George Bryant Liter

1842–1920 (Age 78)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of George Bryant

When George Bryant Liter was born in April 1842, in Kentucky, United States, his father, George Liter, was 38 and his mother, Mary Ann Bryant, was 31. He married Eliza Stevenson on 23 September 1866, in Morgan, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Arcadia, Morgan, Illinois, United States for about 20 years and Literberry, Morgan, Illinois, United States in 1920. He died on 17 August 1920, in Morgan, Illinois, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

George Bryant Liter
Eliza Stevenson
Marriage: 23 September 1866
Nellie M. Liter
Hattie Josephine Henderson
Effie Ola Liter

Spouse & Children

23 September 1866
Morgan, Illinois, United States


  • Nellie M. Liter


  • Hattie Josephine Henderson


  • Effie Ola Liter


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+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized

Age 6

Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 8

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.

Age 21

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

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps an altered spelling of German Leiter or English Lighter .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • George B Liter, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George B Liter, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Geo B Liter, "United States Census, 1900"

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