Minnie Mae Thatcher

1899–1962 (Age 62)
Texas, United States

The Life of Minnie Mae

When Minnie Mae Thatcher was born in December 1899, in Texas, United States, her father, Calvin Thatcher, was 36 and her mother, Cora Frances Ehrie, was 31. She lived in Taylor, Williamson, Texas, United States in 1910 and Houston, Harris, Texas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 18 May 1962, in Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Calvin Thatcher
1863–1930
Cora Frances Ehrie
1868–
Joseph R Thatcher
1887–1962
Edwin E Thatcher
1890–1952
Robert Lee Thatcher
1895–1963
George Dewey Thatcher
1898–1969
Minnie Mae Thatcher
1899–1962
Myrtle Thatcher
1904–

Parents & Siblings

  • Calvin Thatcher

    Male1863–1930Male

  • Cora Frances Ehrie

    Female1868–Female

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 2

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 17

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

English: occupational name for a thatcher, someone who covered roofs in straw, from an agent derivative of Middle English thach(en) ‘to thatch’ (Old English þæccan ‘to cover or roof’).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Minnie W Thatcher in household of Calvin Thatcher, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Minnie Thatcher in household of Cora Thatcher, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Minnie Thatcher in household of Cal Thatcher, "United States Census, 1920"

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