George Henry Grainger

3 December 1855–7 May 1932 (Age 76)
England, United Kingdom

The Life of George Henry

When George Henry Grainger was born on 3 December 1855, in England, United Kingdom, his father, Robert Grainger, was 43 and his mother, Phebe Shunck, was 34. He married Elizabeth Ann Matthews on 14 April 1877, in Mulmur, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Ontario, Canada in 1911. He died on 7 May 1932, in Honeywood, Mulmur, Dufferin, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

George Henry Grainger
1855–1932
Elizabeth Ann Matthews
1856–1935
Marriage: 14 April 1877
Elizabeth Jane Grainger
1877–1903
John Robert Grainger
1879–1944
Thomas Henry Grainger
1880–1951
Pheoba Francis Granger
1883–
Abraham Grainger
1884–1920
Phoebe Grainger
1885–1905
Joseph Thomas Grainger
1887–1973
Martha Grainger
1890–1972
Edith May Grainger
1893–1969
Archibald Grainger
1895–1895

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 April 1877
Mulmur, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada
children

(10)

    Elizabeth Jane Grainger

    Female1877–1903Female

    Male1879–1944Male

    Male1880–1951Male

    Pheoba Francis Granger

    Female1883–Female

    Abraham Grainger

    Male1884–1920Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Grainger

    Male1812–1886Male

    Phebe Shunck

    Female1821–1904Female

siblings

(8)

    Robert Granger

    Male1842–1901Male

    William Grainger

    Male1847–1903Male

    Thomas Grainger

    Male1850–1924Male

    Sarah Jane Grainger

    Female1853–1929Female

    Male1855–1932Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 12

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
1869

Age 14

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1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 25

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Granger .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Geo Henry Grainger in entry for Thos Henry Grainger and Jennie Mcintyre, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Henry Granger in entry for Pheoba Francis Granger, "Ontario Births, 1869-1912"
  • George Henry Grainger in entry for Harvey Elmer Mills and Edith May Grainger, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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