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Jean Fount  Hire

Jean Fount Hire

Male 1896 - 1980  (83 years)

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  • Name Jean Fount Hire 
    Born 22 Jul 1896  Era, Cooke County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    1900 census 1900  Cooke County, Precinct #6, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Jean F. Hire, 3, born in July 1896 in Texas, both parents born in Tennessee, son of Samuel and Pina Hire. 
    1910 census 1910  Cooke County, Precinct #6, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as Fount Hire, 13, born in Texas, both parents born in Tennessee, son of Samuel and Pina Hire. 
    Marriage #1 25 Mar 1918  Bolivar, Denton County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Fay and her sister Elsie had a double ceremony in a buggy at Bolivar, Denton, Texas on March 25, 1918. Fay married Fount Hire; Elsie married Robert Little?. Fay was born 23 November 1900, daughter of Gerald Elmer and Jennie (Davis) Bentley, and died 14 Feb 1980. 
    Draft Registration 5 Jun 1918  Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Fount Hire, age- 21, present address- Era, Texas, date of birth- July 22, 1896, place of birth- Era, Texas, father?s birthplace- Lafayette, Tennessee, name of employer- Self, place of employment- Era, Texas, name of nearest relative- Fay Hire of Era, Texas. 
    Child born About 1920  Cooke County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    first known child born: Ouidia Fern Hire, in Cooke County 
    Child born About 1925  Cooke County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    second known child born: Kenneth E. Hire, in Cooke County. 
    1930 census 1930  Cooke County, Precinct #6, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as Fount Hires, 34, born in Texas, both parents born in Tennessee, 22 at 1st marriage, farmer; Fay Hires, wife, 28, born in Texas, both parents born in Texas, 16 at 1st marriage; Oldia F. Hires, daughter, 10, born in Texas, both parents born in Texas; Kenneth E. Hires, son, 4 11/12, born in Texas, both parents born in Texas. 
    Child born About 1938  Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    third known child born: Boyd Clint Hire. 
    1940 census 1940  Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    recorded as Fount Hire, 43, born in Texas, resided in rural Cooke County, Texas in 1935, no occupation listed; Fay Hire, 39, born in Texas, resided in rural Cooke County, Texas in 1935; Ouida Fern Hire, daughter, 20, born in Texas; Kenneth E. Hire, son, 14, born in Texas; Boyd Clint Hire, son, 2, born in Texas. 
    Death notices 14 Feb 1980  Cooke County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Fount died at age 83 in Cooke County, Texas. Fount is buried in the Era Cemetery in Era, Cooke County, Texas with Fay. 
    Died 14 Feb 1980  Cooke County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Era Cemetery, Era, Cooke County, Texas, United States Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I940  Seagraves Database
    Last Modified 18 Oct 2017 

    Father Samuel E. Hire,   b. 10 May 1870, Macon County, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1963, Cooke County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 93 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Pina Allen,   b. 14 Sep 1877, Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1965, Cooke County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 28 Jun 1894  Era, Cooke County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F298  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Jul 1896 - Era, Cooke County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1900 census - Jean F. Hire, 3, born in July 1896 in Texas, both parents born in Tennessee, son of Samuel and Pina Hire. - 1900 - Cooke County, Precinct #6, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1910 census - recorded as Fount Hire, 13, born in Texas, both parents born in Tennessee, son of Samuel and Pina Hire. - 1910 - Cooke County, Precinct #6, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage #1 - Fay and her sister Elsie had a double ceremony in a buggy at Bolivar, Denton, Texas on March 25, 1918. Fay married Fount Hire; Elsie married Robert Little?. Fay was born 23 November 1900, daughter of Gerald Elmer and Jennie (Davis) Bentley, and died 14 Feb 1980. - 25 Mar 1918 - Bolivar, Denton County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDraft Registration - Fount Hire, age- 21, present address- Era, Texas, date of birth- July 22, 1896, place of birth- Era, Texas, father?s birthplace- Lafayette, Tennessee, name of employer- Self, place of employment- Era, Texas, name of nearest relative- Fay Hire of Era, Texas. - 5 Jun 1918 - Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild born - first known child born: Ouidia Fern Hire, in Cooke County - About 1920 - Cooke County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild born - second known child born: Kenneth E. Hire, in Cooke County. - About 1925 - Cooke County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1930 census - recorded as Fount Hires, 34, born in Texas, both parents born in Tennessee, 22 at 1st marriage, farmer; Fay Hires, wife, 28, born in Texas, both parents born in Texas, 16 at 1st marriage; Oldia F. Hires, daughter, 10, born in Texas, both parents born in Texas; Kenneth E. Hires, son, 4 11/12, born in Texas, both parents born in Texas. - 1930 - Cooke County, Precinct #6, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild born - third known child born: Boyd Clint Hire. - About 1938 - Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1940 census - recorded as Fount Hire, 43, born in Texas, resided in rural Cooke County, Texas in 1935, no occupation listed; Fay Hire, 39, born in Texas, resided in rural Cooke County, Texas in 1935; Ouida Fern Hire, daughter, 20, born in Texas; Kenneth E. Hire, son, 14, born in Texas; Boyd Clint Hire, son, 2, born in Texas. - 1940 - Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath notices - Fount died at age 83 in Cooke County, Texas. Fount is buried in the Era Cemetery in Era, Cooke County, Texas with Fay. - 14 Feb 1980 - Cooke County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 14 Feb 1980 - Cooke County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Era Cemetery, Era, Cooke County, Texas, United States Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Jean Fount Hire
    Jean Fount Hire

  • Sources 
    1. [S1] FindAGrave.com (FAG).

    2. [S283] U.S. World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 , (Ancestry.com ).

    3. [S292] 1930 census for Cooke County, Precinct #6, Texas .

    4. [S291] 1940 census for Tarrant County, Fort Worth, Texas .

    5. [S23] Texas Death Index, 1903-2000, (Ancestry.com).