William Howard Tomlinson

4 November 1910–21 May 1954 (Age 43)
Tulia, Swisher, Texas, United States

The Life of William Howard

When William Howard Tomlinson was born on 4 November 1910, in Tulia, Swisher, Texas, United States, his father, George Alexander Tomlinson Sr., was 24 and his mother, Martha Maud Starnes, was 25. He died on 21 May 1954, in Amarillo, Potter, Texas, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Llano Cemetery, Amarillo, Randall, Texas, United States.

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World Events (8)

1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 2

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 4

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 13

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Tomlin .

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

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  • Howard Tomlinson in household of G A Tomlinson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Howard Tomlinson in household of George A Tomlinson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • William Howard Tomlinson, "Texas, Swisher County Records, 1879-2012"

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