ‘man’.2 Americanized spelling of German Weismann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George W Wiseman in household of [illegible] Wiseman, "United States Census, 1860"
  • George W Wiseman in household of James J Wiseman, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George Wiseman, "United States Census, 1870"

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