Dr. George Washington Self

September 1866–18 June 1948 (Age 81)
Alabama, United States

The Life of George Washington

When Dr. George Washington Self was born in September 1866, in Alabama, United States, his father, Elijah Self, was 34 and his mother, Jane Elizabeth Vann, was 34. He married Leah Jane Hood on 20 June 1888, in Blount, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Selfville, Blount, Alabama, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 16 Selfville, Blount, Alabama, United States in 1940. He died on 18 June 1948, in Blount, Alabama, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Remlap, Blount, Alabama, United States.

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Dr. George Washington Self
Leah Jane Hood
Marriage: 20 June 1888
Jessie Leah Self

Spouse and Children

20 June 1888
Blount, Alabama, United States


    Jessie Leah Self


Parents and Siblings



    James Leldon Self




    Lucinda Vina Self


    Lemuel Bluford Self


    Greenberry Pinkney Self


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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Age 16

Historical Boundaries - 1882: Blount, Alabama, United States

Age 23

Historical Boundaries - 1889: Blount, Alabama, United States

Name Meaning

English (East Anglia): from the Middle English personal name Saulf, Old English Sǣwulf, composed of the elements sǣ ‘sea’ + wulf ‘wolf’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • George Washington Self, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George Self in household of Elijah Self, "United States Census, 1870"
  • George W Self, "United States Census, 1930"

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