Thomas Jefferson Bays

Brief Life History of Thomas Jefferson

When Thomas Jefferson Bays was born on 1 February 1867, his father, Riley A. Bays, was 47 and his mother, Elisabeth Hutson, was 32. He married Louise Ann Comer in 1892, in Boone, Fayette, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in Alum Creek, Lincoln, West Virginia, United States in 1920 and Washington District, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States for about 10 years. He died on 31 March 1955, at the age of 88, and was buried in Kanawha, West Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Jefferson Bays
1867–1955
Louise Ann Comer
1872–1960
Marriage: 1892
Ernest Levi Bays
1894–1977
Clark Wesley Bays
1896–1990
Earl Bays
1899–
Roy Andrew Bays
1901–1972
Ethel M Bays
1904–
Minnie Alice Bays
1906–1932
Theodore Roosevelt Bays
1908–1930
Myrtle O Bays
1911–1978
Mattie Opal Bays
1912–1952
Noddie Bays
1912–
Bertha Susan Bays
1914–1970

Sources (27)

  • Tom G Bays, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Thomas C Bayse, "West Virginia Births, 1853-1930"
  • Thomas J Bays, "West Virginia Marriages, 1780-1970"

World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

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: patronymic from Bay or a variant of Bass .

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

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