George H Vanaman

1933–9 August 2011 (Age 78)
New Jersey, United States

The Life of George H

When George H Vanaman was born in 1933, in New Jersey, United States, his father, George L Vanaman, was 24 and his mother, Carrie R Pompper, was 22. He died on 9 August 2011, at the age of 78.

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George L Vanaman
Carrie R Pompper
George H Vanaman
Ida M Vannaman
Estella Marie Vanneman

Parents and Siblings

    George L Vanaman


    Carrie R Pompper




World Events (8)


Age 0

New Jersey was severely impacted by the Great Depression. In response to the economic woes of the country, President Franklin D Roosevelt issued a series of programs and regulations referred to as the "New Deal". One-tenth of the New Jersey population was already using New Deal programs by 1933.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 2

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.
1954 · Nike Missile Sites (Cold War)

Age 21

Because of New Jersey's strategic location, it served a critical role in North American's defense plans during the Cold War. During two of the most intense decades of the Cold War era, New Jersey was home to over a dozen U.S. Army Nike missile installations. The Nike Missiles were named after the mythical Greek goddess of victory, and were deployed at sites that surrounded major metropolitan areas. The sites were deactivated in 1974.

Name Meaning

Dutch: habitational name from Amen in Drenthe.

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

Sources (3)

  • George Vanaman in household of George L Vanaman, "United States Census, 1940"
  • George H Or Bussy Vanaman, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • George H Or Buzzy Vanaman, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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