John J. Hartfield

Male7 June 1850–5 February 1916

Brief Life History of John J.

When John J. Hartfield was born on 7 June 1850, in Columbia, Marion, Mississippi, United States, his father, Samuel Asa Hartfield, was 48 and his mother, Nancy Olive Fillingame, was 40. He married Elizabeth Ann Barrett in 1872, in Marion, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 9 daughters. He lived in Carley, Marion, Mississippi, United States in 1880 and Leon, Florida, United States in 1885. He died on 5 February 1916, in Lamar, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, Lamar, Mississippi, United States.

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John J. Hartfield
Elizabeth Ann Barrett
Marriage: 1872
Martha Catherine Hartfield
Mary Caroline Hartsfield
Elizabeth Ann Hartsfield
D M Hartfield
O C Hartfield
E Ancie Bell Hartfield
Sarah M. Hartfield
F J Hartfield
William Andrew Hartfield
Frances Jane Hartsfield
Emma Hartfield
Quincey C Hartsfield

Sources (6)

  • John J Hartsfield, "Florida State Census, 1885"
  • John Hartfield, "Find A Grave Index"
  • John J. Hartfield in entry for Sarah Overstreet, "Alabama Deaths, 1908-1974"

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  • Marriage
    1872Marion, Mississippi, United States
  • Children (12)

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    Siblings (13)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 11

    Florida has had 6 Constitutions since it became a state. The first Constitution was drafted in Saint Joseph, now known as Port St. Joe. Presently Florida is governed by the Constitution of 1968.


    Age 13

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1868 · Impeach the President!

    Age 18

    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    Name Meaning

    English (Sussex and Surrey): habitational name from Hartfield (East Sussex), from Old English heorot ‘stag, hart’ + feld ‘open country’.

    Americanized form of German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Herzfeld .

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

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