George Hales

30 September 1822–8 September 1907 (Age 84)
Rainham, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of George

When George Hales was born on 30 September 1822, in Rainham, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, Stephen Hales, was 31 and his mother, Mary Ann Hales, was 22. He married Sarah Ann Gregory on 30 November 1843, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He immigrated to Jackson, Missouri, United States in 1836 and lived in Decatur, Iowa, United States in 1850 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1860. He died on 8 September 1907, in Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Hales
Louisa Ann Eddins
Marriage: 17 October 1852
Elizabeth Ann Hales
Willard George Hales
Joseph Smith Hales
Serena Louisa Hales
Caroline Olivia Hales
Emma Jesseps Hales
Harriet Susannah Hales
Rhoda Alice Hales
John Albert Hales
William Bartlett Hales
Louis Henry Hales

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 October 1852Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
    Age 3
    Historical Boundaries: 1825: Adams, Illinois, United States
    Age 24
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English (widespread, especially in the southeast): from the genitive singular or nominative plural form of Old English halh ‘nook, recess’ (see Hale ).Irish: when not of English origin, this may be a variant of Healy or McHale .

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

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    Life Sketch

    STEPHEN HALES 1791-1846 Stephen Hales was born September 10, 1791 in Stockbury, Kent, England. He was the son of Stephen and Margaret Waterman Harbour Hales. Stephen (his father) was the son of St …

    Sources (59)

    • George Hales in entry for Harriett E Fotheringham, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • George Hales, "United States Census, 1870"
    • George Holes in entry for Elizabeth A Bird, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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