George Cole

4 June 1894–February 1957 (Age 62)
Summerfield Township, Monroe, Michigan, United States

The Life of George

When George Cole was born on 4 June 1894, in Summerfield Township, Monroe, Michigan, United States, his father, George H Cole Jr, was 39 and his mother, Anna B Stareck, was 37. He married Gertrude Jacobs on 23 March 1916, in Lucas, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Orient Township, Osceola, Michigan, United States in 1920 and Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, United States in 1930. He died in February 1957, in Adrian, Lenawee, Michigan, United States, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

George Cole
1894–1957
Gertrude Jacobs
1898–1995
Marriage: 23 March 1916
Harold G Cole
1917–
Hazel M Cole
1921–2014

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 March 1916
Lucas, Ohio, United States
children

(2)

    Harold G Cole

    Male1917–Male

    Female1921–2014Female

Parents and Siblings

    George H Cole Jr

    Male1854–1916Male

    Female1856–1927Female

siblings

(4)

    Jennie M. Cole

    Female1880–Female

    Albert Edward Cole

    Male1881–1930Male

    Male1885–1973Male

    Male1894–1957Male

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

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.
1903 · Ford Motor Company

Age 9

"Henry Ford built his first gasoline-powered vehicle, named the Quadricycle, in 1896, at his home in Detroit. Ford sold the Quadricycle for $200 and used the money to build a second car. In 1901, Ford raced his car ""Sweepstakes"" against Alexander Winton and won. The victory resulted in publicity for Ford which allowed him to gain investors for his new company, Ford Motor Company. The first Model A was sold on July 23, 1903, and the company was incorporated on November 13, 1903."
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 18

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: from a Middle English pet form of Nicholas .2 English: from a Middle English personal name derived from the Old English byname Cola (from col ‘(char)coal’, presumably denoting someone of swarthy appearance), or the Old Norse cognate Koli.3 Scottish and Irish: when not of English origin, this is a reduced and altered form of McCool .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George Cole, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George C Cole, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George C Cole in household of George H Cole, "United States Census, 1910"

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