George W Hyatt

13 February 1897–21 January 1996 (Age 98)
Harrison, Kentucky, United States

The Life of George W

When George W Hyatt was born on 13 February 1897, in Harrison, Kentucky, United States, his father, John M Hyatt, was 27 and his mother, Sarah Harriett Ritchey, was 24. He married Mary Lou Harney on 15 December 1920, in Cynthiana, Harrison, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Magisterial District 1, Nicholas, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Magisterial District 2 Millersburg, Bourbon, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 21 January 1996, in Carlisle, Nicholas, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 98.

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George W Hyatt
Mary Lou Harney
Marriage: 15 December 1920
Eugene W Hyatt
Ella Sue Hyatt

Spouse and Children

15 December 1920
Cynthiana, Harrison, Kentucky, United States


    Eugene W Hyatt


    Ella Sue Hyatt


Parents and Siblings



    Grace B Hyatt



    Charley Hyatt



    Nancy Ann Hyatt


+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

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.
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 3

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 26

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly London and Surrey): possibly a topographic name from Middle English hegh, hie ‘high’ + yate ‘gate’.2 Jewish (American): Americanized spelling of Chait .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Hyatt, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George W Hiatt in household of John N Hiatt, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George Hyatt in household of John Hyatt, "United States Census, 1900"

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