Jeffie Lona Gargis

25 October 1881–31 December 1953 (Age 72)
Colbert, Alabama, United States

The Life of Jeffie Lona

When Jeffie Lona Gargis was born on 25 October 1881, in Colbert, Alabama, United States, her father, King Gargis, was 30 and her mother, Sarah Ann “Sallie” Cullender, was 29. She married Redrick Neal Streater on 12 December 1900, in Colbert, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Spring Valley, Colbert, Alabama, United States in 1900 and Town Creek, Lawrence, Alabama, United States for about 43 years. She died on 31 December 1953, in Lawrence, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Elmwood Cemetery, Town Creek, Lawrence, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Redrick Neal Streater
Jeffie Lona Gargis
Marriage: 12 December 1900
Ervin Hadley Streater
Neal Streater
Thelma Christine Streater
Jeffie G. Streater
King Erister Streater
Jerry Malcolm Streater
Henry Durbward Streater
Morris Chadwick Streater
Samuel Cherry Streater

Spouse and Children

    Redrick Neal Streater



12 December 1900
Colbert, Alabama, United States


+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    King Gargis


    Sarah Ann “Sallie” Cullender




+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 14

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 19

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Altered form of Garrigus, an Americanized form of the French Huguenot name Garrigues .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Jeffie L Streater in household of Rederick N Streater, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Jeffie L Streater in household of Redrick U Streater, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jeff Gargis in household of King Gargis, "United States Census, 1900"

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