George Turner Cabaniss

29 November 1890–30 January 1982 (Age 91)
Shelby, Cleveland, North Carolina, United States

The Life of George Turner

When George Turner Cabaniss was born on 29 November 1890, in Shelby, Cleveland, North Carolina, United States, his father, Thomas Poole Cabaniss, was 30 and his mother, Laura Gold, was 20. He married Bryte Beam on 24 November 1915, in Cleveland, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Township 1 River, Cleveland, North Carolina, United States in 1910 and Township 7 Sandy Run, Cleveland, North Carolina, United States for about 20 years. He died on 30 January 1982, in Shelby, Cleveland, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Shelby, Cleveland, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Turner Cabaniss
1890–1982
Bryte Beam
1897–1972
Marriage: 24 November 1915
Laura Aileen Cabaniss
1919–1978
Brenda Cabaniss
Elizabeth Cabaniss
1922–2015
Joe Cabaniss
1924–
Sarah Louise Cabaniss
1926–2000
Robert Cabaniss
1930–
Doris Cabaniss
1934–
George Cabaniss
1936–
Hal Cabaniss
1940–
Carolina Virginia Cabaniss
1941–2012

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 November 1915
Cleveland, North Carolina, United States
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Poole Cabaniss

    Male1860–1942Male

    Female1870–1939Female

siblings

(10)

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 6

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 7

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 26

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

Southern French: variant spelling of Cabanis, a habitational name from any of various places in Gard named Cabanis, from Late Latin capannis ‘at the huts’, ablative plural of capanna ‘hut’ ( see Caban ). This name was established in North American in the 18th century, probably by Huguenots .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Turner Cabareiss in household of Thomas P Cabareiss, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Turmin Cabiness in household of Thomas P Cabiness, "United States Census, 1910"
  • G T Cabiness, "United States Census, 1920"

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