George W. Stigler

1849–1940 (Age 90)
Holmes, Mississippi, United States

The Life of George W.

When George W. Stigler was born on 5 May 1849, in Holmes, Mississippi, United States, his father, Simeon Stigler, was 47 and his mother, Sarah Shaw, was 29. He married Trianna Wilson on 31 December 1873, in Holmes, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He died on 23 January 1940, in Lexington, Holmes, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 90.

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George W. Stigler
Trianna Wilson
Marriage: 31 December 1873
Bessie Shaw Stigler
Annie B. Stigler
Maude M. Stigler

Spouse and Children

31 December 1873
Holmes, Mississippi, United States


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 12

Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 26

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Stiegler .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Geo W Stigler in household of Sarah Stigler, "United States Census, 1870"
  • George Stigler in household of Simeon Stigler, "United States Census, 1860"
  • G W Stigler, "United States Census, 1880"

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