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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George Turner Cabaniss
Bryte Beam
Marriage: 24 November 1915
Laura Aileen Cabaniss
Brenda Cabaniss
Elizabeth Cabaniss
Joe Cabaniss
Sarah Louise Cabaniss
Robert Cabaniss
Doris Cabaniss
George Cabaniss
Hal Cabaniss
Carolina Virginia Cabaniss

Spouse and Children

24 November 1915
Cleveland, North Carolina, United States


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    Thomas Poole Cabaniss





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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.

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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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