Thomas J. Manley

9 March 1844–10 May 1919 (Age 75)
Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Thomas J.

When Thomas J. Manley was born on 9 March 1844, in Illinois, United States, his father, William Henry Manley, was 24 and his mother, Martha Ann Vinyard, was 30. He married Clarinda C Murray on 17 February 1868, in Greene, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Greene, Illinois, United States for about 30 years. He died on 10 May 1919, in Walkerville, Greene, Illinois, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Thomas J. Manley
Clarinda C Murray
Marriage: 17 February 1868
William Henry Manley
James Alonzo Manley
Charles Manley
Marie Manley
Edith Pearl Manley

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 February 1868Greene, Illinois, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized
    Age 4
    Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.
    Age 21
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of the places in Devon and Cheshire, named in Old English as ‘common wood or clearing’, from (ge)mǣne ‘common, shared’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’. The surname is still chiefly found in the regions around these villages.English: nickname from Middle Englishmannly ‘manly, virile, brave’ (Old Englishmannlīc, originally ‘man-like’).Irish (County Cork): Anglicized form of Ó Máinle (and often pronounced Mauly), of unexplained etymology. Compare Malley .

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

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    Sources (9)

    • Thos Manly, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Thomas J Manley, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934"
    • Thomas J Manley in household of William H Manley, "United States Census, 1850"

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