Lilian Emily Thomas

1892–1942 (Age 50)
Rock Springs, Sweetwater, Wyoming, United States

The Life of Lilian Emily

When Lilian Emily Thomas was born on 6 June 1892, in Rock Springs, Sweetwater, Wyoming, United States, her father, Lloyd Palliser Nelson Thomas, was 30 and her mother, Margaret Elizabeth Sutton, was 23. She married John R Doyle on 31 July 1920, in Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1920 and Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930. She died on 29 July 1942, at the age of 50.

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Lilian Emily Thomas
John R Doyle
Marriage: 31 July 1920
Margaret Elizabeth Doyle
John Robert Doyle

Spouse & Children

31 July 1920
Los Angeles, California, United States


  • Margaret Elizabeth Doyle


  • John Robert Doyle


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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 4

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1896 · Utah becomes a state

Age 4

After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition, that all forms of polygamy were to be banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 14

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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)

  • Lillian E Doyle in household of John K Doyle, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lillian Thomas in household of Margaret Thomas, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lillian Thomas in household of Lloyd I Thomas, "United States Census, 1900"

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