J. James Hansford

12 April 1921–22 March 2011 (Age 89)
Racine, Newton, Missouri, United States

The Life of J. James

When J. James Hansford was born on 12 April 1921, in Racine, Newton, Missouri, United States, his father, John Hansford, was 28 and his mother, Sadie Mae Triplett, was 23. He married Leatha Clearene Lones in 1940, in Yakima, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Neosho, Newton, Missouri, United States in 1930. He died on 22 March 2011, in Municipality of Anchorage, Alaska, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Anchorage, Municipality of Anchorage, Alaska, United States.

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J. James Hansford
Leatha Clearene Lones
Marriage: 1940
Ella Clarine Hansford

Spouse and Children

Yakima, Washington, United States


    Ella Clarine Hansford


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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 2

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 24

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

English (Dorset): habitational name from an unidentified place, possibly Ansford in Somerset, which is recorded in Domesday Book as Almundesford, from the genitive case of the Old English personal name Ealhmund (composed of the elements ealh ‘temple’ + mund ‘protection’) + Old English ford ‘ford’.

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

Sources (3)

  • J James Hansford in household of John Hansford, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Jim in entry for Doyne E Hansford, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"
  • James Hansford Deceased in entry for June Vivian Tenbroek, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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