John Weslie Poe

22 October 1888–4 November 1964 (Age 76)
Silverton, Briscoe, Texas, United States

The Life of John Weslie

When John Weslie Poe was born on 22 October 1888, in Silverton, Briscoe, Texas, United States, his father, Charles Weslie Poe, was 30 and his mother, Julia H Welch, was 11. He married Angie Aureba Comfort Brooks on 3 January 1916, in Silverton, Briscoe, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons. He lived in Tucumcari, Quay, New Mexico, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 2 Belen, Valencia, New Mexico, United States in 1940. He died on 4 November 1964, in National City, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Weslie Poe
1888–1964
Angie Aureba Comfort Brooks
1892–1983
Marriage: 3 January 1916
Brice Poe
1912–
Joe Weslie Poe
1918–1921
Bruce Poe
1922–1977
John Poe Jr.
1924–1996
Arnold Brooks Poe
1927–1995
Jesse Darrell Poe
1929–2019
Dale Eugene Poe
1931–1993

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 January 1916
Silverton, Briscoe, Texas, United States
children

(7)

    Brice Poe

    Male1912–Male

    Joe Weslie Poe

    Male1918–1921Male

    Bruce Poe

    Male1922–1977Male

    Male1924–1996Male

    Male1927–1995Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890

Age 2

Historical Boundaries: 1890: Briscoe, Texas, United States
1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 20

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Name Meaning

English: nickname from Old Norse ‘peacock’ ( see Peacock ). This surname is also established in Ireland.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John W Poe, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John W Poe in household of Charles W Poe, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John W Poe in household of Charles W Poe, "United States Census, 1910"

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