John William Harmon

28 January 1913–11 July 1985 (Age 72)
Alabama, United States

The Life of John William

When John William Harmon was born on 28 January 1913, in Alabama, United States, his father, John William Harmon, was 46 and his mother, Lela Mattie Smith, was 39. He lived in Election Precinct 8 Greens Schoolhouse, Calhoun, Alabama, United States in 1930. He died on 11 July 1985, in Piedmont, Calhoun, Alabama, United States, at the age of 72.

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John William Harmon
Lela Mattie Smith
Cuba Belle Harmon
Johnnie Leona Harmon
Stella Mae Harmon
John William Harmon

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1917 · The 167th Infantry Regiment

Age 4

The 167th Infantry Regiment of the Alabama National Guard was assigned to the 42nd “Rainbow Division” in World War II. The 167th fought in 5 major campaigns and served at the front longer than any other U.S. Regiment.

Age 19

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

Name Meaning

1 Irish (mainly County Louth): generally of English origin (see 1); but sometimes also used as a variant of Harman or Hardiman , i.e. an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hArgadáin ( see Hargadon ).2 English: variant spelling of Harman 1.

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

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  • J W Harmon in household of John W Harmon, "United States Census, 1920"
  • J W Harmon Jr. in household of John W Harmon, "United States Census, 1930"

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