Harold Evan "Hal" Snipes

1894–1979 (Age 84)
Anderson, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Harold Evan "Hal"

When Harold Evan "Hal" Snipes was born on 12 December 1894, in Anderson, South Carolina, United States, his father, Walter Lee " Bob" Snipes, was 22 and his mother, Mary Evaline McLeskey, was 22. He had at least 4 sons and 1 daughter with Ida Kate Todd. He lived in Fork Twp, Anderson, South Carolina, United States for about 20 years and Fork Township, Anderson, South Carolina, United States in 1940. He died on 28 February 1979, in Anderson, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Dickson Memorial United Methodist Church Cemetery, Townville, Anderson, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harold Evan "Hal" Snipes
Ida Kate Todd
Gilimer Lee Snipes
Harol Snipes
Jack Snipes
Duane Snipes
Nelle Todd Snipes

Spouse & Children



  • Gilimer Lee Snipes


  • Harol Snipes


  • Jack Snipes


  • Duane Snipes


  • Nelle Todd Snipes


Parents & Siblings



World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1916 · Anthony Crawford Lynched

Age 22

South Carolina native, father to 13 children, and a local farmer, Anthony Crawford, is lynched on October 21, 1916, in Abbeyville, South Carolina. The lynching is followed after Crawford has an arguement with a white storekeeper.

Age 23

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

English: variant of or patronymic from Snipe .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Hal Evans Snipes, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Hal E Snipes, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Hal E Snipes in household of Walter L Snipes, "United States Census, 1900"

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