George Franklin Huggins

14 December 1880–9 August 1953 (Age 72)
Georgia, United States

The Life of George Franklin

When George Franklin Huggins was born on 14 December 1880, in Georgia, United States, his father, Sanford M. Renfro Huggins, was 30 and his mother, Laura Lackey, was 19. He married Mary Elizabeth White before 1907, in United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Tunnel Hill, Whitfield, Georgia, United States for about 10 years and Whitfield, Queensland, Australia in 1953. He died on 9 August 1953, in Whitfield, Georgia, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Poplar Springs Baptist Church Cemetery, Dalton, Murray, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Franklin Huggins
1880–1953
Mary Elizabeth White
1883–1927
Marriage: before 1907
James Neil Huggins Sr.
1907–1950
John Riley Huggins
1913–1951
George Huggins
1918–
Katherine Huggins
1924–1964
Arthur Huggins
1927–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
before 1907
United States
children

(5)

    James Neil Huggins Sr.

    Male1907–1950Male

    John Riley Huggins

    Male1913–1951Male

    George Huggins

    Male1918–Male

    Katherine Huggins

    Female1924–1964Female

    Arthur Huggins

    Male1927–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Sanford M. Renfro Huggins

    Male1850–1926Male

    Laura Lackey

    Female1861–1935Female

siblings

(10)

    Male1880–1953Male

    Henry Frederick "Fred" Huggins

    Male1882–1930Male

    Arizona Huggins

    Female1884–Female

    Rylie R Huggins

    Male1887–Male

    Virgil Lee Huggins I

    Male1892–1966Male

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia

Age 13

The last public hanging in Georgia was on September 28, 1893. The General Assembly prohibited public executions in December 1893. Prior to this law, Georgians commonly traveled to witness scheduled public executions.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 20

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a pet form of Hugh .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Huggins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George F Huggins, "United States Census, 1920"
  • George F Huggins, "United States Census, 1930"

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