William Dennis Hart

29 March 1877–26 June 1958 (Age 81)
Putnam, Missouri, United States

The Life of William Dennis

When William Dennis Hart was born on 29 March 1877, in Putnam, Missouri, United States, his father, Jacob S. Hart, was 26 and his mother, Armilda Sumpter, was 21. He married Mary Louella Gilliland on 4 April 1903, in Appanoose, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Appanoose, Iowa, United States in 1935 and Caldwell Township, Appanoose, Iowa, United States in 1940. He died on 26 June 1958, in Centerville, Appanoose, Iowa, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Appanoose, Iowa, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

William Dennis Hart
1877–1958
Mary Louella Gilliland
1887–1973
Marriage: 4 April 1903
Robert Cyrus Hart
1904–1973
Roy Leland Hart
1905–
Gladys Hart
1909–
Ruby Inez Marie Hart
1913–1998
Grace Pearl Hart
1915–1996
Blanche Hart
1917–
Dorthea Louella Hart
1921–1992
Walter Lloyd Hart
1930–1994

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 April 1903
Appanoose, Iowa, United States
children

(8)

    Robert Cyrus Hart

    Male1904–1973Male

    Roy Leland Hart

    Male1905–Male

    Gladys Hart

    Female1909–Female

    Ruby Inez Marie Hart

    Female1913–1998Female

    Female1915–1996Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Jacob S. Hart

    Male1850–1928Male

    Armilda Sumpter

    Female1855–1936Female

siblings

(14)

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 4

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.
1884 · There is now a Capital Building

Age 7

The capitol building in Des Moines originally had a budget of $1,500,000 but complications arose because of the need of a redesign. The building was dedicated on January 17, 1884, but it wasn’t completed until 1886. On January 4, 1904, a fire started and swept through the areas that housed the Supreme Court and Iowa House of Representatives. A major restoration was performed and documented, with the addition of electrical lighting, elevators, and a telephone system. By the early 1980s, the sandstone exterior of the Capitol had started deteriorating and prompted the installation of canopies to protect pedestrians from falling rubble. The entire reconstruction process took around 18 years to complete.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 23

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 English and North German: from a personal name or nickname meaning ‘stag’, Middle English hert, Middle Low German hërte, harte.2 German: variant spelling of Hardt 1 and 2.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name or a nickname from German and Yiddish hart ‘hard’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William Hart in household of Jacob Hart, "United States Census, 1880"
  • William Hart, "United States Census, 1940"
  • William Hart, "United States Census, 1920"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.