John Thomas Arant

1893–1960 (Age 67)
Rockford, Coosa, Alabama, United States

The Life of John Thomas

When John Thomas Arant was born on 15 January 1893, in Rockford, Coosa, Alabama, United States, his father, John Wesley Arant, was 22 and his mother, Sarah Jane Chamberlain, was 19. He lived in Justice Precinct 1, Brown, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Rising Star, Eastland, Texas, United States in 1930. He registered for military service in 1917. He died on 5 September 1960, in Big Spring, Howard, Texas, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in De Leon, Comanche, Texas, United States.

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John Thomas Arant
Laticia M Arant

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  • Male1870–1954Male

  • Sarah Jane Chamberlain




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World Events (8)

1894 · Texas Files Lawsuit Against Standard Oil Company

Age 1

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.
1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 2

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.”
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 19

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Arndt .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John T Arant, "United States Census, 1930"
  • John T Arant in household of J W Arant, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Arant in household of John W Arant, "United States Census, 1910"

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