George Miles Flint

Male18 July 1888–13 February 1953

Brief Life History of George Miles

When George Miles Flint was born on 18 July 1888, in Denver, Colorado, United States, his father, Simeon Flint, was 30 and his mother, Margaret Grinley, was 26. He married Lula Cecelia Haefliger on 10 June 1913, in Denver, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Greenland, Douglas, Colorado, United States in 1900 and North Platte, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States in 1930. He died on 13 February 1953, in Denver, Colorado, United States, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

George Miles Flint
1888–1953
Lula Cecelia Haefliger
1890–1946
Marriage: 10 June 1913
George Miles Flint
1922–1994

Sources (12)

  • George M Flint, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Legacy NFS Source: George M. Flint - Government record: Census record: birth: July 1888; Denver, Denver, Colorado, United States
  • George M Flint, "Colorado Statewide Marriage Index, 1853-2006"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 June 1913Denver, Colorado, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (5)

    World Events (8)

    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

    Age 2

    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    1890 · Gold is Discovered

    Age 2

    In 1890, Robert Miller Womack discovers a rich gold deposit along Cripple Creek, near the western slope of Pikes Peak. This would become the richest gold strike in the Rocky Mountin area.

    1906 · Saving Food Labels

    Age 18

    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

    English and German: topographic name for someone who lived near a significant outcrop of flint (from Old and Middle English, Low German flint), or a nickname for a hard-hearted or physically tough individual, metaphorically as hard as flint.

    Welsh: habitational name from Flint in Clwyd, which gave its name to the old county of Flintshire.

    Jewish (Ashkenazic): artificial name from German Flinte ‘shotgun’.

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

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