Thomas Jefferson Staggs

28 December 1886–17 November 1928 (Age 41)
Lawrenceburg, Lawrence, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Thomas Jefferson

When Thomas Jefferson Staggs was born on 28 December 1886, in Lawrenceburg, Lawrence, Tennessee, United States, his father, William Buckner Staggs, was 25 and his mother, Louisa Augustina Gertrude Cunningham, was 23. He married Minnie Lorene Harris on 6 November 1911, in Lawrenceburg, Lawrence, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Lawrence, Tennessee, United States in 1900 and Civil District 7, Lawrence, Tennessee, United States in 1910. He died on 17 November 1928, in Ucon, Bonneville, Idaho, United States, at the age of 41, and was buried in Ucon, Bonneville, Idaho, United States.

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Thomas Jefferson Staggs
Minnie Lorene Harris
Marriage: 6 November 1911
George Alma Staggs
Clora Lurline Staggs
Herman Franklin Staggs
William Thomas Staggs
Raymond Eugene Staggs
Frieda Lavern Staggs
Lee Everett Staggs

Spouse and Children

6 November 1911
Lawrenceburg, Lawrence, Tennessee, United States


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings




    Lollie Augustina Staggs



    Luther C Staggs


    Minnie Nora Staggs


+3 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 3

Historical Boundaries - 1889: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States; 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States; 1911: Bonneville, Idaho, United States
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 12

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.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Stagg .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Tom Staggs in household of William B Staggs, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Thomas J Staggs in household of William Staggs, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Thomas J Staggs, "United States Census, 1920"

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