Thomas William Irwin

25 June 1878–22 February 1900 (Age 21)
Greenfield Township, Fairfield, Ohio, United States

The Life of Thomas William

When Thomas William Irwin was born on 25 June 1878, in Greenfield Township, Fairfield, Ohio, United States, his father, James Irwin, was 35 and his mother, Hester Anna Wallar, was 26. He lived in Fairfield, Ohio, United States in 1878 and Washington, Kansas, United States in 1895. He died on 22 February 1900, in Barnes, Washington, Kansas, United States, at the age of 21.

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Family Time Line

James Irwin
1842–1885
Hester Anna Wallar
1851–1931
Mary J Irwin
1874–1900
Marjorie Leota Irwin
1876–1958
Thomas William Irwin
1878–1900
Myrtle Lizzie Irwin
1882–1962
James Oren Irwin
1884–1972

Parents and Siblings

    Male1842–1885Male

    Hester Anna Wallar

    Female1851–1931Female

siblings

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World Events (7)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1881 · Kansas Prohibits Alcoholic Beverages

Age 3

Kansas became the first state to adopt a constitutional amendment which prohibited all alcoholic beverages on February 19, 1881.
1886

Age 8

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

1 Northern Irish, Scottish, and English: variant of Irvin .2 English: from the Middle English personal name Irwyn, Erwyn, or Everwyn, Old English Eoforwine, composed of the elements eofor ‘wild boar’ + wine ‘friend’.3 From the Welsh personal name Urien ( see Uren ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • W T Irwin in household of S H Whitesell, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Thomas W Irwin in household of James Irwin, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Thomas W. Irvin, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"

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