George Prather Hitch

27 May 1875–2 May 1954 (Age 78)
Clermont, Ohio, United States

The Life of George Prather

When George Prather Hitch was born on 27 May 1875, in Clermont, Ohio, United States, his father, John Wesley Hitch, was 27 and his mother, Lilias Julia Prather, was 26. He married Vera Lemmon on 28 February 1901, in Hamilton, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 7 daughters. He lived in St. Bernard, Hamilton, Ohio, United States in 1880 and Bond Hill, Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States in 1900. He died on 2 May 1954, in Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Arlington Memorial Gardens, Mount Healthy, Hamilton, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Prather Hitch
1875–1954
Vera Lemmon
1876–1953
Marriage: 28 February 1901
Lillian Hitch
1903–1988
Julia Mae Hitch
1905–1974
Louise Vera Hitch
1908–1977
Ruth Hitch
1910–1920
Dorothy Hitch
1912–1976
Clara Anna Peggy Hitch
1914–1959
George Hitch Jr
1917–1920
Elizabeth Hitch
1921–1984

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 February 1901
Hamilton, Ohio, United States
children

(8)

    Female1903–1988Female

    Julia Mae Hitch

    Female1905–1974Female

    Female1908–1977Female

    Ruth Hitch

    Female1910–1920Female

    Female1912–1976Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Wesley Hitch

    Male1847–1917Male

    Lilias Julia Prather

    Female1848–1909Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1878

Age 3

St. Bernard was incorporated as a village on 17 Apr 1878.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 21

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Hick .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George Hitch, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George Hitch, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George P Hitch, "United States Census, 1920"

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