George Owen McBride

14 June 1876–13 June 1940 (Age 63)
Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States

The Life of George Owen

When George Owen McBride was born on 14 June 1876, in Grantsville, Tooele, Utah, United States, his father, Thomas McBride, was 44 and his mother, Lucy Lovisa Higley, was 35. He married Agnes Elizabeth Marston on 14 April 1898, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. In 1918, at the age of 42, his occupation is listed as machinist in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States. He died on 13 June 1940, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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George Owen McBride
Agnes Elizabeth Marston
Marriage: 14 April 1898
Leona McBride
Lillian May McBride
Florence Edith McBride Gardiner
Mable Agnes McBride
Wilford Henry McBride
Wesley George McBride
Leonard Adrian McBride
Leland James McBride

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14 April 1898
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 6

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 20

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Irish (mainly County Donegal) and Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Brighde, from earlier Mac Giolla Bhrighde (Irish), Mac Gille Brighde (Scottish) ‘son of the servant of (Saint) Brighid’. Compare Kilbride .

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

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History of George Owen McBride

George Owen McBride, son of Thomas McBride and Lucy Lovisa Higley McBride was born June 1.4, 1876 in Grantsville, Tooele County, Utah. He grew up in Grantsville along with his four sisters. He was not …

Sources (3)

  • 1920 CENSUS: UT, Weber Co., Ogden, George Mc Bride, "United States Census, 1920"
  • 1910 CENSUS: UT, Weber Co., Ogden, George Mcbride, "United States Census, 1910"
  • 1880 CENSUS: UT, Tooele Co., Grantsville City, George Mcbride in household of Louisa Mcbride, "United States Census, 1880"

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