George Ezra Marsh

20 May 1874–21 April 1953 (Age 78)
Faribault, Minnesota, United States

The Life of George Ezra

When George Ezra Marsh was born on 20 May 1874, in Faribault, Minnesota, United States, his father, Enoch Marsh, was 35 and his mother, Virginia Murry, was 28. He had at least 7 sons with Rosa Hassing. He lived in Barber Township, Faribault, Minnesota, United States for about 25 years and Blooming Prairie Township, Steele, Minnesota, United States in 1940. He died on 21 April 1953, in Blue Earth, Faribault, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

George Ezra Marsh
Rosa Hassing
Enoch George Marsh
Wilfrid William Marsh
Leo Peter Marsh
Daniel Robert Marsh
Victor I Marsh
Zephyrin Marsh
Quentin J. Marsh

Spouse and Children



    Enoch George Marsh


    Wilfrid William Marsh


    Leo Peter Marsh


    Daniel Robert Marsh


    Victor I Marsh


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Enoch Marsh


    Virginia Murry




World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

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.
1884 · Iron Mining starts in Minnesota

Age 10

After discovering iron ore in the Vermilion Range in North-East of Minnesota, iron mining companies began to come to the area and caused an economic boom to the area of Duluth and to the state as a whole.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

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: topographic name for someone who lived by or in a marsh or fen, Middle English mershe (Old English mersc), or a habitational name from any of various minor places named with this word, for example in Shropshire and Sussex.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George Marsh in household of E?I* Marsh, "Minnesota State Census, 1895"
  • George E Marah in household of Enoche Marah, "United States Census, 1880"
  • George E Marsh, "United States Census, 1900"

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