George Carlos Cheney

17 December 1893–24 May 1903 (Age 9)
Pinedale, Navajo, Arizona, United States

The Life of George Carlos

When George Carlos Cheney was born on 17 December 1893, in Pinedale, Navajo, Arizona, United States, his father, George H Cheney, was 22 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Owens, was 22. He lived in Snowflake, Navajo, Arizona Territory, United States in 1900. He died on 24 May 1903, at the age of 9, and was buried in Pinedale, Navajo, Arizona, United States.

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George H Cheney
Mary Elizabeth Owens
George Carlos Cheney
Owen Kirk Cheney
Franklin Pierce Cheney
Giles Cheney
Malinda Cheney
Merlyn Cheney
Chester Cheney

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World Events (5)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

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.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 5

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 7

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Chesney .2 French: habitational name from a place in Yonne, which takes its name from a Romano-Gallic estate, Caniacum ‘estate of a man named Canius’, from the Roman personal name + the locative suffix -acum.

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

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Sources (3)

  • George C Cheena in household of George H Cheena, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George Carlos Cheney, "Find A Grave Index"
  • George Carlos Cheney, "BillionGraves Index"

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