George Thomas Hines

24 August 1875–
Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of George Thomas

When George Thomas Hines was born on 24 August 1875, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Christopher Hines or Hynes, was 31 and his mother, Mary Jane Anderson, was 32. He married Else Marie Nielsen on 3 July 1900, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters.

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George Thomas Hines
Else Marie Nielsen
Marriage: 3 July 1900
Mayzella Hines
Reo Hines
June Alice Hines
Gloria Marguerite Hines
Howard Hines

Spouse and Children

3 July 1900
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Christopher Hines or Hynes


    Mary Jane Anderson




    Rosa E. Hynes


    Mary M. Hynes



    Richard James Hynes



World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 21

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 31

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

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEidhin ‘descendant of Eidhin’, a personal name or byname of uncertain origin. It may be a derivative of eidhean ‘ivy’, or it may represent an altered form of the place name Aidhne. The principal family of this name is descended from Guaire of Aidhne, King of Connacht. From the 7th century for over a thousand years they were chiefs of a territory in County Galway.2 English: patronymic from Hine .3 Americanized spelling of German Heins or Heinz .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Hines, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George Hines in household of Danial Eyer, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George Hines in household of Christopher Hines, "United States Census, 1880"

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