George Melvin Craig

24 January 1910–22 June 1985 (Age 75)
Warren, Bristol, Rhode Island, United States

The Life of George Melvin

When George Melvin Craig was born on 24 January 1910, in Warren, Bristol, Rhode Island, United States, his father, James Craig, was 33 and his mother, Hannah Wilde, was 32. He married Yvonne Eva Picard on 15 August 1940. He died on 22 June 1985, in Warren, Bristol, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Saint John The Baptist Cemetery, Warren, Bristol, Rhode Island, United States.

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George Melvin Craig
Yvonne Eva Picard
Marriage: 15 August 1940

Spouse and Children

15 August 1940

Parents and Siblings


    Hannah Wilde




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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 3

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.

Age 21

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

Scottish: topographic name for someone who lived near a steep or precipitous rock, from Gaelic creag, a word that has been borrowed in Middle English as crag(g).

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Craig in household of James Craig, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George Craig in household of James Craig, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George M Craig, "Rhode Island State Census, 1935"

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