George Dallas Close

14 January 1845–29 June 1849 (Age 4)
Lexington, Lexington Township, Scott, Indiana, United States

The Life of George Dallas

When George Dallas Close was born on 14 January 1845, in Lexington, Lexington Township, Scott, Indiana, United States, his father, Sanford Close, was 34 and his mother, Rhoda A Hardy, was 29. He died on 29 June 1849, in his hometown, at the age of 4.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Sanford Close
Rhoda A Hardy
Hannah Close
Elvira Dorcas Close
David Close
Mary Josephine Close
George Dallas Close
Isadorah Close
Clinton Close

Parents and Siblings

    Sanford Close


    Rhoda A Hardy




+2 More Children

World Events (1)


Age 1

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

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by an enclosure of some sort, such as a courtyard set back from the main street or a farmyard, from Middle English clos(e) (Old French clos, from Late Latin clausum, past participle of claudere ‘to close’).2 English: from Middle English clos(e) ‘secret’, applied as a nickname for a reserved or secretive person.3 Dutch: variant of Claeys .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Legacy NFS Source: George Dallas Close - Published information: death: 29 June 1849; Lexington, Scott, Indiana, United States

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.