Thomas Muirhead

28 May 1891–5 November 1949 (Age 58)
Lincoln Township, Dawson, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Muirhead was born on 28 May 1891, in Lincoln Township, Dawson, Nebraska, United States, his father, David S. Muirhead, was 26 and his mother, Rosetta Logan, was 22. He married Helen Edith Westerlin on 3 January 1912, in Overton, Dawson, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Wood River Township, Dawson, Nebraska, United States in 1900 and Routt, Colorado, United States in 1935. He died on 5 November 1949, in Steamboat Springs, Routt, Colorado, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Steamboat Springs, Routt, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Muirhead
1891–1949
Helen Edith Westerlin
1894–1990
Marriage: 3 January 1912
Allen T. Muirhead
1913–1999
Violet Lucille Muirhead
1914–2004
Rosetta Muirhead
1915–2006
Virgil Merle Muirhead
1917–2000
Dale Muirhead
1920–1982

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 January 1912
Overton, Dawson, Nebraska, United States
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Male1864–1943Male

    Rosetta Logan

    Female1869–1909Female

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1901 · City Hall Built

Age 10

The Old Colorado Springs city Hall was built between 1901-1905. It was in use until 1997. The historical building was designed by Thomas Barber and Thomas MacLaren.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 16

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from any of the places in southern Scotland so called, from northern Middle English muir ‘moor’ + heid ‘head’, ‘end’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas Muirhead in household of David S Muirhead, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Thomas Muirhead, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Thomas Muirhead, "United States Census, 1920"

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