John Calvin Hart

17 April 1872–7 December 1953 (Age 81)
Hobbie, Hollenback Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of John Calvin

When John Calvin Hart was born on 17 April 1872, in Hobbie, Hollenback Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, John F. Hart, was 52 and his mother, Anna Margaret Rosina Drum, was 42. He married Loveda Amelia Craver on 27 April 1899, in Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Hollenback Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States in 1880. He died on 7 December 1953, in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Fern Knoll Cemetery, Dallas Township, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Calvin Hart
Loveda Amelia Craver
Marriage: 27 April 1899
Arline Hart
Margaret D. Hart
Leonore C Hart
Paul K. Hart
Ruth Amelia Hart
Jay Curtis Hart

Spouse and Children

27 April 1899
Luzerne, Pennsylvania, United States


    Arline Hart



    Leonore C Hart



    Ruth Amelia Hart


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings



    Amelia Hart


    Emily Hart


    Alphia Hart


    Anna Margaret Hart


    Martin L. Hart


+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 5

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

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

1 English and North German: from a personal name or nickname meaning ‘stag’, Middle English hert, Middle Low German hërte, harte.2 German: variant spelling of Hardt 1 and 2.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): ornamental name or a nickname from German and Yiddish hart ‘hard’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • John C Hart in household of John Hart, "United States Census, 1880"
  • John C Hart, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John C Hart, "United States Census, 1940"

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