Thomas Henry Betz

Male2 August 1861–4 October 1943

Brief Life History of Thomas Henry

Thomas Henry Betz was born on 2 August 1861, in California, United States as the son of Betz. He married Ann Emma Moore on 11 September 1894, in Sacramento, California, United States. He lived in Granite Judicial Township, Sacramento, California, United States in 1900 and Sacramento Judicial Township, Sacramento, California, United States in 1940. He died on 4 October 1943, in Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Sacramento, Sacramento, California, United States.

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Thomas Henry Betz
Ann Emma Moore
Marriage: 11 September 1894

Sources (16)

  • Thomas H Betz, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Thos H Betz, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • Thomas H Betz, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 September 1894Sacramento, California, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

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    Siblings (1)

    World Events (8)


    Age 2

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1869 · Transcontinental Railroad Reaches San Francisco

    Age 8

    The first transcontinental railroad reached San Francisco in 1869. The Western Pacific Railroad Company built the track from Oakland to Sacramento. The Central Pacific Railroad Company of California built the section from Sacramento to Promontory Summit Utah. The railroad linked isolated California to the rest of the country which had far-reaching effects on the social and economical development of the state.


    Age 25

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    South German: from a pet form of the personal names Berthold or Bernhard .

    Germanized or Americanized form of Slovenian and Polish Bec .

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

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