Sunday, August 13, 2017

Obituary of George W. Hamilton, III - 1914, Dalton, Whitfield, Georgia

Obituary of George W. Hamilton, III 

Subject: Obituary of George W. Hamilton, 3rd
Database/Library: GALILEO (GeorgiA LIbrary LEarning Online)
Publication: The Dalton Citizen (indexed as North Georgia Citizen)
Publication Date: 19 Feb. 1914
Page: 1
Title of Article: "Young Son of Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Hamilton Dead"
Subtitle: "Bright Little Fellow Was Victim of Diptheria."

Name of Deceased: George W. Hamilton, the Third
Age: 5
Date of Death (not stated): "Sunday morning" [est. 15 Feb. 1914]
Place of Death (not stated): "home" [est. Dalton, Whitfield, Georgia]
Cause of Death: Diphtheria (following a visit to Atlanta)
Date of Funeral (not stated): "Monday" "at the home" [est. 16 Feb. 1914, Whitfield, Georgia]
Officiator: Rev. F. K. Sims

Date of Burial (not stated, same day as funeral): [est. 16 Feb. 1914]
Place of Burial: West Hill cemetery [Dalton, Whitfield, Georgia]

Year of Birth (estimated): 1909
Parents: Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Hamilton

Full Citation:
"Young Son of Mr. and Mrs. G. W. Hamilton Dead," in |North Georgia Citizen| [The Dalton Citizen, Dalton, Whitfield, Georgia], Thurs., 19 Feb. 1914, pg. 1 (via GALILEO). (accessed 13 Aug 2017).

Census Source for Child:
United States Census, 1910, Dalton Ward 3, Whitfield, Georgia: George W Hamilton 3rd, aged 1, single male, son of George W Hamilton Jr. Birth: 1909, Georgia.

Citation: "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 13 August 2017), George W Hamilton 3rd in household of George W Hamilton Jr., Dalton Ward 3, Whitfield, Georgia, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 159, sheet 3B, family 67, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 220; FHL microfilm 1,374,233.

Find A Grave63784795; George W Hamilton. Birth: 24 Aug 1908. Death: 15 Feb 1914. Burial: 1914, West Hill Cemetery, Dalton, Whitfield, Georgia, USA.

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