John Byrd Arant

1873–1961 (Age 88)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of John Byrd

When John Byrd Arant was born on 21 August 1873, in Kentucky, United States, his father, Aaron Elmer Arant, was 31 and his mother, Eliza Isabella Ham, was 29. He had at least 6 sons and 6 daughters with Ethel Catherine Blount. He lived in Main Shore Township, Greene, Arkansas, United States in 1930 and Friendship Township, Greene, Arkansas, United States in 1940. He died on 19 December 1961, in Paragould, Greene, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Paragould, Greene, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Byrd Arant
1873–1961
Ethel Catherine Blount
1895–1982
Effie Arant
1900–1992
Mary Arant
1906–
Sunshine Arant
1916–
Maurice Henry King
1918–2009
Tommy Arant
1920–
Irene Arant
1923–
Jesse Roy Arant
1926–2009
Maple Ruby Arant
1928–1998
George W. Arant
1931–1994
Johnnie T. Arant
1934–
Dolly May Arant
1937–
Woodrow Arant
1940–1941

Spouse & Children

children

(12)

  • Effie Arant

    Female1900–1992Female

  • Mary Arant

    Female1906–Female

  • Sunshine Arant

    Female1916–Female

  • Maurice Henry King

    Male1918–2009Male

  • Tommy Arant

    Male1920–Male

+7 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Aaron Elmer Arant

    Male1842–1895Male

  • Eliza Isabella Ham

    Female1844–Female

siblings

(11)

  • Edna Elbergie Arant

    Female1866–1922Female

  • Sarah L Arant

    Female1867–1880Female

  • Lloyd Arant

    Male1869–Male

  • Edie Araut

    Female1870–Female

  • Male1873–1961Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1883 · The Mosaic Templar is Founded

Age 10

The Mosaic Templar is an African American fraternal organization founded in Little Rock. it was founded by former slaves, John Edward Bush and Chester W. Keatts. It was part of a movement that was going on at the time, where everyone was forming fraternities and sororities. The main departments for this one where endowment, monument, analysis, uniform, rank, recapitulation, records, and a juvenile division.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 19

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1900 · Governor Shot

Age 27

On January 30, 1900 Governor William Goebel of Kentucky was assassinated. He took a bullet to the chest, outside the Old State Capitol. He died on February 3, 1900.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Arndt .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John Araut in household of Aaron Araut, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John B Arant, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John B Arant, "United States Census, 1930"

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