James Woodard

1 December 1905–13 February 2013 (Age 107)
Mississippi, United States

The Life of James

When James Woodard was born on 1 December 1905, in Mississippi, United States, his father, Dennis Woodard, was 40 and his mother, Julia Hoskins, was 20. He lived in Beat 4, Panola, Mississippi, United States in 1920 and Water Valley, Yalobusha, Mississippi, United States in 2001. He died on 13 February 2013, at the age of 107.

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Family Time Line

Dennis Woodard
1865–1932
Julia Hoskins
1885–1964
Reanna Woodard
1898–1973
Zettie Woodard
–1921
Moody Woodard
Dan W Woodard
1903–1990
James Woodard
1905–2013
Carl Hinbit Woodard
1908–
Jessie Woodard
1910–2020
Lela Mae Woodward
1914–2009
Gracie Woodard
1914–

Parents and Siblings

    Dennis Woodard

    Male1865–1932Male

    Female1885–1964Female

siblings

(9)

    Female1898–1973Female

    Dan W Woodard

    Male1903–1990Male

    Male1905–2013Male

    Carl Hinbit Woodard

    Male1908–Male

    Jessie Woodard

    Male1910–2020Male

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1907 · Boll Weevil Destroys Most the Cotton Crop

Age 2

When the boll weevil threatened most the Mississippi Delta, it put the state’s cotton crop in peril. By the time the boll weevil reached Mississippi it had already destroyed four million bales of cotton. This added up to $238 million at the time or about 6 billion in present day. The boll weevil depends on cotton for every stage of its life.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 30

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Woodward .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Olai Janis Woodard in household of Dennis Woodard, "United States Census, 1920"
  • James Woodard, "United States Public Records, 1970-2009"
  • James Woodard, "United States Social Security Death Index"

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