Jennie Merrill Thayer

June 1868–
Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Jennie Merrill

When Jennie Merrill Thayer was born in June 1868, in Wisconsin, United States, her father, Emery Thayer, was 25 and her mother, Josephine Merrill, was 33. She married Fredrick W. Revoice on 18 April 1898, in Walworth, Wisconsin, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in East Troy, Walworth, Wisconsin, United States in 1870 and Mount Pleasant, Racine, Wisconsin, United States in 1900.

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Fredrick W. Revoice
Jennie Merrill Thayer
Marriage: 18 April 1898
Harold J Revoice

Spouse and Children

18 April 1898
Walworth, Wisconsin, United States


    Harold J Revoice


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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 2

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 · P.T. Barnum's Circus Established in Wisconsin

Age 2

P.T. Barnum's Grand Traveling Museum, Menagerie, Caravan & Hippodrome was established in Delavan, Wisconsin in 1870.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 32

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Variant of French Taillier, derived from Old French taillere, an oblique case of tailleur ‘tailor’ ( see Taylor ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Jennie Thayer in household of Emory J Thayer, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jennie Revoice, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Jennie Revoice in household of Frederick Revoice, "United States Census, 1900"

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