George Rubingh

11 July 1885–29 December 1945 (Age 60)
Graafschap, Allegan, Michigan, United States

The Life of George

When George Rubingh was born on 11 July 1885, in Graafschap, Allegan, Michigan, United States, his father, John Rubingh, was 40 and his mother, Hendrikjen 'Henrietta' Walkotte Rubingh, was 24. He married Nellie Wielinga on 5 November 1908, in Ellsworth Township, Lake, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Banks Township, Antrim, Michigan, United States for about 20 years and Antrim, Michigan, United States in 1935. He died on 29 December 1945, in Ellsworth, Antrim, Michigan, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Ellsworth Cemetery, Ellsworth, Antrim, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Rubingh
Nellie Wielinga
Marriage: 5 November 1908
John Rubingh
Bernie De Young
Charles Rubingh
Henrietta Rubingh

Spouse and Children

5 November 1908
Ellsworth Township, Lake, Michigan, United States


    John Rubingh


    Charles Rubingh


    Henrietta Rubingh


    Bernie De Young


Parents and Siblings


    Hendrikjen 'Henrietta' Walkotte Rubingh




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World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1887 · The Bagley Memorial Fountain

Age 2

"The Bagley Memorial Fountain was erected in 1887 with funds from the estate of John Judson Bagley. Bagley's will ordered the construction of the drinking fountain which would provide the people of Detroit ""water cold and pure as the coldest mountain stream."" H.H. Richards was the architect for the Romanesque-style, pink granite, lionhead fountain. It is engraved with the words, ""TESTAMENTARY GIFT FOR THE PEOPLE FROM JOHN JUDSON BAGLEY A.D. MDCCCLXXXVII""."
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 16

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

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Sources (3)

  • Geo Rubingh, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George Rubingh, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George Rubingh, "United States Census, 1920"

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