George Voce

11 May 1875–10 November 1918 (Age 43)
Manchester, Lancashire, England

The Life of George

When George Voce was born on 11 May 1875, in Manchester, Lancashire, England, his father, George Hughes Voce, was 23 and his mother, Eliza Eddleston, was 22. He lived in Wakefield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Bolton, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1901. He died on 10 November 1918, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 43.

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Family Time Line

George Hughes Voce
1852–
Eliza Eddleston
1853–
George Voce
1875–1918
Edith Voce
1881–
Charles Leo Voce
1883–1952
Florence Voce
1885–
Beatrice Voce
1886–
Alfred Ed Voce
1891–
James Eddleston Voce
1894–1977

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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1882 · Electricity Comes to Los Angeles

Age 7

Electricity was first introduced to Los Angeles. The first electric street light had “three carbon-arc lamps of three thousand candle-power” and stood 150 feet tall. 
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 15

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Italian: unexplained; possibly related to Italian voce.

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

Sources (3)

  • George Voce in household of George Voe, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • George Voce in household of George H Voce, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • George Voce, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

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