Milton Hale Thatcher

1891–1988 (Age 97)
Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States

The Life of Milton Hale

When Milton Hale Thatcher was born on 23 May 1891, in Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States, his father, Milton Herbert Thatcher, was 25 and his mother, Hattie Vilate Hale, was 18. He married Amelia Ann Bradbury on 28 May 1915, in Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Boise, Idaho, United States in 1935 and Preston Election Precinct 4, Franklin, Idaho, United States in 1940. He died on 29 May 1988, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Preston Cemetery, Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Milton Hale Thatcher
Amelia Ann Bradbury
Marriage: 28 May 1915
Alan Hal Thatcher
Kleo B Thatcher
Allison Jay Thatcher

Spouse & Children

28 May 1915
Boise, Ada, Idaho, United States


  • Male1916–2004Male

  • Kleo B Thatcher


  • Allison Jay Thatcher


Parents & Siblings



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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 5

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 · ""

Age 5

"""Post office name was changed from """"Boise City"""" to """"Boise"""" in 1896. Remains as such today."""

Age 26

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a thatcher, someone who covered roofs in straw, from an agent derivative of Middle English thach(en) ‘to thatch’ (Old English þæccan ‘to cover or roof’).

Possible Related Names

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

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Milton Hale Thatcher Find A Grave Memorial# 38480862

Milton Hale Thatcher Birth: May 23, 1891 Preston Franklin County Idaho, USA Death: May 29, 1988 Pocatello Bannock County Idaho, USA Spouse of Amelia Ann Bradbury Family links: Parents: Milto …

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Sources (3)

  • M Hale Thatcher in household of Hattie H Thatcher, "United States Census, 1940"
  • M Hale Thatcher, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Milton H Thatcher, "United States Census, 1930"

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