George James Deal

16 June 1896–17 May 1953 (Age 56)
Lovelady Township, Caldwell, North Carolina, United States

The Life of George James

When George James Deal was born on 16 June 1896, in Lovelady Township, Caldwell, North Carolina, United States, his father, James Otis Deal, was 28 and his mother, Minnie Mae Linney, was 26. He married Maude Sherrill on 21 May 1912, in Cherryville Township, Gaston, North Carolina, United States. He lived in Lovelady, Caldwell, North Carolina, United States for about 20 years. He registered for military service in 1918. He died on 17 May 1953, in Oteen, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Wallburg, Davidson, North Carolina, United States.

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George James Deal
Maude Sherrill
Marriage: 21 May 1912

Spouse and Children

21 May 1912
Cherryville Township, Gaston, North Carolina, United States

Parents and Siblings

    James Otis Deal





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World Events (8)

1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 1

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 2

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 16

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Dale (from the Old Kentish form del) or a habitational name from Deal in Kent, named with this word.2 Americanized spelling of German Die(h)l .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George J Deal, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George J Deal, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George Deal in household of James O Deal, "United States Census, 1910"

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