The Hitts of Mississippi and related families

James Washington (Boss) Hitt

James Washington “Boss” HittAge: 79 years18831962

Name
James Washington “Boss” Hitt
Given names
James Washington
Nickname
Boss
Surname
Hitt
Birth June 16, 1883 34 28
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Jane “Tack” Hitt
November 30, 1885 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterWinna Folsie Hitt
May 16, 1888 (Age 4 years)
Note: social security death index lists 1887 as birth year.
Birth of a sisterCarrie Fletcher Hitt
May 16, 1892 (Age 8 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherNancy Hitt
1895 (Age 11 years)

Death of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth Ann Gary
1897 (Age 13 years)

Death of a motherMary Emma Hughes
February 3, 19014:00 a.m. (Age 17 years)
Cause: ruptured appendix (according to Lucile Hitt Hollingsworth)
Birth of a son
#1
James Aven Hitt
March 16, 1908 (Age 24 years)

Birth of a daughter
#2
Emma Elizabeth Hitt
September 10, 1909 (Age 26 years)

Death of a fatherReuben Martin Hitt
September 13, 1932 (Age 49 years)
Death of a sisterEdgeworth Shyves “Edgie” Hitt
October 27, 1936 (Age 53 years)

Death of a sisterAlice Irene Hitt
April 30, 1951 (Age 67 years)

Death of a sisterElizabeth Jane “Tack” Hitt
October 14, 1956 (Age 73 years)

Death December 17, 1962 (Age 79 years)

Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
elder brother
16 months
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
3 years
himself
3 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
Family with Ida Morris - View this family
himself
wife
son
18 months
daughter

Media objectElizabeth Hitt, Joel Hitt, Elizabeth Robertson, James Washington Hitt, Folsie Hitt, unidentified othersElizabeth Hitt, Joel Hitt, Elizabeth Robertson, James Washington Hitt, Folsie Hitt, unidentified others
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