about 1626– Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
The Life of Helen
When Helen Thomas was born about 1626, in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, John Thomas, was 40 and her mother, Helen Frater, was 36. She married Nicholas Campbell on 10 June 1647. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters.
Hebrew: According to some authorities, the name of the apostle is derived from a Syriac word of Hebrew origin, "tham," meaning to doubt, because of his doubting, and they say he was on that account called in Greek a word meaning of 2 hearts. But the Hebrew "tham" is a twin, and the Greek name Didymus has the same meaning. Tammy, Tammie, Thomasia, Thomasina, Thomassine, Thomazine, Tamasine, Tamsen, Tamzin, Tamzine, and Tamzzin are female names from Thomas. Tomas and Tamhus are Gaelic forms. Tubby is a Cornish form of Thomas. Tamlane and Tam are Scottish forms. Tom is abbreviated from Thomas and is sometimes found as a female name. Toume is an Anglo-Norman form of Thomas.
Possible Related Names
Heleene Thomas in entry for Janet Campbell, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
Helene Thomas in entry for Helene Campbell, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
Helene Thomas, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
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