George C Michener

11 September 1877–27 June 1953 (Age 75)
Phoenixville, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of George C

When George C Michener was born on 11 September 1877, in Phoenixville, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Winfield Scott Michener, was 25 and his mother, Mary Jane Weir, was 25. He married Nellie M Koons on 23 July 1902, in Phoenixville, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 27 June 1953, in Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Morris Cemetery, Phoenixville, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

George C Michener
Nellie M Koons
Marriage: 23 July 1902
Mildred B Mid*
Dorothy V Michener

Spouse and Children

23 July 1902
Phoenixville, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States


    Mildred B Mid*


    Dorothy V Michener


Parents and Siblings

    Winfield Scott Michener


    Mary Jane Weir




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 5

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 21

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Mitchener .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George C Mid*, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George C Michener, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George C Michner in household of Winfield Michner, "United States Census, 1880"

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