Aaron Thigpen

30 September 1910–27 July 1975 (Age 64)
Arkansas, United States

The Life Summary of Aaron

When Aaron Thigpen was born on 30 September 1910, in Arkansas, United States, his father, Marcus Thigpen, was 26 and his mother, Josephine Dover, was 22. He lived in Wheatley, St. Francis, Arkansas, United States in 1930 and Goodwin Township, St. Francis, Arkansas, United States in 1940. He died on 27 July 1975, in Palestine, St. Francis, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Palestine, St. Francis, Arkansas, 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.
1922 · The First Radio Station WOK Begins Broadcasting
Age 12
In 1922, Harvey C. Couch Sr. started WOK the first radio station in Arkansas. After a trip to Pittsburgh and the KDKA radio he came up with the idea for Workers of Killowatts (WOK). WOK had no commercials which was nice for the listeners.
Age 19
13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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

Sources (5)

  • Aaron Thigpen in household of Mart Thigpen, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Aron Thigpen in household of Mark Thigpen, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Aaron Thigpen, "Arkansas First Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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