Henry Thomas Sipes

Brief Life History of Henry Thomas

Henry Thomas Sipes was born on 22 November 1904, in Breathitt, Kentucky, United States as the son of John Henry Sipes and Sarah Moore. He married Rose Lee Clem on 10 March 1926, in Winchester, Clark, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Lee, Kentucky, United States in 1920 and Clark, Kentucky, United States in 1930. He died on 7 May 1985, in Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Winchester Cemetery, Winchester, Clark, Kentucky, United States.

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Henry Thomas Sipes
1904–1985
Rose Lee Clem
1904–1992
Marriage: 10 March 1926
Louise Sipes Sparks
1928–2010
Henry T. Sipes Jr.
1930–2022
Robert Lee Sikes
1933–1942
Kenneth Ray Sipes Sr.
1939–2008

Sources (10)

  • Henry Sipes in household of John Sipes, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Henry Sipes, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"
  • Henry T. Sipes, "Find a Grave Index"

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

1912 · McCreary County Created

Named after James B. McCreary a Confederate war hero and two time Governor of Kentucky McCreary County was created in 1912.

1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of German Seip or Seib .

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

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