Lilian Thomas

1871–
Missouri, United States

The Life of Lilian

When Lilian Thomas was born in 1871, in Missouri, United States, her father, George Morgan Thomas, was 25 and her mother, Julia Laura Evans, was 23. She lived in Mill Creek Township, Washington, Kansas, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

George Morgan Thomas
1846–1925
Julia Laura Evans
1848–1917
Lilian Thomas
1871–
Etta Louisa Thomas
1873–1948
Laurie E. Thomas
1875–
Guy Morton Thomas
1877–1957
Ralph E. Thomas
1879–
Daniel Herbert Thomas
1881–
Philip R. Thomas
1883–
Jay W Thomas
1885–

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 6

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
1904 · The World's Fair of 1904

Age 33

St. Louis hosted the 1904 World's Fair and welcomed a crowd of 200,000 visitors on opening day of April 30, 1904. The fair had exhibits from 50 countries and 43 states. Several notable inventions showcased at the fair include iced tea and the ice cream cone. By the time of its closing in December 1904, over 20 million people had visited the fair.

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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  • Lilian Thomas in household of Geo M Thomas, "United States Census, 1880"

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