George Henry Lounsbury

25 July 1879–3 May 1964 (Age 84)
Elmwood, Iron, Michigan, United States

The Life of George Henry

When George Henry Lounsbury was born on 25 July 1879, in Elmwood, Iron, Michigan, United States, his father, Hiram Stafford Lounsbury, was 29 and his mother, Ellen Jane Morse, was 23. He married Voilet Mandy Laundry on 12 January 1910, in Clinton, Lincoln, Ontario, Canada. He lived in Marquette, Woodlands, Manitoba, Canada in 1901 and Manitoba, Canada in 1916. He died on 3 May 1964, in Richmond, British Columbia, Canada, at the age of 84.

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George Henry Lounsbury
Voilet Mandy Laundry
Marriage: 12 January 1910

Spouse and Children

12 January 1910
Clinton, Lincoln, Ontario, Canada

Parents and Siblings

    Hiram Stafford Lounsbury


    Ellen Jane Morse




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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

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.
1881 · Hudson's

Age 2

Clothing merchant Joseph Lowthian Hudson opened his first store inside the Detroit Opera House on April 2, 1881. Hudson was very successful with his small store and was able to move to a larger location on Woodward Avenue, far outside what was then the commercial district. Hudson's continued to grow until it became the tallest department store in the world. Hudson's 2,124,316 square foot store filled 32 floors, had 51 elevators, 48 escalators, 705 fitting rooms, and served over 16,000 meals a day.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 23

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

English: probably a respelling of Lownsbrough, a habitational name from Londesborough in the East Riding of Yorkshire, which is named with the Old Norse personal name Lothinn + Old English burh ‘stronghold’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Lounsbury in household of Hiram Lounsbury, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • George Lounsbury in household of Hirem Lounsbury, "Canada Census, 1916"
  • George Lounsbury in household of Hiram Lounsbury, "Canada Census, 1901"

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