James Emmett Lackey

25 February 1888–7 June 1948 (Age 60)
Spring Place, Murray, Georgia, United States

The Life of James Emmett

When James Emmett Lackey was born on 25 February 1888, in Spring Place, Murray, Georgia, United States, his father, Robert Stevens Lackey, was 20 and his mother, Dora Tucker, was 17. He lived in District 972, Murray, Georgia, United States in 1900. He died on 7 June 1948, in Chattanooga, Hamilton, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 60.

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James Emmett Lackey
Katherine Lackey

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Robert Stevens Lackey


    Dora Tucker




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 2

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1893 · The Last Public Hanging in Georgia

Age 5

The last public hanging in Georgia was on September 28, 1893. The General Assembly prohibited public executions in December 1893. Prior to this law, Georgians commonly traveled to witness scheduled public executions.

Age 16

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish form of the Scottish habitational name Leckie .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emmette Lackey in household of Robert Lackey, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James E. Lackey in entry for Joan Marie Lackey, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"
  • James E. Lackey, "Tennessee Deaths, 1914-1966"

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