Thomas Lawrence Miears

29 January 1842–19 May 1945 (Age 103)
Alabama, United States

The Life of Thomas Lawrence

When Thomas Lawrence Miears was born on 29 January 1842, in Alabama, United States, his father, Jerard Miers Myers, was 39 and his mother, Nancy Shuler Clower, was 38. He lived in Pontotoc, Pontotoc, Mississippi, United States in 1850. He died on 19 May 1945, in Tom Green, Texas, United States, at the age of 103.

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Family Time Line

Jerard Miers Myers
1802–1850
Nancy Shuler Clower
1803–1870
Nancy Miears
1822–
Lou Ann Catherine Miears
1824–1898
Britannia Ann Myers
1826–
Isophena "Josephine" Myers
1828–1893
Matilda Ann Adique Miears
1830–1923
Irene Miears
1832–1897
Benjamin Freeman Miears
1834–
Martha Elizabeth Myers
1836–1868
Jonathan Garrad Miears
1838–
Daniel Putman Miears
1840–1945
Thomas Lawrence Miears
1842–1945
Jophia Elvira Miears
1844–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

    Nancy Miears

    Female1822–Female

    Female1824–1898Female

    Britannia Ann Myers

    Female1826–Female

    Isophena "Josephine" Myers

    Female1828–1893Female

    Female1830–1923Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1849 · Capitol Building Destroyed by Fire

Age 7

The capitol building in Montgomery was destroyed by fire on December 14, 1849, the 30th anniversary of the state.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 28

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.

Name Meaning

Respelling of Mears or Miers .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Thomas in household of Jarrett Myers, "United States Census, 1850"

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