George Fletcher Brock

Male4 January 1884–12 May 1944

Brief Life History of George Fletcher

When George Fletcher Brock was born on 4 January 1884, in Blacksville, Monongalia, West Virginia, United States, his father, Asby Stephens Brock, was 30 and his mother, Mary Jane "Mollie" Riggs, was 30. He married Lydia Jane Spitznogle on 2 November 1907, in Blacksville, Greene, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Perry Township, Greene, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910 and Greene, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. He died on 12 May 1944, in Dunkard, Greene, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 60.

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George Fletcher Brock
Lydia Jane Spitznogle
Marriage: 2 November 1907
Margerite M Brock

Sources (23)

  • George Brock, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Pennsylvania, U.S., Birth Certificates, 1906-1913
  • G. F. Brock, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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  • Marriage
    2 November 1907Blacksville, Greene, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (6)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

    Age 2

    The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.

    1900 · Gold for Cash!

    Age 16

    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    Name Meaning

    English, Scottish, and North German: variant of Brook .

    English and Scandinavian: nickname for a person supposedly resembling a badger, from Middle English brok(ke) ‘badger’ (Old English brocc) and Danish brok (a word of Celtic origin; compare Welsh broch, Cornish brogh, Irish broc). In the Middle Ages badgers were regarded as unpleasant creatures.

    Dutch and Flemish: from a personal name, a short form of Brockert .

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

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