George Baxter Piatt

May 1845–
Westchester, New York, United States

The Life Summary of George Baxter

When George Baxter Piatt was born in May 1845, in Westchester, New York, United States, his father, Holly Piatt, was 41 and his mother, Mary Polly Loder, was 35. He married Kate Josephine Engbert on 31 May 1881, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States in 1900 and Jersey City, Bergen Township, Bergen, New Jersey, United States for about 10 years.

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George Baxter Piatt
Kate Josephine Engbert
Marriage: 31 May 1881
May Piatt
Holly David Piatt
Eva Piatt
George Baxter Piatt
Harry Leonard Piatt
Gertrude E Piatt
Walter Howard Piatt

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    31 May 1881Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 2
    A battalion of volunteers from New Jersey assisted during the Mexican-American War. They were active from 1847 to 1848 and divided among four companies. The battalion assisted during the Battle of Contreras and the Battle of Churubusco.
    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 31
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: Huguenot name, apparently from a French personal name, Piat (Latin Piatus).

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

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    Sources (11)

    • George B. Piatt in household of Holly Piatt, "United States Census, 1880"
    • George Pyatt in household of Holly Pyatt, "United States Census, 1850"
    • George Pyatt in household of Holly Pyatt, "New York State Census, 1855"

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