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
1874–1953
Rosa Hassing
1875–1962
Enoch George Marsh
1899–1987
Wilfrid William Marsh
1901–
Leo Peter Marsh
1903–
Daniel Robert Marsh
1906–2001
Victor I Marsh
1914–
Zephyrin Marsh
1916–2005
Quentin J. Marsh
1919–2006

Spouse and Children

children

(7)

    Enoch George Marsh

    Male1899–1987Male

    Wilfrid William Marsh

    Male1901–Male

    Leo Peter Marsh

    Male1903–Male

    Daniel Robert Marsh

    Male1906–2001Male

    Victor I Marsh

    Male1914–Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Enoch Marsh

    Male1838–1915Male

    Virginia Murry

    Female1846–1889Female

siblings

(2)

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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