Lilburn B Thomas

1879–1963 (Age 83)
Casey, Butler, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Lilburn B

When Lilburn B Thomas was born on 28 July 1879, in Casey, Kentucky, United States, his father, James Land Thomas, was 29 and his mother, Nancy Sally Lutrell, was 28. He married Leovoda G McFarland on 27 May 1900, in Liberty, Casey, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Webbs Cross Roads, Russell, Kentucky, United States in 1920 and Magisterial District 3 Tates, Casey, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 15 May 1963, in Fonthill, Russell, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Fonthill, Russell, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lilburn B Thomas
Leovoda G McFarland
Marriage: 27 May 1900
Arvel Thomas
Ward Beecher Thomas
Louie Thomas
Roy B Thomas
Willie M Thomas
Noble Thomas
Mayme Thomas
Ersie B Thomas
Everett B Thomas
James Bernard Thomas

Spouse & Children

  • Male1879–1963Male

  • Leovoda G McFarland


27 May 1900
Liberty, Casey, Kentucky, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Age 8

Historical Boundaries - 1887: Russell, Kentucky, United States
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 22

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

Hebrew: According to some authorities, the name of the apostle is derived from a Syriac word of Hebrew origin, "tham," meaning to doubt, because of his doubting, and they say he was on that account called in Greek a word meaning of 2 hearts. But the Hebrew "tham" is a twin, and the Greek name Didymus has the same meaning. Tammy, Tammie, Thomasia, Thomasina, Thomassine, Thomazine, Tamasine, Tamsen, Tamzin, Tamzine, and Tamzzin are female names from Thomas. Tomas and Tamhus are Gaelic forms. Tubby is a Cornish form of Thomas. Tamlane and Tam are Scottish forms. Tom is abbreviated from Thomas and is sometimes found as a female name. Toume is an Anglo-Norman form of Thomas.

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Sources (3)

  • Lilburn Thomas, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lilburn Thomas in household of James L Thomas, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lilburn Thomas, "United States Census, 1910"

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