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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Robert Newton Heare
Ella May Shank
John Russell Heare
Charles Cornwell Heare
Campbell Power Heare
Ruby Carson Heare
Lois Violet Heare

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Newton Heare





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

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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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