George Ashman Dosenbury Sr

17 October 1843–5 December 1917 (Age 74)
Northfield, Summit, Ohio, United States

The Life of George Ashman

When George Ashman Dosenbury Sr was born on 17 October 1843, in Northfield, Summit, Ohio, United States, his father, John Dosenbury, was 42 and his mother, Ruth Duncan, was 33. He had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Charlotte Lovisa Taylor. He lived in Croton, Newaygo, Michigan, United States in 1880 and Big Prairie, Newaygo, Michigan, United States in 1900. He died on 5 December 1917, in Ensley Township, Newaygo, Michigan, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

George Ashman Dosenbury Sr
Charlotte Lovisa Taylor
Estella May Dosenbury
Maryette Dosenbury
Hattie Levine Dusenberry
Walter E Dosenbery
George Ashman Dosenbury Jr

Spouse and Children



    Estella May Dosenbury


    Maryette Dosenbury


    Hattie Levine Dusenberry


    Walter E Dosenbery


    George Ashman Dosenbury Jr


Parents and Siblings


    Ruth Duncan




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World Events (8)


Age 3

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1847 · Moving the State Capital

Age 4

The capital of Michigan was moved from Detroit to Lansing on March 17, 1847. The capital was moved to be further away from Canada, to encourage settlement and boost economy toward the inner regions of the state, and to make to capital more accessible to everyone statewide.

Age 20

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Dusenberry .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George Dorenbury in household of John Dorenbury, "United States Census, 1870"
  • George Duzenbery, "United States Census, 1880"
  • George A Dosenbery, "United States Census, 1900"

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