George Nelson Roberts Jr

25 January 1884–24 March 1972 (Age 88)
Westford, Otsego, New York, United States

The Life of George Nelson

When George Nelson Roberts Jr was born on 25 January 1884, in Westford, Otsego, New York, United States, his father, George Nelson Roberts, was 49 and his mother, Francena H North, was 43. He married Catherine Rollwagen in 1932, in Cooperstown, Otsego, Otsego, New York, United States. He lived in Yonkers, Westchester, New York, United States in 1920. He died on 24 March 1972, in Little Falls, Herkimer, New York, United States, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

George Nelson Roberts Jr
1884–1972
Catherine Rollwagen
1891–1976
Marriage: 1932

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1932
Cooperstown, Otsego, Otsego, New York, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 2

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 23

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is very frequent in Wales and west central England. It is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of a like-sounding Jewish surname.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George N Roberts in household of George M Roberts, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George N Roberts, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George N Roberts, "United States Census, 1940"

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