James Otto Hall

28 September 1866–12 October 1953 (Age 87)
Orange, Indiana, United States

The Life of James Otto

When James Otto Hall was born on 28 September 1866, in Orange, Indiana, United States, his father, William I. Hall, was 29 and his mother, Elizabeth Morris, was 26. He married Mary Emmaline Ray on 20 January 1887. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Rural, Washington Township, Randolph, Indiana, United States in 1935 and Vaugine Township, Jefferson, Arkansas, United States in 1940. He died on 12 October 1953, in Pine Bluff, Jefferson, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Memorial Park Cemetery, Pine Bluff, Jefferson, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Otto Hall
1866–1953
Mary Emmaline Ray
1867–1947
Marriage: 20 January 1887
Bloomer Alvy Hall
1888–1973
Lillian Alberta Hall
1908–1966
Homer Wilson Hall
1890–1974
Brittie Mae Hall
1893–1956
Hettie Rae Hall
1895–1944
Leo Hall
1896–1976
Clyde Hall
1900–1975
Carl Hall Sr.
1900–1989

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 January 1887
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William I. Hall

    Male1836–1875Male

    Elizabeth Morris

    Female1839–1919Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1880

Age 14

Historical Boundaries - 1880: Dorsey, Arkansas, United States; 1885: Cleveland, Arkansas, United States
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 24

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.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, Irish, German, and Scandinavian: from Middle English hall (Old English heall), Middle High German halle, Old Norse hōll all meaning ‘hall’ (a spacious residence), hence a topographic name for someone who lived in or near a hall or an occupational name for a servant employed at a hall. In some cases it may be a habitational name from places named with this word, which in some parts of Germany and Austria in the Middle Ages also denoted a salt mine. The English name has been established in Ireland since the Middle Ages, and, according to MacLysaght, has become numerous in Ulster since the 17th century.

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

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Sources (3)

  • J O Hall, "United States Census, 1940"
  • James Hall, "United States Census, 1900"
  • J O Hall, "United States Census, 1930"

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