Thomas Griffin Welch Jr

5 December 1885–1953 (Age 67)
Mississippi, United States

The Life of Thomas Griffin

When Thomas Griffin Welch Jr was born on 5 December 1885, in Mississippi, United States, his father, Thomas Griffin Welch Sr, was 23 and his mother, Epsie Odella Tillman, was 18. He married Willie Mae Corley on 12 November 1905, in Copiah, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Copiah, Mississippi, United States in 1935 and Beat 1, Copiah, Mississippi, United States in 1940. He died in 1953, in Mississippi, United States, at the age of 68, and was buried in Gallman Cemetery, Gallman, Copiah, Mississippi, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Griffin Welch Jr
1885–1953
Willie Mae Corley
1887–1949
Marriage: 12 November 1905
Leslie Corley Welch Sr.
1906–1988
Thea Griffin Welch
1908–1978
Bonnie Bess Welch
1912–2002
Jake Thomas Welch
1915–1976
Willie Ray Welch
1918–1960
Margaret Merle Welch
1921–2004
William M Welch
1926–2009

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 November 1905
Copiah, Mississippi, United States
children

(7)

    Leslie Corley Welch Sr.

    Male1906–1988Male

    Thea Griffin Welch

    Male1908–1978Male

    Bonnie Bess Welch

    Female1912–2002Female

    Jake Thomas Welch

    Male1915–1976Male

    Willie Ray Welch

    Male1918–1960Male

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 18

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Name Meaning

1 English: ethnic name for someone of Welsh origin. This is the usual form of the surname in England; the usual form in Ireland is Walsh and in Scotland Welsh .2 German: variant of Welk .3 Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Welsch .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Grif Welsh, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Giffin Welch, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Griffin Welch, "United States Census, 1930"

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