George Wilbur Patterson

17 December 1907–7 November 1986 (Age 78)
Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of George Wilbur

When George Wilbur Patterson was born on 17 December 1907, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Michael George Patterson, was 27 and his mother, Albina Lorena Carson, was 21. He married Evelyn Leone Emerick on 20 December 1930, in Hayesville, Vermillion Township, Ashland, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States in 1930 and Ashland, Ohio, United States in 1986. His occupation is listed as flxible corporation in Loudonville, Ashland, Ohio, United States. He died on 7 November 1986, in Hayesville, Vermillion Township, Ashland, Ohio, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Hayesville, Vermillion Township, Ashland, Ohio, United States.

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George Wilbur Patterson
Evelyn Leone Emerick
Marriage: 20 December 1930
Gene William Patterson

Spouse and Children

20 December 1930
Hayesville, Vermillion Township, Ashland, Ohio, United States


    Gene William Patterson


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 2

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

Age 22

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish and northern English: patronymic from a pet form of Pate , a short form of Patrick .2 Irish: in Ulster of English or Scottish origin; in County Galway, a surname taken by bearers of Gaelic Ó Caisín ‘descendant of the little curly-headed one’ (from Gaelic casán), which is usually Anglicized as Cussane.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Geo W Patterson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George J Patterson in household of George Patterson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George W Patterson in household of Michael G Patterson, "United States Census, 1910"

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