James Tyson Harrell

2 October 1889–22 January 1949 (Age 59)
Duplin, North Carolina, United States

The Life of James Tyson

When James Tyson Harrell was born on 2 October 1889, in Duplin, North Carolina, United States, his father, Chauncey Harrell, was 37 and his mother, Sarah Priscilla Mallard, was 35. He married Daisy Bell Sumner on 19 February 1912, in Gates, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Burgaw Township, Pender, North Carolina, United States in 1900. He died on 22 January 1949, in Burgaw, Pender, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Burgaw, Pender, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Tyson Harrell
Daisy Bell Sumner
Marriage: 19 February 1912
James Tyson Harrell, Jr
Aubrey Staley Harrell
Carlton Sumner Harrell
Miriam Joyce Harrell
Emily Harrell
Evelyn Harrell
William Norwood Harrell

Spouse and Children

19 February 1912
Gates, North Carolina, United States


    James Tyson Harrell, Jr


    Aubrey Staley Harrell



    Miriam Joyce Harrell


    Emily Harrell


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Chauncey Harrell


    Sarah Priscilla Mallard




+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 8

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 17

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Harold .2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hEarghail ‘descendant of Earghal’, a personal name with the same etymology as Fearghal ( see Farrell ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • J T Harrell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James T Harrell, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James T Harrell, "United States Census, 1920"

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