George Mitchell Hazzard

23 July 1873–3 August 1947 (Age 74)
Berlin Township, Ionia, Michigan, United States

The Life of George Mitchell

When George Mitchell Hazzard was born on 23 July 1873, in Berlin Township, Ionia, Michigan, United States, his father, Charles Wesley Hazzard, was 29 and his mother, Harriet Mitchell, was 21. He married Nettie Pearl Miley on 31 December 1902, in Lake Odessa, Ionia, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 3 August 1947, in Grand Rapids, Kent, Michigan, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Berlin Center, Ionia, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Mitchell Hazzard
1873–1947
Nettie Pearl Miley
1872–1930
Marriage: 31 December 1902
Ruby Laura Hazzard
1904–1994
Dorothy Pearl Hazzard
1908–2004

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 December 1902
Lake Odessa, Ionia, Michigan, United States
children

(2)

    Ruby Laura Hazzard

    Female1904–1994Female

    Dorothy Pearl Hazzard

    Female1908–2004Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Male1873–1947Male

    Ella Alice Hazzard

    Female1875–1936Female

    Martha B. Hazzard

    Female1877–1931Female

    Female1882–1949Female

    Curtis B Hazzard

    Male1884–1888Male

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

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.
1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 6

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 23

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hazard .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Hazzard, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George Hazzard, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George Hazzard, "United States Census, 1910"

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