George H. Naw

8 May 1868–16 July 1953 (Age 85)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of George H.

George H. Naw was born on 8 May 1868, in Pennsylvania, United States. He had at least 1 son and 4 daughters with Elsie May Bonesteel. He lived in Burdine Township, Texas, Missouri, United States in 1920 and Winfield, Cowley, Kansas, United States for about 10 years. He died on 16 July 1953, at the age of 85, and was buried in Winfield, Cowley, Kansas, United States.

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George H. Naw
Elsie May Bonesteel
George H. Naw Jr.
Margaret May Naw
Mary Belle Naw
Emma Louise Naw
Frances Elizabeth Naw

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World Events (8)

1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 9

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 9

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 36

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.

Name Meaning

1 English and Scottish: from a pet form of David .2 English: nickname from the jackdaw, Middle English dawe, a bird noted for its sleek black color, raucous voice, and thievish nature, any of which characteristics could readily have given rise to a nickname.3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Deaghaidh, ‘descendant of Deaghadh’, a personal name of uncertain origin. It may be composed of the elements deagh- ‘good’ + ádh ‘luck’, ‘fate’; some such association seems to lie behind its Anglicization as Goodwin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • George H Naw, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • George H Naw, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George H Naw, "United States Census, 1940"

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