George Burrow

1847–Deceased (Age NaN)
Lauderdale, Alabama, United States

The Life of George

When George Burrow was born in 1847, in Lauderdale, Alabama, United States, his father, John Burrow, was 37 and his mother, Catherine Roanna Barron, was 36.

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Family Time Line

John Burrow
Catherine Roanna Barron
William Burrow
Joel A. Burrow
James H. Burrow
John Allan Burrow
Mary E Burrow
George Burrow
Rebecca M. Burrow

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World Events (3)

1849 · Capitol Building Destroyed by Fire

Age 2

The capitol building in Montgomery was destroyed by fire on December 14, 1849, the 30th anniversary of the state.

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 16

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Burrows .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • George Barrow in household of John Barrow, "United States Census, 1850"

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