Lafayette Thomasson

3 February 1897–25 February 1953 (Age 56)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Lafayette

When Lafayette Thomasson was born on 3 February 1897, in Arkansas, United States, his father, James Marquis Lafayette Thomasson, was 47 and his mother, Charlotte V. Thomasson, was 48. He lived in Marion Township, Drew, Arkansas, United States in 1900. He died on 25 February 1953, at the age of 56.

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Family Time Line

James Marquis Lafayette Thomasson
1849–1912
Charlotte V. Thomasson
1848–1897
Leon Horace Thomasson
1873–1875
James Clyde Thomasson
1875–1893
Lottie M. Thomasson
1877–1960
Edna Thomasson
1877–
Ira L Thomasson
1879–
Hattie A. Thomasson
1885–1952
Lafayette Thomasson
1897–1953

Parents and Siblings

    James Marquis Lafayette Thomasson

    Male1849–1912Male

    Charlotte V. Thomasson

    Female1848–1897Female

siblings

(7)

    Leon Horace Thomasson

    Male1873–1875Male

    James Clyde Thomasson

    Male1875–1893Male

    Female1877–1960Female

    Edna Thomasson

    Female1877–Female

    Ira L Thomasson

    Male1879–Male

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 7

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 15

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

1 Swedish, North German, and English: patronymic from Thomas .2 Variant of Thomassen .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Lafayette Thomasson in household of J M L Thomasson, "United States Census, 1900"

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