Hugh Thomas Marshall

26 May 1869–24 June 1945 (Age 76)
Conyersville, Henry, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Hugh Thomas

When Hugh Thomas Marshall was born on 26 May 1869, in Conyersville, Henry, Tennessee, United States, his father, Dr. Benjamin Thomas Marshall, was 26 and his mother, Annie White Dawson, was 20. He had at least 5 daughters with Margaret Alice Kindred. He lived in McCracken, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States in 1920. He died on 24 June 1945, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Hugh Thomas Marshall
1869–1945
Margaret Alice Kindred
1879–1957
Lillie Thomas Marshall
1900–1972
Rowena Ann Marshall
1901–1990
Sarah Elizabeth Marshall
1903–1992
Margaret M. Marshall
1907–1994
Mildred Marshall
1918–2000

Spouse and Children

children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

    Dr. Benjamin Thomas Marshall

    Male1842–1904Male

    Annie White Dawson

    Female1848–1931Female

siblings

(4)

    Male1869–1945Male

    Mary E Marshall

    Female1871–1938Female

    Lizzie Marshall

    Female1875–1944Female

    Lillie Marshall

    Female1877–Female

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 1

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 21

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: status name or occupational name from Middle English, Old French maresc(h)al ‘marshal’. The term is of Germanic origin (compare Old High German marah ‘horse’, ‘mare’ + scalc ‘servant’). Originally it denoted a man who looked after horses, but by the heyday of medieval surname formation it denoted on the one hand one of the most important servants in a great household (in the royal household a high official of state, one with military responsibilities), and on the other a humble shoeing smith or farrier. It was also an occupational name for a medieval court officer responsible for the custody of prisoners. An even wider range of meanings is found in some other languages: compare for example Polish Marszałek ( see Marszalek ). The surname is also borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of one or more likesounding Jewish surnames.

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

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Sources (3)

  • T H Marshal, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Thomas Marshall, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Hugh T Marshall, "United States Census, 1910"

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