John Washington Mote

2 August 1907–19 April 1987 (Age 79)
Bladen, North Carolina, United States

The Life of John Washington

When John Washington Mote was born on 2 August 1907, in Bladen, North Carolina, United States, his father, George Washington Mote, was 35 and his mother, Mary Priscilla Johnson, was 28. He married Corenia Martha Barnes on 4 May 1936, in Dillon, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons. He lived in Lagoon, Bladen, North Carolina, United States in 1940 and North Carolina, United States in 1987. He died on 19 April 1987, in Clinton, Sampson, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Sandhill Cemetery, Bladenboro, Bladen, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Washington Mote
Corenia Martha Barnes
Marriage: 4 May 1936
Johnny Edward Mote
Donnie Lee Mote
George Washington Mote
Elmer Ethridge Mote
Ruben Robert Mote
Allen Neal Mote
Marvin Wayne Mote

Spouse and Children

4 May 1936
Dillon, South Carolina, United States


    Johnny Edward Mote


    Donnie Lee Mote


    George Washington Mote


    Elmer Ethridge Mote


    Ruben Robert Mote


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 11

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.

Age 22

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

French and English: variant of Motte 1.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John W Mate, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John W Mote in household of George W Mote, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John W Mote in household of G W Mote, "United States Census, 1920"

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