Marion Byrle Thompson

6 January 1918–11 October 2005 (Age 87)
Pittsburg, Shiawassee, Michigan, United States

The Life of Marion Byrle

When Marion Byrle Thompson was born on 6 January 1918, in Pittsburg, Shiawassee, Michigan, United States, her father, Arthur B. Thompson, was 24 and her mother, Vereda Esther DuBois, was 20. She married Wilford Jarold "Jerry" Woodward on 27 January 1934, in Calhoun, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan, United States for about 5 years and Bedford Township, Calhoun, Michigan, United States in 1940. She died on 11 October 2005, in Dayton, Rhea, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Battle Creek, Calhoun, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Wilford Jarold "Jerry" Woodward
1910–1985
Marion Byrle Thompson
1918–2005
Marriage: 27 January 1934
Marilyn T. Woodward
1935–2008
Franklin L. Woodward
1935–
Jacqualin I. Woodward
1937–
Patricia J. Woodward
1939–
Richard Jarold Woodward
1940–1940

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 January 1934
Calhoun, Michigan, United States
children

(5)

    Marilyn T. Woodward

    Female1935–2008Female

    Franklin L. Woodward

    Male1935–Male

    Jacqualin I. Woodward

    Female1937–Female

    Patricia J. Woodward

    Female1939–Female

    Richard Jarold Woodward

    Male1940–1940Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1893–1965Male

    Vereda Esther DuBois

    Female1897–1941Female

siblings

(3)

    Donna Vivian Thompson

    Female1916–1926Female

    Female1918–2005Female

    Mildred C. Thompson

    Female1919–2004Female

World Events (8)

1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 13

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 
1941

Age 23

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Thomas . Thompson is widely distributed throughout Britain, but is most common in northern England and northern Ireland.2 Americanized form of Thomsen .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Marion B Woodward in household of W Jerry Woodward, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Marion B Thompson in household of Arthur B Thompson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Marion B Tompson in household of Arthur B Tompson, "United States Census, 1920"

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