George Washington Deatherage

3 September 1874–1954 (Age 79)
Salem, Fulton, Arkansas, United States

The Life of George Washington

George Washington Deatherage was born on 3 September 1874, in Salem, Fulton, Arkansas, United States. He married Laura Isabelle Martin on 10 March 1907, in Fulton, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Benton Township, Howell, Missouri, United States for about 20 years. He died in 1954, in Howell, Missouri, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Leota, Howell, Missouri, United States.

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George Washington Deatherage
Laura Isabelle Martin
Marriage: 10 March 1907
Lois Merle Deatherage
Mines Ray Deatherage

Spouse and Children

10 March 1907
Fulton, Arkansas, United States


World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

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.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 1

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English Detherage .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Deatherage, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George W Detherage, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George Detharage, "United States Census, 1930"

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