biographical data

James Tappen Hall biography: 10 things about Arlington, Virginia native

Advertisements

James Tappen “JT” Hall was a native of Virginia, United States and a resident of Wheaton, Montgomery County, Maryland, USA. Many of his family members have worked as police officers or firefighters.

Hall was a Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office deputy who worked a part-time security job at the Manor Country Club in Rockville, Montgomery County. Here are 10 more things about him:

  1. He was born in Cherrydale, Arlington, Virginia to Frank P. Hall and Lillie L. Hutcherson Hall.
  2. He was 10 years younger than his brother Harry John Hall and 8 years younger than his brother Raymond Joseph Hall.
  3. He was 9 months older than his wife Anna Louise Garletts Hall, a biological technologist born in Selbysport, Maryland, USA. They have two children together.
  4. In 1940, Anna gave birth to their son Melvin J. Hall.
  5. In 1943, Anna gave birth to their daughter Carolyn Hall.
  6. On May 9, 1944, his mother died at the age of 56. She was buried in Washington, D.C., USA.
  7. In 1963, his brother Harry died at the age of 55. Harry was buried in Holly Hill, Volusia County, Florida, USA.
  8. On October 23, 1964, his father died at the age of 92. His father was buried in Brentwood, Maryland.
  9. On the evening of October 23, 1971, he was at the Manor Country Club in Rockville, filling in for a co-worker who could not make a part-time security guard job that evening at the club. At around 10:40 p.m., he was found face down in a parking lot at the club. He was in uniform, had a gunshot wound and was taken to a hospital.
  10. On October 26, 1971, he died in the hospital. He was 53.
Advertisements
flag of the United States of America July 4, 1960 -

2 replies »

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.