George C Voss

Male5 July 1838–27 October 1872

Brief Life History of George C

George C Voss was born on 5 July 1838, in Lübeck, Germany. He married Fanny Andrews on 28 February 1865, in Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 27 October 1872, in New Brighton, Richmond, New York, United States, at the age of 34, and was buried in West New Brighton, Richmond, New York, United States.

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George C Voss
Fanny Andrews
Marriage: 28 February 1865
Henry Elisha Voss
Lucy A Voss
Emma Voss
George Rudolph Voss

Sources (5)

  • George C Voss, "United States Census, 1870"
  • George C. Voss, "New Jersey Marriages, 1678-1985"
  • George C. Voss, "Find A Grave Index"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 February 1865Hackensack, Bergen, New Jersey, United States
  • Children (4)

    World Events (6)


    Age 8

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

    1852 · The Book of Mormon Published in German

    Age 14

    On May 25, 1852, the Book of Mormon is published in German.


    Age 25

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

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Hans, Otto, Erwin, Heinz, Dieter, Ernst, Fritz, Gunther, Helmut, Ulrich, Erna.

    North German: nickname from Middle Low German vos, vōs ‘fox’ for a clever or sly person. This surname is also found in the Netherlands (compare Vos ) and France (Alsace and Lorraine).

    English: variant of Foss .

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

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