John William Hart

Male20 April 1885–27 July 1950

Brief Life History of John William

When John William Hart was born on 20 April 1885, in Washington, Arkansas, United States, his father, Joe Hart, was 23 and his mother, Florida Jane Beaver, was 18. He married Bertha Stella Wiseman on 1 October 1905, in Washington, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Morrow, Washington, Arkansas, United States in 1930 and Marrs Hill Township, Washington, Arkansas, United States in 1940. He died on 27 July 1950, in Washington, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Farmington, Washington, Arkansas, United States.

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John William Hart
Bertha Stella Wiseman
Marriage: 1 October 1905
Doward Hart
Victor Cromwell Hart
Leola Mae Hart
Everett Milton Hart
Mary Thelda Hart

Sources (15)

  • Joe Hart in household of David Beaver, "United States Census, 1900"
  • J W Hart, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"
  • John William Hart, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 October 1905Washington, Arkansas, United States
  • Children (5)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (3)

    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    1888 · Bauxite Mining Began

    Age 3

    Bauxite a rock with relatively high aluminum content, is the main source of aluminum for the world. When it was discovered in Arkansas it changed the state. The city of Bauxite, Arkansas was the site of the discovery.

    1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

    Age 18

    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 North German: nickname from Middle English hert (Old English heorot), Middle Low German hërte, harte ‘hart, stag’, perhaps for a quick-footed or timorous individual.

    German: variant of Hardt 1 and 2. It is also found in France (Alsace and Lorraine).

    Jewish (Ashkenazic): artificial name or nickname from German and Yiddish hart ‘hard’.

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

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