George Everest

1790–1866 (Age 76)
Greenwich, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George

When George Everest was born on 4 July 1790, in Greenwich, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, Tristram Everest, was 43 and his mother, Lucetta Mary Smith, was 24. He married Emma Wing on 11 November 1846, in Saint George Hanover Square, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Winkfield, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. He died on 1 December 1866, in London, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 76, and was buried in Brighton and Hove, Sussex, England, United Kingdom.

Photos & Memories (9)

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Family Time Line

George Everest
1790–1866
Emma Wing
1823–1889
Marriage: 11 November 1846
Emma Colebrook Everest
1849–1852
Winifred Crew Everest
1851–1910
Lancelot Feilding Everest
1854–1935
Ethel Gertrude Everest
1855–1916
Alfred Wing Everest
1856–1928
Benigna Edith Everest
1859–1860

Spouse & Children

  • Male1790–1866Male

  • Emma Wing

    Female1823–1889Female

MARRIAGE
11 November 1846
Saint George Hanover Square, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

  • Emma Colebrook Everest

    Female1849–1852Female

  • Winifred Crew Everest

    Female1851–1910Female

  • Lancelot Feilding Everest

    Male1854–1935Male

  • Ethel Gertrude Everest

    Female1855–1916Female

  • Alfred Wing Everest

    Male1856–1928Male

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(6)

  • Lucetta Mary Everest

    Female1787–1857Female

  • John Everest

    Male1788–1820Male

  • Male1790–1866Male

  • Robert Everest

    Male1798–1870Male

  • Thomas Roupell Everest

    Male1800–1855Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 11

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 18

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 25

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Evreux in Eure, France, probably named from its association with the Eburovices, a Gaulish tribe.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • George Everest, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • George Everest, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • George Everest, "British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices"

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