Thomas Henry Burch

about January 1882–9 October 1966 (Age 84)
Amherst, Virginia, United States

The Life 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 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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Family Time Line

Thomas Henry Burch
1882–1966
Willie Lewis Dillon
1882–1961
Marriage: 30 December 1903
Roy Edward Burch
1904–1956
Lena Lewis Burch
1907–1998
Eva Scott Burch
1912–1963
Thomas Henry Burch
1919–1995

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 December 1903
Bedford, Virginia, United States
children

(4)

    Roy Edward Burch

    Male1904–1956Male

    Lena Lewis Burch

    Female1907–1998Female

    Eva Scott Burch

    Female1912–1963Female

    Thomas Henry Burch

    Male1919–1995Male

Parents and Siblings

    Edward Bernard Burch

    Male1851–1918Male

    Female1850–1943Female

siblings

(11)

    Rosa Bell Burch

    Female1877–1959Female

    James E Burch

    Male1878–1930Male

    Male1879–1947Male

    Male1882–1966Male

    Mildred Susan Burch

    Female1883–Female

+6 More Children

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.
1904

Age 22

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

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 H Birch, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Tom Burch, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Thomas H Burch, "United States Census, 1930"

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