George Hyler Thompkins

1897–1918 (Age 20)
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

The Life of George Hyler

When George Hyler Thompkins was born on 6 December 1897, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, his father, Isaac Avery Thompkins, was 37 and his mother, Frances Caroline Vance, was 38. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 2, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900 and Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910. He died on 20 November 1918, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 20, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Avery Thompkins
1860–1913
Frances Caroline Vance
1859–1926
Mary Caroline Thompkins
1880–1960
Lou Vena Thompkins
1881–1956
John Henry Thompkins
1882–1963
Rosiebell Thompkins
1886–1951
Bessie THOMPKINS
1888–
Sarah Thompkins E.
1889–1891
Selena "Lena" Thompkins
1892–1973
Isaac Avery Thompkins
1893–1987
David Nathaniel Tompkins
1894–1988
George Hyler Thompkins
1897–1918

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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1899 · The Salt Palace Convention Center

Age 2

The original Salt Palace was built in 1899 and It stood on 900 South, between State Street and Main Street. The Salt Palace was a frame structure covered in large pieces of rock salt, which gave it its name. The Salt Palace was destroyed by fire on August 29, 1910 and was replaced by the Majestic Hall. This Hall only lasted for a while during the remodel of the Salt Palace. The Salt Palace served as the Olympic Media Center during the 2002 Winter Olympics. Salt Lake Comic Con has been held at the Salt Palace Convention Center since September 2013.
1904

Age 7

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Tompkins .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • George H Tomkins in household of Isaac A Tomkins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George H Tomkins in household of Isaac A Tomkins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George Thompkins in household of Isaac Thompkins, "United States Census, 1900"

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