Thomas Wilber Phillips

October 1863–8 May 1953 (Age 89)
Cass, Missouri, United States

The Life of Thomas Wilber

When Thomas Wilber Phillips was born in October 1863, in Cass, Missouri, United States, his father, James M Phillips, was 41 and his mother, Mary Polly Caroline Beeler, was 37. He married Rosa Ann Miller on 24 December 1887, in Cass, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Grand River Township, Cass, Missouri, United States for about 30 years. He died on 8 May 1953, in Cass, Missouri, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Pitts Chapel Cemetery, Camp Branch Township, Cass, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Wilber Phillips
Rosa Ann Miller
Marriage: 24 December 1887
Harry Wilburn Phillips
Roy Delmar Phillips
Nellis Phillips
John Ernest Phillips
Thomas Phillips

Spouse and Children

24 December 1887
Cass, Missouri, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 2

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 27

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, Dutch, North German, and Jewish (western Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name Philip . In North America this name has also absorbed cognate names from other European languages, for example Italian Filippi , Polish Filipowicz .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas W Phillips, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Thomas Phillipps, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Thomas W Phillips in household of Jas Phillips, "United States Census, 1880"

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