William Jefferson Malone

5 May 1876–11 March 1941 (Age 64)
Houston, Lauderdale, Mississippi, United States

The Life of William Jefferson

When William Jefferson Malone was born on 5 May 1876, in Houston, Lauderdale, Mississippi, United States, his father, Chesley Daniel Malone, was 26 and his mother, Missouri Florinda Mancill, was 21. He married Minnie Pearl Patterson on 12 August 1900, in Navarro, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Justice Precinct 5, Navarro, Texas, United States in 1930 and Navarro, Texas, United States in 1935. He died on 11 March 1941, in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Vardaman, Calhoun, Mississippi, United States.

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William Jefferson Malone
Minnie Pearl Patterson
Marriage: 12 August 1900
Delma Darrell Malone
Devaughn Malone
Ted Daniel Malone

Spouse and Children

12 August 1900
Navarro, Texas, United States



    Devaughn Malone


    Ted Daniel Malone


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World Events (8)

1877 · Mississippi State Board of Health is Created

Age 1

In 1877, the Mississippi State Board of Health was established to protect and advance health throughout the state. There are several different categories that fall under their watch such as disease, environment, injury, standard care, shots, keep records, and more.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

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.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 18

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maoil Eoin ‘descendant of the devotee of (Saint) John’. This is the name of an ecclesiastical family at Clonmacnoise. MacLysaght states that this surname is now numerous in County Clare where it is pronounced Maloon and is probably really Muldoon .

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

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Sources (3)

  • J Will Malone, "United States Census, 1930"
  • J Will Malone, "United States Census, 1930"
  • William J Malone in household of John L Patterson, "United States Census, 1900"

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