John Henry Scoggins

4 June 1902–8 January 1967 (Age 64)
Bridgeport, Wise, Texas, United States

The Life of John Henry

When John Henry Scoggins was born on 4 June 1902, in Bridgeport, Wise, Texas, United States, his father, George Nelson Scoggins, was 53 and his mother, Roma Jackson, was 25. He married Vinie Faye McClaine on 21 February 1923, in Durant, Bryan, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Speairs Township, Bryan, Oklahoma, United States in 1910 and Ardmore, Carter, Oklahoma, United States in 1930. He died on 8 January 1967, in Safford, Graham, Arizona, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Pima Cemetery, Pima, Graham, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Scoggins
1902–1967
Vinie Faye McClaine
1905–1971
Marriage: 21 February 1923
Floyd Lee Scoggins
1923–1991
Lloyd Edward Scoggins
1925–2004
George Nelson Scoggins
1926–2006
Robert Henry Scoggins
1927–1929
Lilly Mae Scoggins
1929–2006
John Henry Scoggins Jr.
1931–2009
Earl Eugene Scoggins
1933–1975
Nolan Ray Scoggins
1938–2017
Fay Ellen Scoggins
1943–2004

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 February 1923
Durant, Bryan, Oklahoma, United States
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1905 · Construction of the Praetorian Building

Age 3

Texas completed the construction of the Praetorian Building (Stone Plane Tower) in 1909. It was the first skyscraper in Texas and the Southwestern United States. The building had 15 stories and was 190 ft tall.
1920

Age 18

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.

Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • John H Scoggins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Johnie Scoggins in household of G N Scoggins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Henry Scoggins, "Arizona, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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