Lydia Jane Ebeling

23 October 1864–3 October 1926 (Age 61)
Marshall, West Virginia, United States

The Life of Lydia Jane

When Lydia Jane Ebeling was born on 23 October 1864, in Marshall, West Virginia, United States, her father, Frederick Eberling, was 28 and her mother, Rachel Hutchinson, was 26. She married Abraham Martin Thomas in 1885, in Marshall, West Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Union District, Marshall, West Virginia, United States in 1880 and Benwood, Marshall, West Virginia, United States in 1900. She died on 3 October 1926, in Wheeling, Ohio, West Virginia, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Wheeling, Ohio, West Virginia, United States.

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Abraham Martin Thomas
Lydia Jane Ebeling
Marriage: 1885
Myron Earl Thomas
Edna Belle Thomas
Willard C. Thomas
Vida Frances Thomas
Clarence Herman Thomas
Mabel Thomas
Mabel Sophia Thomas Baldwin
Aletha Thomas
Aletha Hazel Thomas
Ralph Edgar Thomas Sr.
Eula Marguerite Thomas

Spouse and Children

    Abraham Martin Thomas



Marshall, West Virginia, United States



    Edna Belle Thomas


    Clarence Herman Thomas


    Mabel Thomas


    Mabel Sophia Thomas Baldwin


+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 17

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.

Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Ebel .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Lydia J Thomas in household of A M Thomas, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Lidda Ebeling in household of Frederick Ebeling, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lydia Ebeling in household of Frederick Ebeling, "United States Census, 1880"

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