Rell Spooner Theriot

1879–1960 (Age 80)
Louisiana, United States

The Life of Rell Spooner

When Rell Spooner Theriot was born on 26 December 1879, in Louisiana, United States, his father, Theodule H Theriot, was 27 and his mother, Marie Georgia H. Spooner, was 30. He registered for military service in 1898. He died on 10 January 1960, at the age of 80, and was buried in Alexandria National Cemetery, Pineville, Rapides, Louisiana, United States.

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Theodule H Theriot
Marie Georgia H. Spooner
Marie Oliva Theriot
Rell Spooner Theriot
Robert Michael Theriot
Charles Scott Theriot

Parents & Siblings

  • Theodule H Theriot


  • Marie Georgia H. Spooner




World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 22

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

LA spelling of French Theriault .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Rell S Theriot, "United States, Veterans Administration Master Index, 1917-1940"
  • Gabriel S Theriot, "Louisiana Deaths, 1850-1875, 1894-1960"
  • Unknown, "Louisiana Births and Christenings, 1811-1830, 1854-1934"

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