Origins of surname
Not unexpectedly this surname originated in the personal name, which is derived from the ancient Greek word georgios, meaning a farmer.
The name first appeared in Jersey records with the marriage of Benjamin George and Isabel Journeaux in Grouville in 1706.
- St George, separate family
- de St George, separate family
- George baptisms in Jersey
- George marriages in Jersey (groom)
- George marriages in Jersey (bride)
- George burials in Jersey
Great War service
- Henry William George (1897-1918) son of John Henry and Bridget Mary, Sergeant, York and Lancaster Regiment, killed in action
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The grave of Great War casualty Henry William George at Berks Cemetery, Belgium
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