James Kirby Hambleton

16 July 1887–16 October 1954 (Age 67)
Shenandoah, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of James Kirby

When James Kirby Hambleton was born on 16 July 1887, in Shenandoah, Virginia, United States, his father, John William Hambleton, was 36 and his mother, Marietta Mumaw, was 33. He married Bertha Ellen Hines on 14 May 1912, in Shenandoah, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Mount Clifton, Shenandoah, Virginia, United States in 1900 and Ashby District, Shenandoah, Virginia, United States in 1910. He died on 16 October 1954, at the age of 67, and was buried in Columbia Furnace, Shenandoah, Virginia, United States.

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James Kirby Hambleton
Bertha Ellen Hines
Marriage: 14 May 1912
Staylor Preston Hamilton

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 3
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.
1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument
Age 7
On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.
1906 · Saving Food Labels
Age 19
The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several places named Hambleton, Hambleden, or Hambledon, in particular Hambleton in Lancashire, which is named from Old English hamel ‘crooked (hill)’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Sources (6)

  • James K Hambleton in household of John W Hambleton, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James K Hambleton in household of John W Hambleton, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James Kirby Hamilton in entry for Staylor Prexton Hamilton and Lillie Virginia Moomaw, "Virginia, Marriage Certificates, 1936-1988"

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