George Washington Eller

2 June 1886–3 March 1953 (Age 66)
Jefferson, Ashe, North Carolina, United States

The Life of George Washington

When George Washington Eller was born on 2 June 1886, in Jefferson, Ashe, North Carolina, United States, his father, Calvin Peter Eller, was 42 and his mother, Celia Jane Heath, was 31. He married Martha Jane Dolinger on 20 December 1907, in Sullivan, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Walnut Hill Township, Ashe, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years. He died on 3 March 1953, at the age of 66, and was buried in Ashe, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Eller
Nancy Sallie Price
Marriage: 22 March 1919
Mary Helen Eller
Perry Eller
Pearl Eller
R C Eller
Jaunoka Juanita Eller
Harry Eller
Glenn Rabin Eller
Albert Earnest Eller
Clem Eller

Spouse and Children

22 March 1919
Blountville, Sullivan, Tennessee, United States


    Mary Helen Eller


    Perry Eller


    Pearl Eller


    R C Eller


    Jaunoka Juanita Eller


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

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.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 11

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.

Age 18

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 North German: topographic name for someone who lived by an alder tree, from Middle Low German elre, alre ‘alder’.2 German: habitational name from places in the North Rhine and Mosel areas, so called from an old stream name Elera, Alira, of Celtic origin.3 Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): variant of Heller , reflecting varieties of Yiddish in which there is no h.

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Eller, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George W Eller in household of Calvin Eller, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George W Eller in household of Calvin Eller, "United States Census, 1900"

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