Forest Thistlethwaite

1883–1947 (Age 63)
Richmond, Wayne, Indiana, United States

The Life of Forest

When Forest Thistlethwaite was born on 11 October 1883, in Richmond, Wayne, Indiana, United States, his father, William Thistlewaite, was 33 and his mother, Clorinda Hoggatt, was 30. He married Maude Elizabeth Owens on 18 May 1903, in Richmond, Wayne, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Spring Grove, Wayne Township, Wayne, Indiana Territory, United States in 1900 and Wayne, Wayne, Indiana, United States in 1930. He died on 3 August 1947, at the age of 63.

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Family Time Line

Forest Thistlethwaite
1883–1947
Maude Elizabeth Owens
1882–1958
Marriage: 18 May 1903
Merle Elanor Thistlethwaite
1904–1928
Myron Pete Thistlethwaite
1905–1977
Marjorie Thistlethwaite
1909–1987
Donald Thistlethwaite
1910–1950
Richard Thistlethwaite
1912–1980
Kathryn Thistlethwaite
1915–
Martha Fern Thistlethwaite
1917–1991
William Timothy Thistlethwaite
1919–1944
Forest Thistlethwaite Jr.
1924–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
18 May 1903
Richmond, Wayne, Indiana, United States
children

(9)

  • Merle Elanor Thistlethwaite

    Female1904–1928Female

  • Male1905–1977Male

  • Marjorie Thistlethwaite

    Female1909–1987Female

  • Donald Thistlethwaite

    Male1910–1950Male

  • Richard Thistlethwaite

    Male1912–1980Male

+4 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • William Thistlewaite

    Male1850–1922Male

  • Clorinda Hoggatt

    Female1853–1927Female

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 17

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

Name Meaning

English (Lancashire): habitational name from a minor place in the parish of Lancaster called Thistlethwaite, from Middle English thistle + thwaite ‘meadow’ ( see Thwaites ), i.e. a meadow overgrown with thistles.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Forrest Thistlewaite, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Forest Thistlewaite, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Forest Thistlethwaite, "United States Census, 1930"

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