James Horace Huitt

1853–1926 (Age 73)
Crawford, Missouri, United States

The Life of James Horace

When James Horace Huitt was born on 9 June 1853, in Crawford, Missouri, United States, his father, William Carroll Huitt Jr, was 21 and his mother, Mary Adalade Love, was 18. He married Lucy Jane Byrd on 31 October 1878, in Washington, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Belgrade, Washington, Missouri, United States in 1880 and Randolph Township, St. Francois, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. He died on 23 October 1926, in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Bonne Terre Cemetery, Bonne Terre, St. Francois, Missouri, United States.

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James Horace Huitt
Lucy Jane Byrd
Marriage: 31 October 1878
Arthur Winfield Huitt
William H. Huitt
Mary Ann Huitt
Egbert E. Huitt
Harriet O Huitt
Jessie Floyd Huitt

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31 October 1878
Washington, Missouri, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 7

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 10

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 22

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hewitt 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James M Huitt, "United States Census, 1880"
  • James H Huitt in household of William Huitt, "United States Census, 1870"
  • James H Huitt, "United States Census, 1910"

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