George Norris Stuckey

Altona, Knox, Illinois, United States

The Life of George Norris

When George Norris Stuckey was born in 1863, his father, John Alexander Stuckey, was 28 and his mother, Margaret E. Norris, was 26. He married Alida K. Allen on 23 August 1883. He lived in Altona, Knox, Illinois, United States in 1870.

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George Norris Stuckey
Alida K. Allen
Marriage: 23 August 1883

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23 August 1883

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World Events (8)


Age 0

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Age 8

In 1871, a cow kicked over a lantern, causing a fire that burned down half of Chicago. Today this city is the third largest in the US.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 33

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from Stiffkey in Norfolk (pronounced Stuckey), so named from Old English styfic ‘tree stumps’ + ēg ‘island’ or ‘higher ground in a marsh’.2 Americanized spelling of German Stucki .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Stuckey in household of John Stuckey, "United States Census, 1870"
  • George N Stuckey in household of John Stuckey, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Geo N Stuckey, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

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