George Fereday

Male12 September 1851–19 December 1932

Brief Life History of George

When George Fereday was born on 12 September 1851, in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Fereday, was 31 and his mother, Martha Lewis, was 25. He married Rose Jenny Copsey on 29 June 1892, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Oakley, Cassia, Idaho, United States in 1910. He died on 19 December 1932, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Logan Cemetery, Logan, Cache, Utah, United States.

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George Fereday
Rose Jenny Copsey
Marriage: 29 June 1892
Rose Fereday

Sources (14)

  • George Feriday in household of David Walker Jr., "United States Census, 1910"
  • George Fireday, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
  • George Fereday, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 June 1892Logan, Cache, Utah, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)

    1859 · Logan is Founded

    Age 8

    "\""During the end of April, David Reese and his company settled the land north of the Logan River. That area was the second permanent settlement in Cache Valley and the future location of Logan. The city's boundary was drawn by Logan's first bishop, Jesse W. Fox, a government engineer. The name \""\""Logan\""\"" comes from a trapper that used to frequent the area before the pioneers came to the valley.\"""


    Age 12

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

    Age 24

    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    Irish (Galway): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fearadhaigh (see Ferry 1).

    English: variant of Vardy .

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

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