George John Winn

Brief Life History of George John

When George John Winn was born on 25 October 1872, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Edward Winn, was 31 and his mother, Mary Ann Trinnaman, was 29. He married Charlotte Ellen Bennett on 24 July 1902, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Heyburn, Minidoka, Idaho, United States in 1920 and Paul, Minidoka, Idaho, United States in 1930. He died on 1 December 1937, in Rupert, Minidoka, Idaho, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Heyburn, Minidoka, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

George John Winn
1872–1937
Charlotte Ellen Bennett
1886–1968
Marriage: 24 July 1902
James Henry Winn
1902–1938
George Earl Winn
1904–1998
Ruby Ann Winn
1906–1985
Zaley Pearl Winn
1908–1909
Margaret Winn
1910–2000
Teddy Winn
1912–1996
Winn
1914–1914
Ethel Mae Winn
1915–1999
Lavon Winn
1916–1918
Myrtle Louise Winn
1919–2019
Florence Lucile Winn
1921–2005
Verna Winn
1923–1999
Melburn Winn
1925–2007

Sources (41)

  • George J Winn, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Idaho, County Birth and Death Records, 1883-1929; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:939Z-58VC-N?cc=1951759&wc=M6PB-F6D%3A251423301%2C251426401
  • George J Winn, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

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.

1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English (northern) and Welsh: variant of Wynn .

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

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History of George John Winn

George John Winn met Charlotte Ellen Bennett (Lottie) in the spring of 1901 They were married on July 24, 1901, just a few months later, she was sixteen and he was twenty nine. George was the fifth c …

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