Thomas A Burch

25 December 1848–15 July 1921 (Age 72)
Charles, Maryland, United States

The Life of Thomas A

When Thomas A Burch was born on 25 December 1848, in Charles, Maryland, United States, his father, James Washington BURCH, was 33 and his mother, Susan Rebecca Carpenter, was 25. He married Ella R Dement on 6 January 1874, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Patuxent, Charles, Maryland, United States in 1880. He died on 15 July 1921, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States, at the age of 72.

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Family Time Line

Thomas A Burch
Ella R Dement
Marriage: 6 January 1874
William D Burch
Lillian BURCH
Thomas Guy BURCH
Eugine Burch
Isabel BURCH
James Wood Burch
George O Burch
Olive Justine BURCH
Douglas Trembley Burch

Spouse and Children


    Ella R Dement


6 January 1874
Washington, District of Columbia, United States


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+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1851 · Fire Devastates the Library of Congress

Age 3

On Christmas Eve 1851, 35,000 of the volumes including many of Thomas Jefferson's own personal collections are lost in a fire that destroys two-thirds of the Library of Congress.

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 20

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Birch .2 North German: habitational name from any of several places called Burg, in northern Germany originally denoting a fortified town or a fortified residence within a town. The form reflects the north German pronunciation of Burg.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas A Burch, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Thomas A Burch, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Thomas A Burch, "United States Census, 1910"

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