James H Egan

10 November 1879–8 June 1936 (Age 56)
Scott, Virginia, United States

The Life of James H

When James H Egan was born on 10 November 1879, in Scott, Virginia, United States, his father, Henry W Egan, was 27 and his mother, Lourena Lounna Quillen, was 31. He married Laura M Vicars about 1905. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Powell Magisterial District, Scott, Virginia, United States in 1880 and De Kalb Magisterial District, Scott, Virginia, United States for about 20 years. He died on 8 June 1936, in Scott, Virginia, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Gate City, Scott, Virginia, United States.

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James H Egan
Laura M Vicars
Marriage: about 1905
Alpha B Egan
Rayford Taft Egan
Lourena Viola Egan
Henry Edker Egan
Emily Vicktoria Egan
Ellen N Egan
Ileen H Egan

Spouse and Children

about 1905
of, Scott, Virginia



    Rayford Taft Egan


    Lourena Viola Egan


    Henry Edker Egan


    Emily Vicktoria Egan


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Henry W Egan


    Lourena Lounna Quillen




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1890 · Name changed

Age 11

Name changed from Estillville to Gate City in 1890.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 17

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAodhagáin ( see Hagan ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • James H Egan in household of Henry W Egan, "United States Census, 1880"
  • James H Egan, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James H Egan, "United States Census, 1920"

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