George N Fink

13 January 1870–16 May 1954 (Age 84)
Union Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of George N

When George N Fink was born on 13 January 1870, in Union Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, James Fink, was 26 and his mother, CAROLINE SORBER, was 25. He married Maud Croop on 31 December 1892, in Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Hunlock Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900. He died on 16 May 1954, in Hunlock, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Hunlock Creek, Hunlock Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States.

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George N Fink
Maud Croop
Marriage: 31 December 1892
Freda Fern Fink
Myron Edgar Fink
Jay William Fink
Beulah S Fink

Spouse and Children


    Maud Croop


31 December 1892
Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States


    Freda Fern Fink


    Myron Edgar Fink


    Jay William Fink


    Beulah S Fink


Parents and Siblings

    James Fink






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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 7

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

German, Slovenian, English, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a lively and cheerful person, or, in the case of the Jewish name, an ornamental name, from a Germanic word meaning ‘finch’ ( see Finch ). As a Slovenian surname, it may also be a translation into German of the Slovenian surname Šinkovec (from an old spelling of ščinkovec or ščinkavec ‘finch’).

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

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Sources (3)

  • George M Finks, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George N Fink, "United States Census, 1900"
  • George N Fink, "United States Census, 1910"

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