George M. Winslow

March 1877–23 February 1971 (Age 94)
Ypsilanti, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States

The Life of George M.

When George M. Winslow was born in March 1877, in Ypsilanti, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States, his father, John Wesley Winslow, was 24 and his mother, Nellie L Sayre, was 26. He married Julia M. Tygh on 26 November 1903, in Jackson, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He immigrated to Vermont, United States in 1931 and lived in Clearwater, Pinellas, Florida, United States in 1920 and Summit Township, Jackson, Michigan, United States for about 10 years. He died on 23 February 1971, in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw, Michigan, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

George M. Winslow
Julia M. Tygh
Marriage: 26 November 1903
Morris G. Winslow
Alice Marion Winslow

Spouse and Children

26 November 1903
Jackson, Michigan, United States


    Morris G. Winslow


    Alice Marion Winslow


Parents and Siblings

    John Wesley Winslow


    Nellie L Sayre




World Events (8)

1878 · St. Mary's Episcopal Church is Built

Age 1

The Episcopal Diocese of Florida organized a mission church in 1878 to provide a location that could serve seasonal guests. Visitors and residents from Green Cove Springs raised over $1000 to build the church. On March 10, 1879, the Church held its first service. This location is notable because it would eventually be added to U.S. National Register of Historic Places (February 17, 1978).
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

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.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 25

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Winslow, a place in Buckinghamshire named from the genitive case of the Old English personal name or byname Wine (meaning ‘friend’) + Old English hlāw ‘hill’, ‘mound’, ‘barrow’.

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

Sources (3)

  • George W Winslow, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George M Winston, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George M Winsboro, "United States Census, 1910"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.