John Russell Heare

11 May 1908–31 October 1928 (Age 20)
Hampshire, West Virginia, United States

The Life of John Russell

When John Russell Heare was born on 11 May 1908, in Hampshire, West Virginia, United States, his father, Robert Newton Heare, was 36 and his mother, Ella May Shank, was 22. He died on 31 October 1928, in Sherman District, Hampshire, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 20, and was buried in Augusta, Hampshire, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Robert Newton Heare
1871–1932
Ella May Shank
1885–1935
John Russell Heare
1908–1928
Charles Cornwell Heare
1910–1930
Campbell Power Heare
1916–1981
Ruby Carson Heare
1922–1993
Lois Violet Heare
1928–2012

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Newton Heare

    Male1871–1932Male

    Female1885–1935Female

siblings

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World Events (7)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 2

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 8

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Hare .

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

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Sources (3)

  • John R Heare in household of Robert Heare, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John Russell Heare, "West Virginia Deaths, 1804-1999"
  • John Russell Heare, "Find A Grave Index"

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