John Dunn Harpole

4 June 1870–26 May 1955 (Age 84)
Calhoun, Mississippi, United States

The Life of John Dunn

When John Dunn Harpole was born on 4 June 1870, in Calhoun, Mississippi, United States, his father, Henry Harpole, was 27 and his mother, Permealia Young, was 26. He married Margaret Virginia Lollar on 27 January 1892, in Webster, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Webster, Mississippi, United States in 1935 and Beat 1, Quitman, Mississippi, United States in 1940. He died on 26 May 1955, at the age of 84, and was buried in Walthall, Webster, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Dunn Harpole
Margaret Virginia Lollar
Marriage: 27 January 1892
Charles Franklin Harpole
Edna Permealia Harpole
Amanda Ora Harpole
Kate L. Harpole
Luna May Harpole
John Esco Harpole
Cooby Oscar Harpole
James Henry Harpole Sr.
Swepson Byran Harpole

Spouse and Children

27 January 1892
Webster, Mississippi, United States


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Harpole


    Permealia Young




+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · Mississippi State Board of Health is Created

Age 7

In 1877, the Mississippi State Board of Health was established to protect and advance health throughout the state. There are several different categories that fall under their watch such as disease, environment, injury, standard care, shots, keep records, and more.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 26

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.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of the places named Harpole, in Kent and Northamptonshire, from Old English horu ‘dirt’ + pōl ‘pool’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John D Harpole in household of John E Harpole, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John D Harpole, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John D Harpole, "United States Census, 1910"

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