Mary Georgie Holbert

1858–1947 (Age 88)
Minden, Webster, Louisiana, United States

The Life of Mary Georgie

When Mary Georgie Holbert was born on 22 October 1858, in Minden, Webster, Louisiana, United States, her father, William Halbert, was 32 and her mother, Marie Nan Brazell, was 21. She married George Washington Davenport in 1873, in Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States in 1930 and Karnes, Texas, United States in 1935. She died on 10 June 1947, in Lone Oak, Hunt, Texas, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Hopkins, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mary Georgie Holbert
1858–1947
George Washington Davenport
1848–1927
Marriage: 1873
Etta Grey Davenport
1877–1972
Lou Davenport
1880–1924
Nora Ann Davenport
1883–1968
Josephine Davenport
1885–
Lee Ross Davenport
1887–1972
John Raymond Davenport
1890–1981
Laura Davenport
1892–1959
Una Davenport
1894–1986
George Forest Davenport
1897–1965
Jesse Dawson Davenport
1899–1989

Spouse & Children

  • Female1858–1947Female

  • George Washington Davenport

    Male1848–1927Male

MARRIAGE
1873
Texas, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1826–Male

  • Marie Nan Brazell

    Female1837–Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1863

Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Louisiana Is Readmitted Into the Union

Age 10

Louisiana was readmitted into the Union.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 24

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name Holbert, which according to Reaney is probably a survival of an unrecorded Old English name Holdbeorht, composed of the Germanic elements hold ‘friendly’, ‘gracious’, or ‘loyal’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘famous’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Georgie Davenport in household of Geo Davenport, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Georgie M Davenport in household of Jessie D Davenport, "United States Census, 1930"
  • M G Halbert in household of W Y Halbert, "United States Census, 1860"

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