Jessie Joe Allison

11 July 1884–31 March 1956 (Age 71)
Comanche, Texas, United States

The Life of Jessie Joe

When Jessie Joe Allison was born on 11 July 1884, in Comanche, Texas, United States, his father, Jesse A. Allison, was 38 and his mother, Amanda Elizabeth Hicks, was 34. He married Minnie Maude Brown in 1912, in Roosevelt, New Mexico, United States. He lived in Justice Precinct 2, Young, Texas, United States in 1900. He died on 31 March 1956, in Ruidoso, Lincoln, New Mexico, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Forest Lawn Cemetery, Ruidoso, Lincoln, New Mexico, United States.

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Jessie Joe Allison
Minnie Maude Brown
Marriage: 1912

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    Minnie Maude Brown


Roosevelt, New Mexico, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 10

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.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 19

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from a Middle English male personal name: in most cases probably Allen , but other possibilities include a variant of Ellis or a short form of Alexander . In some instances, it may be from a female personal name, Alise or Alice ( see Allis ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Jesse Allison in household of Jesse Allison, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Jesse Joe Allison, "Find A Grave Index"

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