Thurman Edward Pounds

Brief Life History of Thurman Edward

When Thurman Edward Pounds was born on 28 October 1908, in Alabama, United States, his father, William Lee Pounds, was 34 and his mother, Daisy Agnes Cribbs, was 27. He had at least 1 son with Alva Edna Henegar. He lived in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States in 1950. He died on 27 March 1987, in Harris, Texas, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thurman Edward Pounds
1908–1987
Alva Edna Henegar
1912–1994
Therman Pounds Jr.
1929–1929

Sources (13)

  • Thurman E Pounds, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Thurman Edward Pounds, "Texas, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1947"
  • Thurman Pounds, "Texas Death Index, 1903-2000"

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.

1929

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

English (southern, especially Berkshire): variant of Pound , a post-medieval modification of the surname, with excrescent -s.

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

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