Dayle DeVere Thomas

13 October 1918–24 November 2001 (Age 83)
Downey, Bannock, Idaho, United States

The Life of Dayle DeVere

When Dayle DeVere Thomas was born on 13 October 1918, in Downey, Bannock, Idaho, United States, his father, Martin Adams Thomas, was 42 and his mother, Texie Letitia Whitt, was 35. He married Kathleen Carver on 12 January 1945, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. He lived in Powell (proposed), Tennessee, United States in 1993 and Oak Ridge, Anderson, Tennessee, United States in 1998. He died on 24 November 2001, in Powell, Knox, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Claxton, Anderson, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dayle DeVere Thomas
1918–2001
Kathleen Carver
1924–2001
Marriage: 12 January 1945

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 January 1945
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 13

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 
1941

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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)

  • Dale De Vere Thomas in household of Martin Adams Thomas, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Dale D Thomas in household of Martin Adams Thomas, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Dayle Devere Thomas, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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