Clarence Edward Thomas

11 May 1925–about 1996 (Age 70)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Clarence Edward

When Clarence Edward Thomas was born on 11 May 1925, in Missouri, United States, his father, John " Bud" Thomas, was 25 and his mother, Viola Mae Morgan, was 18. He lived in Neosho, Newton, Missouri, United States in 1930. He died about 1996, in Missouri, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

John " Bud" Thomas
1900–1930
Viola Mae Morgan
1907–1963
Clarence Edward Thomas
1925–1996
Mary Irene Thomas
1927–1998
Bonnie Lou Thomas
1930–1989

Parents and Siblings

    John " Bud" Thomas

    Male1900–1930Male

    Female1907–1963Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1927

Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1931 · The Bagnell Dam and Lake of the Ozarks

Age 6

The Bagnell Dam on the Osage River was completed in 1931. The dam was built to generate hydroelectric power to the Osage Power Plant. The building of the dam created Lake of the Ozarks, one of the largest man-made lakes in the world, and over 1,000 miles of shoreline.
1944 · The G.I Bill

Age 19

The G.I. Bill was a law that provided a range of benefits for returning World War II veterans that were on active duty during the war and weren't dishonorably discharged. The goal was to provide rewards for all World War II veterans. The act avoided life insurance policy payouts because of political distress caused after the end of World War I. But the Benefits that were included were: Dedicated payments of tuition and living expenses to attend high school, college or vocational/technical school, low-cost mortgages, low-interest loans to start a business, as well as one year of unemployment compensation. By the mid-1950s, around 7.8 million veterans used the G.I. Bill education benefits.

Name Meaning

Hebrew: According to some authorities, the name of the apostle is derived from a Syriac word of Hebrew origin, "tham," meaning to doubt, because of his doubting, and they say he was on that account called in Greek a word meaning of 2 hearts. But the Hebrew "tham" is a twin, and the Greek name Didymus has the same meaning. Tammy, Tammie, Thomasia, Thomasina, Thomassine, Thomazine, Tamasine, Tamsen, Tamzin, Tamzine, and Tamzzin are female names from Thomas. Tomas and Tamhus are Gaelic forms. Tubby is a Cornish form of Thomas. Tamlane and Tam are Scottish forms. Tom is abbreviated from Thomas and is sometimes found as a female name. Toume is an Anglo-Norman form of Thomas.

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Sources (1)

  • Clarence E Thomas in household of John Thomas, "United States Census, 1930"

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