Howell Henry Hargis

28 October 1804–13 January 1856 (Age 51)
Smith, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Howell Henry

When Howell Henry Hargis was born on 28 October 1804, in Smith, Tennessee, United States, his father, William Hargis, was 35 and his mother, Hannah H. Howell, was 34. He married Lucy Tuck in 1824, in United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He died on 13 January 1856, in Macon, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 51.

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Family Time Line

Howell Henry Hargis
1804–1856
Nancy Gammon
1799–1884
Marriage: 3 January 1830
William Abner Hargis
1830–1911
Hannah Billa Hargis
1831–1853
Martha J Hargis
1834–1836
James Dennis Hargis
1836–1923
John Cosby Hargis
1839–1915
Thomas Jefferson Hargis
1841–1929
Nancy Jane Hargiss
1843–
Abraham Hargis
1846–1850

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World Events (8)

1808
Age 4
Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812
Age 8
War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1819 · Panic! of 1819
Age 15
With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

English: unexplained.1. Possibly a Huguenot name, a variant of Gargis , which is an altered form of Garrigus , an Anglicized form of French Garrigues . 2. Alternatively, it may be a variant of Scottish Harcus .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Harcus
Hargus
Garrigues
Gargis

Sources (3)

  • Howel Harges, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Howell Hargis in entry for John C. Hargis, "Tennessee, Death Records, 1914-1955"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Howell Hargis - aka-name: Howell Henry Hargis

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