George McClelland Woodring

February 1863–8 June 1943 (Age 80)
Monroe, Ohio, United States

The Life of George McClelland

When George McClelland Woodring was born in February 1863, in Monroe, Ohio, United States, his father, William Woodring, was 29 and his mother, Sarah Harris, was 25. He married Ida 'Bunny' May Gibson on 16 June 1883, in Wirt, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 5 daughters. He lived in Elizabeth Magisterial District, Wirt, West Virginia, United States in 1900 and Painesville, Lake, Ohio, United States in 1930. He died on 8 June 1943, in Spencer, Roane, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Knights of Pythias Cemetery, Wirt, West Virginia, United States.

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George McClelland Woodring
Ida 'Bunny' May Gibson
Marriage: 16 June 1883
Vella Woodring Evans
Agnes Olga Woodring
Ivy Woodring
Sarah Emily Woodring
Edward Woodring
Georgia B Woodring

Spouse and Children

16 June 1883
Wirt, West Virginia, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    William Woodring


    Sarah Harris




+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 2

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."

Age 23

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived in a wood, from an unattested Old English word wuduring, a derivative of wudu ‘wood’ ( see Wood ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Geo B M Woodring in household of Wm Woodring, "United States Census, 1880"
  • George M Woodring in household of William Woodring, "United States Census, 1870"
  • G M Woodring, "United States Census, 1900"

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