George W. Deroshia

10 August 1877–18 February 1989 (Age 111)
Grant Township, Cheboygan, Michigan, United States

The Life of George W.

When George W. Deroshia was born on 10 August 1877, in Grant Township, Cheboygan, Michigan, United States, his father, Joseph Albert Deroshia, was 33 and his mother, Tharsile Elizabeth Cuillierer, was 31. He had at least 2 sons with Celia Payer. He lived in Benton Township, Cheboygan, Michigan, United States in 1910 and Cheboygan, Michigan, United States in 1920. He died on 18 February 1989, in Cheboygan, Cheboygan, Michigan, United States, at the age of 111.

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George W. Deroshia
Celia Payer
Clarence Joseph Deroshia
Leonard Charles Deroshia

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World Events (8)

1879 · New State Capitol Building Dedicated

Age 2

After the second state capitol had been destroyed, Michigan Governor Henry P. Baldwin initiated the passing of a bill that would cover the costs for a new building. The bill was adopted and raised over $1 million by a six year state income tax. Architect Elijah E. Myers' design named Tuebor, or I will defend, was selected and he was commissioned to design the new capitol building. The renaissance revival brick and sandstone building soared 267 feet from the ground and was dedicated on January 1, 1879.
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.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 29

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of French De Rosier or Desrosiers .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Deroshia, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George Derosia in household of Joseph Derosia, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George W Desrasier, "Michigan, County Births, 1867-1917"

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