John Havis McGarity

17 March 1911–20 March 1988 (Age 77)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of John Havis

When John Havis McGarity was born on 17 March 1911, in Arkansas, United States, his father, Charles Lonzo McGarity, was 38 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Bain, was 35. He married Marie Addis Willis on 21 July 1933, in Jefferson, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Upshur, Texas, United States in 1935 and Justice Precinct 3, Harrison, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 20 March 1988, in Montgomery, Texas, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Freeman Cemetery, Montgomery, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Havis McGarity
1911–1988
Marie Addis Willis
1912–1997
Marriage: 21 July 1933
Johnnie Lou McGarity
1935–2010

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
21 July 1933
Jefferson, Arkansas, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Gracie McGarity

    Female1900–1982Female

    Robert Lee McGarity

    Male1901–1990Male

    Claud Houston McGarity

    Male1903–1990Male

    Jesse James McGarity

    Male1905–1973Male

    Lonzo McGarity

    Male1906–1987Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 1

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 3

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
1932

Age 21

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Oireachtaigh ‘son of Oireach-tach’, a byname meaning ‘member of the assembly’ or ‘frequenting assemblies’. Compare Geraghty .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John H Mcgarity, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Havis Mc Garity in household of Lone Mc Garity, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Havis Mc Garity in household of Lonnie Mc Garity, "United States Census, 1930"

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