Ira Leon Hamrick

July 1894–6 November 1954 (Age 60)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Ira Leon

When Ira Leon Hamrick was born in July 1894, in Tennessee, United States, his father, William E Hamrick, was 21 and his mother, Eva Hillis, was 17. He married Ruby Jackson on 15 March 1914, in Miller, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Cherokee, Texas, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 1, Smith, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 6 November 1954, in Raceland, Lafourche, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

Ira Leon Hamrick
1894–1954
Ruby Jackson
1897–1940
Marriage: 15 March 1914
Pauline Hamrick
1916–1958
Palmer Hugh Hamrick
1917–
Imogene Elizabeth Hamrick
1919–
Marguerite Corria Hamrick
1921–
Ira Leon Jr. Hamrick
1923–
Billy Don Hamrick
1925–1964
Charles Leon Hamrick
1927–
Dorothy Faye Hamrick
1929–
Hestal Douglas Hamrick
1918–1992

Spouse and Children

    Male1894–1954Male

    Ruby Jackson

    Female1897–1940Female

MARRIAGE
15 March 1914
Miller, Arkansas, United States
children

(9)

    Pauline Hamrick

    Female1916–1958Female

    Palmer Hugh Hamrick

    Male1917–Male

    Male1918–1992Male

    Imogene Elizabeth Hamrick

    Female1919–Female

    Marguerite Corria Hamrick

    Female1921–Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William E Hamrick

    Male1873–1940Male

    Female1876–1912Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

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.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 7

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 16

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

Name Meaning

Respelling of German Hämmerich or Hemmerich .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ira L Hamrick, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ira Hamrick, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Ira L Hamrick in household of Wm Hamrick, "United States Census, 1900"

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