George Lorentz

18 April 1853–23 April 1934 (Age 81)
Alsace-Lorraine, Germany

The Life of George

George Lorentz was born on 18 April 1853, in Alsace-Lorraine, Germany. He married Mary Gangloff on 22 October 1878, in Williamsville, Amherst, Erie, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Cheektowaga, Erie, New York, United States in 1880. He died on 23 April 1934, in Lancaster, Lancaster, Erie, New York, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Lancaster, Lancaster, Erie, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Lorentz
1853–1934
Mary Gangloff
1853–1934
Marriage: 22 October 1878
Frances Mary Lorentz
1879–1967
George J. Lorentz
1882–1950
Frank Leo Lorentz
1883–1885
Joseph Edward Lorentz
1885–1952
Edward August Lorentz
1886–1973
Clara C. Lorentz
1889–1980
Rose Odellia Lorentz
1893–1980
Amelia Lorentz
1896–1966
Antonette Lorentz
1898–

Spouse and Children

    Male1853–1934Male

    Mary Gangloff

    Female1853–1934Female

MARRIAGE
22 October 1878
Williamsville, Amherst, Erie, New York, United States
children

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1864

Age 11

War: Prussia and Austria vs. Denmark.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 22

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.

Name Meaning

German and Dutch: variant spelling of Lorenz .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • GEORGE LORENTZ, "United States Census, 1880"
  • George Lorentz, "New York State Census, 1892"
  • George Lorentz, "New York State Census, 1905"

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