John Rangely Hadfield Jr

22 July 1910–24 February 1964 (Age 53)
Glen Ellyn, DuPage, Illinois, United States

The Life of John Rangely

When John Rangely Hadfield Jr was born on 22 July 1910, in Glen Ellyn, DuPage, Illinois, United States, his father, John Rangely Hadfield, was 30 and his mother, Florence May Watson, was 35. He married Barbara Gail Kellogg on 20 December 1935. He lived in Downers Grove, DuPage, Illinois, United States for about 5 years and Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States in 1940. He died on 24 February 1964, in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Harding Family Cemetery, Moscow, Polk, Texas, United States.

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John Rangely Hadfield Jr
Barbara Gail Kellogg
Marriage: 20 December 1935

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20 December 1935

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1919 · The Chicago Race Riot of 1919

Age 9

During the Chicago race riot, which was raised by racial conflicts throughout Chicago, thirty-eight people died (23 black and 15 white) and over five hundred were injured. It is considered the worst of the approximately 25 riots during the Red Summer and was the worst race riot in Illinois.
1925 · The Goodman Theatre

Age 15

The Goodman Theatre was founded as a tribute to the Chicago playwright Kenneth Sawyer Goodman, who died in the Great Influenza Pandemic in 1918. The theater was funded by his parents, who donated $250,000 to the Art Institute of Chicago. The first theater was designed by Howard Van Doren Shaw and its opening ceremony was performed on October 20. 

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Derbyshire, named from Old English hǣð ‘heathland’, ‘heather’ + feld ‘pasture’, ‘open country’.

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

Sources (3)

  • John Hadfield in household of John Hadfield, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John R Hadfield, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John R Hadfield in household of John R Hadfield, "United States Census, 1930"

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