George A Swingle

March 1880–
Cedar, Missouri, United States

The Life of George A

When George A Swingle was born in March 1880, in Cedar, Missouri, United States, his father, John Swingle, was 26 and his mother, Eliza A Sallee, was 22. He lived in Box Township, Cedar, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Eagle Township, Payne, Oklahoma, United States in 1910.

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Family Time Line

John Swingle
1854–
Eliza A Sallee
1858–1916
George A Swingle
1880–
John Abraham Swingle
1885–1967
Effie Swingle
1887–
Hettie E Swingle
1891–1967
Lula Ann Swingle
1892–1925
James Riley Swingle
1894–1951
Charles F Swingle
1896–
Thomas Harrison Swingle
1898–1966
Ruth Swingle
1904–

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 24

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 32

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 English: metonymic occupational name for a worker in the linen or hemp industry, from Middle English swingle ‘swingle’, a wooden implement used for beating flax or hemp (Middle Dutch swinghel, from the verb ‘to swing’).2 Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Zwingel, a topographic name from Middle High German zwingel ‘citadel’.

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

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Sources (2)

  • George A Swingle in household of Minch Swingle, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George A Swingle in household of Eija A Swingle, "United States Census, 1900"

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