George Washington Sliger

1844–before 1900 (Age 56)
Roane, Tennessee, United States

The Life of George Washington

When George Washington Sliger was born in 1844, in Roane, Tennessee, United States, his father, William Sliger, was 42 and his mother, Catherine Lamon, was 28. He lived in Tennessee, United States in 1870. He died before 1900, at the age of 55.

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Family Time Line

William Sliger
1802–1870
Catherine Lamon
1816–1880
Andrew Jackson Sligar
1836–1905
Joseph M. Sliger
1852–
Sarah Elizabeth Sliger
1837–1913
Thomas Frank Sliger
1839–1925
Adam J. Sliger
1842–
William Franklin Sliger
1843–1909
George Washington Sliger
1844–1900
Margaret L. Sliger
1846–
Martha Ann Sliger
1849–1897
William David Sliger
1853–1916
Daniel Boone Sliger
1854–1931
Hettie Sliger
1859–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

    Andrew Jackson Sligar

    Male1836–1905Male

    Sarah Elizabeth Sliger

    Female1837–1913Female

    Male1839–1925Male

    Male1842–Male

    William Franklin Sliger

    Male1843–1909Male

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 2

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 18

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Schleiger .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George W Sliger in household of Wm Sliger, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Geo W Sliger in household of Wm Sliger, "United States Census, 1860"
  • George W Sliger in household of Wm Sliger, "United States Census, 1850"

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