George Washington Carnes

24 September 1851–20 March 1924 (Age 72)
Mahaska, Iowa, United States

The Life of George Washington

When George Washington Carnes was born on 24 September 1851, in Mahaska, Iowa, United States, his father, John Carnes, was 47 and his mother, Jane Alvina Miller, was 25. He married Martha Jane Barnett on 22 December 1870, in Scotland, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in LaGrue, Arkansas, Arkansas, United States in 1900 and La Grue Township, Arkansas, Arkansas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 20 March 1924, in De Witt, Arkansas, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Prairieview, Warren, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Carnes
1851–1924
Martha Jane Barnett
1853–1940
Marriage: 22 December 1870
Alvina Matilda Carnes
1871–1960
Mrs G Carnes
Anna Dell Carnes
1873–1874
John Hopkins Carnes
1874–1932
George Americus Carnes
1877–1945
William Henry Carnes
1880–1957
James Ambrose Carnes
1882–1955
Unknown sex Carns
1883–
Stella Maude Carnes
1885–1975
Bertha May Carnes
1887–1975
Grover Cloe Carnes
1889–1961

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 December 1870
Scotland, Missouri, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Mary Ann Carnes

    Female1847–1917Female

    Americus Vespucci Carnes

    Male1848–1926Male

    Male1851–1924Male

World Events (8)

1854

Age 3

Historical Boundaries 1854: Arkansas, Arkansas, United States
1863

Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 21

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: variant of Kearns .2 Scottish: variant of Cairns .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George Carnes in household of John Miller, "United States Census, 1860"
  • George W Carns, "United States Census, 1880"
  • George Carns, "United States Census, 1900"

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