Thelma Ethel Sawyers

17 March 1899–6 December 1989 (Age 90)
Willits, Mendocino, California, United States

The Life Summary of Thelma Ethel

When Thelma Ethel Sawyers was born on 17 March 1899, in Willits, Mendocino, California, United States, her father, Mervin Lee Sawyers, was 27 and her mother, Amelia Josephine Bahn, was 25. She died on 6 December 1989, in Willits, Mendocino, California, United States, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

Mervin Lee Sawyers
1872–1951
Amelia Josephine Bahn
1873–1946
Thelma Ethel Sawyers
1899–1989
Othel Lee Sawyers
1902–1977
Lloyd Mountjoy Sawyers
1903–1967
Harvey James Sawyers
1906–2001
James Hancy Sawyers
1908–
Goldie Gearldine Sawyers
1911–1996

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

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+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.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake
Age 7
A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack
Age 24
Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English (Surrey and Sussex): variant of Sawyer , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

Possible Related Names

Soyars
Sawyer

Sources (8)

  • Thelma Ethel Sawyers, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Thelma Sawyers in household of James H Sawyers, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Thelma Sawyers in household of Mervin Sawyers, "United States Census, 1910"

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