Thomas B Gravitt

10 October 1878–28 August 1912 (Age 33)
Cumming, Forsyth, Georgia, United States

The Life of Thomas B

When Thomas B Gravitt was born on 10 October 1878, in Cumming, Forsyth, Georgia, United States, his father, Newton S Gravitt, was 21 and his mother, Columbia A Samples, was 22. He married Nell Elizabeth Easterling in 1903. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He died on 28 August 1912, in Cumming, Forsyth, Georgia, United States, at the age of 33, and was buried in Forsyth, Georgia, United States.

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Thomas B Gravitt
Nell Elizabeth Easterling
Marriage: 1903
Dewitt Talmadge Gravitt
Azilee Gravitt
Sue Gravitt

Spouse and Children


    Nell Elizabeth Easterling




    Dewitt Talmadge Gravitt


    Azilee Gravitt


    Sue Gravitt


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 4

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 12

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.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Gravett .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas B Gravitt, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Thomas B Gravitt in household of Newton S Gravitt, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Gravitt, "Find A Grave Index"

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