George E Mcconnell (1923 - 2009)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

George E Mcconnell’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of George so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit George’s biography.

George E Mcconnell Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of George E Mcconnell and his immediate Mcconnell family. Add to George E Mcconnell's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for George.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of George E Mcconnell? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Mukilteo, Snohomish County, Washington

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did George finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did George attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what George did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if George E Mcconnell is a military veteran.

Middle name

E

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add George's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add George's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was George a religious man? Add George’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of George during various points of his life.

Timeline

1923 - In the year that George E Mcconnell was born, the A.C. Nielsen Company was founded in Chicago. It provided an audience measurement system that could provide radio station owners with information on their listeners and the popularity of their shows. Later, the Nielsen company became the basis for the fate of television programs.

1925 - When he was only 2 years old, in July, the Scopes Trial - often called the Scopes Monkey Trial - took place, prosecuting a substitute teacher for teaching evolution in school. Tennessee had enacted a law that said it was "unlawful to teach human evolution in any state-funded school". William Jennings Bryan headed the prosecution and Clarence Darrow headed the defense. The teacher was found guilty and fined $100. An appeal to the Supreme Court of Tennessee upheld the law but overturned the guilty verdict.

1936 - George was just 13 years old when on November 2nd, the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) debuted the world's first regular high-definition television service. The channel had a short schedule - Monday through Saturday, 3:00p to 4:00p and 9:00p to 10:00p. The first broadcast was "Opening of the BBC Television Service".

1948 - George was 25 years old when on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

1978 - By the time he was 55 years old, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

George E Mcconnell Family Tree

Who was George’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share George’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

George's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
George E Mcconnell
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from George's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of George E Mcconnell is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

George E Mcconnell passed away on October 30, 2009 at age 86. There is no listed cause of death. He was born on June 7, 1923. We have no information about George's surviving family. We know that George E Mcconnell had been residing in Mukilteo, Snohomish County, Washington.

Memories

What do you remember about George E Mcconnell? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that George is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of George E Mcconnell

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources