George J. Klock

1789–1854 (Age 64)
Saint Johnsville, Montgomery, New York, United States

The Life of George J.

When George J. Klock was born on 13 December 1789, in Saint Johnsville, Montgomery, New York, United States, his father, Jacob John KLOCK, was 23 and his mother, Anna DEVENDORF, was 20. He had at least 7 sons and 3 daughters with Maria Deusler. He died on 5 October 1854, at the age of 64.

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Family Time Line

George J. Klock
1789–1854
Maria Deusler
1789–1867
Jeremiah Klock
1813–1897
Eliza Ann Klock
1817–
Gilbert Klock
1819–
Eliza Klock
1821–
Ephraim Klock
1828–
Jacob Klock
1815–1817
Hiram Klock
1817–1894
Simeon Klock
1823–1901
Ann Maria "Mary" Klock
1825–
Amenzo Klock
1831–

Spouse & Children

  • Male1789–1854Male

  • Maria Deusler

    Female1789–1867Female

children

(10)

  • Jeremiah Klock

    Male1813–1897Male

  • Jacob Klock

    Male1815–1817Male

  • Hiram Klock

    Male1817–1894Male

  • Eliza Ann Klock

    Female1817–Female

  • Gilbert Klock

    Male1819–Male

+5 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1766–1813Male

  • Anna DEVENDORF

    Female1769–1851Female

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (7)

1791

Age 2

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 8

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1808

Age 19

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German:1. nickname from Middle Dutch or Low German cloec, clo(o)c ‘deft’, ‘skillful’, ‘clever’. 2. habitational name from a house distinguished by the sign of a bell, Middle High German glocke, Middle Dutch clocke. In some instances this may also have been a metonymic occupational name for a bell maker or bell ringer. 3. nickname from de Kloke ‘the wise one’, from Middle Low German kloke ‘wise person’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • George Klock in entry for Amingo Klock, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"
  • Geo J Klock in entry for Jacob Klock, "Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995"
  • Geo. J. Klock in entry for Jacob Klock, "New York, Births and Christenings, 1640-1962"

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