John Gillette Shamburger

26 March 1883–8 October 1953 (Age 70)
Wood, Texas, United States

The Life of John Gillette

When John Gillette Shamburger was born on 26 March 1883, in Wood, Texas, United States, his father, Spinks Lafayette Shamburger, was 41 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Morrow, was 34. He married Jessie Jeanette Sharp on 18 December 1904, in Wood, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons. He lived in Justice Precinct 1, Wood, Texas, United States in 1920 and Justice Precinct 4, Wood, Texas, United States in 1940. He died on 8 October 1953, in Quitman, Wood, Texas, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Winnsboro, Wood, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Gillette Shamburger
1883–1953
Jessie Jeanette Sharp
1886–1965
Marriage: 18 December 1904
Carl Lamar Shamburger
1906–1982
John Cecil Shamburger
1907–1983
Lowell Manchester Shamburger
1911–1994
Loel M Shamburger
1912–
Thurman Shamburger
1915–1987
Gordon Shamburger
1917–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 December 1904
Wood, Texas, United States
children

(6)

    Carl Lamar Shamburger

    Male1906–1982Male

    John Cecil Shamburger

    Male1907–1983Male

    Lowell Manchester Shamburger

    Male1911–1994Male

    Loel M Shamburger

    Male1912–Male

    Male1915–1987Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Spinks Lafayette Shamburger

    Male1841–1932Male

    Mary Elizabeth Morrow

    Female1849–1926Female

siblings

(12)

    Peter Marshall Shamburger

    Male1869–1932Male

    Robert Lee Shamburger

    Male1871–1953Male

    William Jayhazy Shamburger

    Male1873–1945Male

    Female1877–1947Female

    Archable Lafayette Shamburger

    Male1878–1973Male

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 11

Under the direction of Governor Jim Hogg, Texas filed a lawsuit against John D. Rockefeller for violating state monopoly laws. Hogg argued that Standard Oil Company and Water-Piece Oil Company of Missouri were engaged in illegal practices like price fixing, rebates, and consolidation. Rockefeller was indicted, but never tried in a court of law; other employees of his company were convicted as guilty.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 19

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of German and Jewish Schamberger .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • John Shamburger in household of S G Shamburger, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John G Shamburger, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John G Shamburger, "United States Census, 1920"

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