Thomas Tintes

28 September 1898–5 October 1964 (Age 66)
Eden Valley, Meeker, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Tintes was born on 28 September 1898, in Eden Valley, Meeker, Minnesota, United States, his father, Adam Tintes, was 47 and his mother, Catharina Bach, was 35. He married Edna Winnifred Martin about 1928, in Meeker, Minnesota, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Forest City Township, Meeker, Minnesota, United States in 1930 and Forest Prairie Township, Meeker, Minnesota, United States in 1940. He died on 5 October 1964, in Stearns, Minnesota, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Eden Valley, Meeker, Minnesota, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Tintes
Edna Winnifred Martin
Marriage: about 1928
Lois Marie Tintes
Katherine Ellen Tintes
Thomas Martin Tintes
Laura Ann Tntes
Peter Edward Tintes
Marjorie Elizabeth Tintes

Spouse and Children

about 1928
Meeker, Minnesota, United States


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Adam Tintes


    Catharina Bach




+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1906 · The End of Capital Punishment

Age 8

Between the state's entry into the Union and 1906, 27 people were executed by hanging in Minnesota. Public opinion soon shifted against the death penalty in the state and was formally abolished in 1911. Since its abolishment, there have been 23 attempts to reinstate the death penalty, but none of these bills passed the state legislature.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 18

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

German: variant spelling of Thinnes .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Tom Tintes in household of Katherine Tintes, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Tom Tintes, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Thomas Tintas in household of Adam Tintas, "United States Census, 1900"

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