Tobe Liston

1904–1955
Johnson Township, St. Francis, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Tobe

Tobe Liston was born about 1904, in Johnson Township, St. Francis, Arkansas, United States. He married Helen Baskin about 1925, in Johnson Township, St. Francis, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He died before 1955, in Arkansas, United States, at the age of 50.

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Tobe Liston
1904–1955
Helen Baskin
1908–1999
Marriage: about 1925
Charles L. Liston
1932–1970

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
about 1925
Johnson Township, St. Francis, Arkansas, United States
children

(1)

World Events (8)

1904

Age 0

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 0

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 14

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from a place in Essex, so named from the Old English personal name Lissa (probably a pet form of Lēofsige; see Livesay 2) + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.2 Scottish: habitational name from places in West Lothian and Midlothian, which probably have the same origin as in 1. This surname is also found in Ireland.

Possible Related Names

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

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Tobe Liston - Published information: birth-name: Tobe Liston

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