George Washington Vanderbilt II
|George Washington Vanderbilt II|
|Born||14 November 1862|
New Dorp, Staten Island, New York
|Died||6 Mairch 1914 (aged 51)|
|Kent for||awned Biltmore Estate|
|Hauf-marrae(s)||Edith Stuyvesant Dresser|
(m. 1898; his daith 1914)
|Childer||Cornelia Stuyvesant Vanderbilt|
|Parents||William Henry Vanderbilt|
Maria Louisa Kissam
|Relatives||George Henry Vanderbilt Cecil (grandson)|
William Amherst Vanderbilt Cecil (grandson)
George Washington Vanderbilt II (November 14, 1862 – Mairch 6, 1914) wis an airt collector an member o the prominent Vanderbilt faimily, that amassed a huge fortune throu steamboats, railweys, an various business enterprises. He biggit a 250-room mansion, the lairgest preevatly-awned hame in the Unitit States, that he named Biltmore Estate.
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- "G. W. Vanderbilt Dies Suddenly. Seemed to be Recovering from Operation for Appendicitis When Heart Failed". New York Times. March 7, 1914. Retrieved 2011-04-21.
George Washington Vanderbilt of New York died suddenly this afternoon at his Washington residence, 1,612 K Street. With him at the time were Mrs. Vanderbilt and their thirteen-year-old daughter, Miss Cornelia S. Vanderbilt.