George Tarrant1

M, b. 16 April 1851, d. 17 March 1922

Reference IDs

  • 00012.0
Ref=TARRA-05710
George Tarrant, 1851-1922
     George Tarrant was born on 16 April 1851 at Mitcheldever, Winchester, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, son of George (the elder) Tarrant and Mary Ann Woodham.2,3,4 George Tarrant was christened on 19 April 1851 at Winchester, England.4

George Tarrant married Rose Southwell, daughter of Henry Southwell and Ann Pritchard, on 13 September 1874 at Lockerley, Romsey; Mitchelmersh, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom.5,6
     "Geo. Tarrant and Rose Southwell married Sept. 13 1874 in England. Started for America the next day. Came to Ontario, Canada and in 1878 came to Saginaw where they lived for two years, then on a farm in Bridgeport township for 33 years and in 1913 they moved back to Saginaw [and] lived on So. 4th St. at 1017." -- (probably) Martha Tarrant.7 George Tarrant and Rose Southwell had seven sons and a daughter.
     George Tarrant was naturalized on 25 March 1899 at Saginaw, Michigan, renouncing allegiance to the Queen of Great Britain and Ireland.8 This photo is of Rose Southwell and George Tarrant, probably about 1900.

George Tarrant died on 17 March 1922 at Saginaw, Saginaw, Michigan, at age 70.9,6

Children of George Tarrant and Rose Southwell

Last Edited=28 Nov 2017

Citations

  1. [S16] Marriage Record, Southwell-Tarrant.
  2. [S4] Olive T. Hoefling, Paul's baby book, 1850 year, and location of Hampton, disproven by baptism record.
  3. [S12] Martha Tarrant and Olive Hoefling, Landon and Tarrant Composition Book 1, p. 25. 1850 year, and location of Hampton, disproven by baptism record.
  4. [S34] Unknown author, Micheldever Parish Records, 1851, page 50.
  5. [S12] Martha Tarrant and Olive Hoefling, Landon and Tarrant Composition Book 1, p. 25. This page only says 'England.'
  6. [S12] Martha Tarrant and Olive Hoefling, Landon and Tarrant Composition Book 1, p. 37.
  7. [S12] Martha Tarrant and Olive Hoefling, Landon and Tarrant Composition Book 1, p. 25.
  8. [S173] Michigan State Archives microfilm, State vol. 43, roll #8056, county vol. 3, p. 133, LDS #1887774, first papers were filed 30 Oct 1896 (25 Mar 1899), Lansing, Michigan, USA.
  9. [S12] Martha Tarrant and Olive Hoefling, Landon and Tarrant Composition Book 1, p. 26.
  10. [S31] 1861 UK Census, unknown county. Unknown parish; unknown record infoGeorge Tarrant household, Micheldever, dwelling 70, page 36 (11.)
  11. [S144] 1871 UK Census, Hampshire. Winchester; RG10/1214George Tarrant, Hursley, ED 1, Folio: 7; Page: 8 (Anc. image 8/19); GSU roll: 827824, household 46.
  12. [S24] "Public Libraries of Saginaw Obituary Index", According to their son's obituary he emigrated with them at age 1 (1879)
    Name: TARRANT, WILLIAM T., Spouse's Name: ROSE FISHER
    Married: 12/31/1907

    Age: 75, Date of Birth: Friday, March 15, 1878, Place of Birth: CANADA
    Date of Death: Sunday, October 11, 1953, Place of Death: SAGINAW, MI
    Miscellaneous
    Year moved to US/Saginaw: SAGINAW W/PARENTS AT AGE 1
    Cemetery: ROSELAWN
    Misc: OPERATED FARM DAIRY 25 YRS.
    Church: AMES METHODIST
    Funeral Home: REITZ.
  13. [S112] 1880 US Census, Michigan, Saginaw Co. Roll T9_602; FHL 1254602, Provo, Utah, USA, George Tarrant, 107 Tuscola Street, East Saginaw, 302, 12D (250D) (image 11/65), 36, 38.
  14. [S117] 1900 US Census, Michigan, Saginaw Co. Roll T623_739, Provo, Utah, USA, George Tarrant, Bridgeport Twp., 26, 8B (82A) (2092) (image 16/17), 167, 167, Barely readable.
  15. [S98] 1910 US Census, Michigan, Saginaw Co. Roll T624_671, Provo, Utah, USA, George Tarrant, Bridgeport Twp., 30, 1B (image 2/20), 14, 15.
  16. [S4] Olive T. Hoefling, Paul's baby book.