George Washington Malcom

17 September 1837–21 May 1918 (Age 80)
Walton, Georgia, United States

The Life of George Washington

When George Washington Malcom was born on 17 September 1837, in Walton, Georgia, United States, his father, William M. Malcom, was 24 and his mother, Louisa Elizabeth Ponder, was 20. He married Catharine Elizabeth Butler on 12 June 1860, in Clarke, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 10 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in District 240, Oconee, Georgia, United States in 1880 and District 1331, Oconee, Georgia, United States in 1900. He died on 21 May 1918, in Walton, Georgia, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Oconee, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Malcom
1837–1918
Catharine Elizabeth Butler
1840–1922
Marriage: 12 June 1860
Nancy Evaline Malcom
1860–1932
George Washington Malcom
1863–1864
Louisa "Mur" Malcom
1866–1943
Paddy Malcom
1867–1867
James J. Malcom
1867–1872
Albert N. Malcom
1868–1872
Doctor D. Malcom
1871–1945
Malcom
1873–1873
Sallie Patman Malcom
1874–1894
Jesse W. Malcom
1874–1954
John Mercer Malcom
1877–1943
Stemmel T. Malcom
1879–1881
Swep Billups Malcom
1882–1965

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 June 1860
Clarke, Georgia, United States
children

(13)

    Nancy Evaline Malcom

    Female1860–1932Female

    George Washington Malcom

    Male1863–1864Male

    Female1866–1943Female

    Paddy Malcom

    Male1867–1867Male

    James J. Malcom

    Male1867–1872Male

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1813–1899Male

    Louisa Elizabeth Ponder

    Female1817–1898Female

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1838 · Orders No. 25 Removes Cherokees

Age 1

A small group of Cherokees from Georgia voluntarily migrated to the Indian Territory. The remaining Cherokees in Georgia resisted the mounting pressure to leave. In 1838, U.S. President Martin Van Buren ordered U.S. troops to remove the Cherokee Nation. The troops gathered the Cherokees and marched them and other Native Americans from North Carolina, Tennessee, and Alabama along what is now known as “The Trail of Tears.” Approximately 5,000 Cherokees died on their way to Indian Territory.
1846

Age 9

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861

Age 24

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Malcolm .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George W Malcom, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George W Malcom, "United States Census, 1850"
  • George W Malcomb in household of William Malcomb, "United States Census, 1860"

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