George Washington McDaniel

25 July 1844–9 November 1914 (Age 70)
Hancock, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of George Washington

When George Washington McDaniel was born on 25 July 1844, in Hancock, Illinois, United States, his father, John McDaniel, was 32 and his mother, Christina Stoker, was 28. He married Mary Jane Taylor on 29 December 1867, in Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States in 1839. He died on 9 November 1914, in Alpine, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Alpine Cemetery, Alpine, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Washington McDaniel
Mary Jane Taylor
Marriage: 29 December 1867
Mary Matilda McDaniel
William Elias McDaniel
George Willard McDaniel
Charlotte Alice McDaniel
Alvin Sylvester McDaniel
William John McDaniel
Esther Eliza McDaniel
Delbert Corrette McDaniel

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 December 1867Endowment House, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1845 · Oh My Father
    Age 1
    "In October 1845, the newspaper Times and Seasons published a poem written by Eliza R. Snow entitled ""My Father in Heaven."" It has become the well known hymn, ""Oh My Father."" The song is only one in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints hymnbook that referrs to a Heavenly Mother."
    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 19
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Irish: altered form of McDonnell , itself an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Domhnaill ‘son of Donal’, from association of the Gaelic patronymic with the Biblical personal name Daniel .

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

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    George Washington McDaniel was born on 25 July 1845 in Hancock, Illinois to John and Christina Stoker McDaniel. He was the sit of nine children,four girls and five boys. His father was born o …

    Sources (30)

    • George McDaniel, "United States Census, 1870"
    • George McDaniel in entry for Esther Eliza McDaniel Curzon, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1965"
    • George Mcdaniel, "United States Census, 1910"

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