James Herbert Thacker

28 April 1862–18 May 1919 (Age 57)
Marietta, Cobb, Georgia, United States

The Life Summary of James Herbert

When James Herbert Thacker was born on 28 April 1862, in Marietta, Cobb, Georgia, United States, his father, William Harvey Thacker Sr, was 45 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Rebecca Gower, was 37. He married Annie Malissia Goddard on 15 July 1891, in Sumter, Sumter, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in York, York, South Carolina, United States in 1910 and Raton, Colfax, New Mexico, United States in 1920. He died on 18 May 1919, in Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Saint Matthews, Calhoun, South Carolina, United States.

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James Herbert Thacker
Annie Malissia Goddard
Marriage: 15 July 1891
Hellen G Thacker
Carlile Thacker
Coke Thacker
Ruth Thacker
Annella Thacker
Jimmie B. Thacker

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World Events (8)

Age 1
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1871 · KKK Supression
Age 9
In March of 1871, in an attempt to supress the Ku Klux Klan in South Carolina, President Grant sends troops in. Later that year in October, the KKK are told to disarm and break up. They do not do this and later many are arrested by the US marshals.
1878 · Liberian Exodus
Age 16
April 21, 1878, around 206 African Americans boarde the ship Azor for Liberia.The cause for this is with the rise of political power, it makes life even harder for the African Americans.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a thatcher, from an agent derivative of northern Middle English thack ‘thatch’ (Old Norse þak). Compare Thatcher .

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

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Sources (10)

  • J H Thacker, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James H Thacker, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James M H Thacker in household of William H Thacker, "United States Census, 1880"

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