Thomas Henry Burch

Maleabout January 1882–9 October 1966

Brief Life History of Thomas Henry

When Thomas Henry Burch was born about January 1882, in Amherst, Virginia, United States, his father, Edward Bernard Burch, was 30 and his mother, Judith Keaton, was 31. He married Willie Lewis Dillon on 30 December 1903, in Bedford, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Elon District, Amherst, Virginia, United States in 1940. He died on 9 October 1966, in Elon, Amherst, Virginia, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Elon, Amherst, Virginia, United States.

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Thomas Henry Burch
Willie Lewis Dillon
Marriage: 30 December 1903
Roy Edward Burch
Lena Lewis Burch
Eva Scott Burch
Thomas Henry Burch

Sources (17)

  • Thomas H Burch, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Thomas H Burch - Government record: birth-name: Thomas H Burch
  • Thos. Burch, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 December 1903Bedford, Virginia, United States
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (11)

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    World Events (8)

    1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

    Age 0

    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.

    1894 · Confederate Soldiers and Sailors Monument

    Age 12

    On May 30, 18944 the Confederate Soldiers and Sailors’ Monument was unveiled. It is 73 feet high and over looks Libby Hill Park. the statue represents the 13 Confederate States.


    Age 22

    St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Birch .

    German; Dutch (Van der Burch): variant of Burg .

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

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