John Orville Henard

30 May 1882–September 1974 (Age 92)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of John Orville

When John Orville Henard was born on 30 May 1882, in Tennessee, United States, his father, John Hennard, was 36 and his mother, Susan Catherine McNealy, was 35. He married Cora Belle Boone on 25 March 1917, in Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died in September 1974, in La Verne, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in La Verne, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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John Orville Henard
Cora Belle Boone
Marriage: 25 March 1917
Robert Henard

Spouse and Children

25 March 1917
Tennessee, United States


Parents and Siblings

    John Hennard


    Susan Catherine McNealy




    Margarett K. Henard


    Lafayett Henard


    Mack N. Henard




+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 7

Historical Boundaries - 1889: Otero, Colorado, United States
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 9

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 24

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

French (Hénard) and German: from the Germanic personal name Hainhard, composed of the elements hagin ‘enclosure’, ‘safe place’ + hard ‘strong’, ‘hardy’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John Orvell Henard in entry for William Maurice Major and Litha Fae Henard, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • John Orville Henard, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • J Orville Henard, "Find A Grave Index"

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