Thomas A Brice

15 May 1828–9 June 1902 (Age 74)
Miami, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Thomas A

When Thomas A Brice was born on 15 May 1828, in Miami, Ohio, United States, his father, William Brice, was 34 and his mother, Margaret Martin, was 29. He married Margaret E. Baughman on 2 June 1852, in Fulton, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Harris Township, Fulton, Illinois, United States in 1880. He registered for military service in 1862. He died on 9 June 1902, in Prairie City, McDonough, Illinois, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Barker Cemetery, Farmers Township, Fulton, Illinois, United States.

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Thomas A Brice
Margaret E. Baughman
Marriage: 2 June 1852
Eliza Ellen Brice
Daniel Edward Brice
Luella C. Brice

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 June 1852Fulton, Illinois, United States
  • Children


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    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1832 · Black Hawk War
    Age 4
    The Black Hawk War was a brief conflict between the United States and Native Americans led by Black Hawk, a Sauk leader. The war erupted soon after Black Hawk and a group of other tribes, known as the "British Band", crossed the Mississippi River, into Illinois, from Iowa Indian Territory in April 1832. Black Hawk's motives were ambiguous, but records show that he was hoping to avoid bloodshed while resettling on tribal land that had been given to the United States in the 1804 Treaty of St. Louis.
    1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated
    Age 8
    On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
    1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized
    Age 20
    Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: French Andre, Antoine, Cecile, Chantal, Chantale, Damien, Donat, Franck, Ghislaine, Jacques, Jean Claude, Jean Francois.French, English, and Scottish: from the Old French personal name Brice, probably Celtic (Gaulish) in origin but not firmly explained (Latinized as Bri(c)tius, Bric(c)ius, or Brixius), which was borne by a 5th-century Christian saint who succeeded Saint Martin as bishop of Tours. Consequently, it became a popular personal name in France and Germany in the early Middle Ages. It was imported to England and Scotland by the Normans. Compare German Brixius .

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

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    Sources (4)

    • Thomas Brice, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Thomas Brice, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Theo. A. Brice in entry for Daniel Edward Brice, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"

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