Kiziah Jane Noble

19 July 1857–29 December 1954 (Age 97)
Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States

The Life of Kiziah Jane

When Kiziah Jane Noble was born on 19 July 1857, in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States, her father, Joseph Maxwell Noble, was 25 and her mother, Susan Pumprey, was 22. She married George Edward Gearing in 1875, in Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Bangor, Van Buren, Michigan, United States in 1910 and Jackson, Jackson, Michigan, United States in 1930. She died on 29 December 1954, in Parma, Jackson, Michigan, United States, at the age of 97.

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Family Time Line

George Edward Gearing
1850–1917
Kiziah Jane Noble
1857–1954
Marriage: 1875
Otis Monroe Gearing
1876–1934
Cora May Gearing
1878–1918
Gearing
1880–
William Edward Gearing
1880–1912
Laura L Gearing
1882–
Gearing
1884–
George Agustus Gearing
1886–1927
Asel Nathaniel Gearing
1890–1953
James Henry Gearing
1895–1919

Spouse and Children

    George Edward Gearing

    Male1850–1917Male

    Female1857–1954Female

MARRIAGE
1875
Columbus, Franklin, Ohio, United States
children

(9)

    Otis Monroe Gearing

    Male1876–1934Male

    Cora May Gearing

    Female1878–1918Female

    Gearing

    Male1880–Male

    William Edward Gearing

    Male1880–1912Male

    Laura L Gearing

    Female1882–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Maxwell Noble

    Male1831–1859Male

    Susan Pumprey

    Female1835–1901Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 3

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1863

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1886

Age 29

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and Irish (of Norman origin); also French: nickname from Middle English, Old French noble ‘high-born’, ‘distinguished’, ‘illustrious’ (Latin nobilis), denoting someone of lofty birth or character, or perhaps also ironically someone of low station. The surname has been established in Ireland since the 13th century, but was re-introduced in the 17th century and is now found mainly in Ulster.2 Jewish (Ashkenazic): Americanized form of Knöbel, a surname derived from an archaic German word for a servant. This was the name of a famous rabbinical family which moved from Wiener Neustadt to Sanok in Galicia in the 17th century; several members subsequently emigrated to the U.S.3 Jewish: Americanized form of Nobel .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Kizah Gearing in household of Acel N Gearing, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Kizah Gearing in household of George Gearing, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Keziah J Gearing in household of George E Gearing, "United States Census, 1900"

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