James Earl Arant

1880–1961 (Age 81)
Elmore, Alabama, United States

The Life of James Earl

When James Earl Arant was born on 10 February 1880, in Elmore, Alabama, United States, his father, William Burdett Arant, was 44 and his mother, Amanda Ann O'Neal, was 35. He married Cora Elizabeth Thompson on 20 December 1903, in Elmore, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Buyck, Elmore, Alabama, United States in 1920 and Election Precinct 7 Buyck, Elmore, Alabama, United States for about 10 years. He died on 15 August 1961, in Titus, Elmore, Alabama, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Titus, Elmore, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Earl Arant
Cora Elizabeth Thompson
Marriage: 20 December 1903
Ocie Denson Arant
Martin Luther Arant
James Wilson Arant
Cornelia Earlene Arant

Spouse & Children

20 December 1903
Elmore, Alabama, United States


  • Male1904–1966Male

  • Martin Luther Arant


  • James Wilson Arant


  • Cornelia Earlene Arant


Parents & Siblings

  • William Burdett Arant


  • Amanda Ann O'Neal




  • Female1862–1952Female

  • Johnnie Arant


  • Female1868–1944Female

  • Arthur Claborn Arant


  • William Elmore Arant


+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Age 7

Historical Boundaries - 1887: Elmore, Alabama, United States
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 22

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Arndt .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Earl Arant, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James E Arant, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Early Arant, "United States Census, 1910"

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