Alexander Walker Thoene

1925–1974 (Age 49)
Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

The Life of Alexander Walker

When Alexander Walker Thoene was born on 5 May 1925, in Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States, his father, Carl Lewis Thoene, was 24 and his mother, Alice Kapiolani Walker, was 20. He married Irene Kaleieha Kim Tai Wiebke on 15 July 1949, in Nuuanu Division, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States. He registered for military service in 1945. He died on 3 June 1974, in Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States, at the age of 49, and was buried in National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific, Honolulu, Oahu, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Walker Thoene
1925–1974
Irene Kaleieha Kim Tai Wiebke
1925–1998
Marriage: 15 July 1949

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
15 July 1949
Nuuanu Division, Honolulu, Hawaii, United States

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1927

Age 2

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1929

Age 4

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.
1941

Age 16

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: variant of Thoen .

Possible Related Names

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

Story Highlight

634 Hawaii Street-by Alexa Keala Thoene Merrill

This is an adaptation from a piece I wrote called "Memories of Pu'unui" that I started to write in 1999, about the house we lived in at 634 Hawaii Street in Honolulu. My father had told us that …

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Sources (3)

  • Alexander W Thoene in household of Alice K Thoene, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alexander Thoene in household of Carl Thoene, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alexander Walker Thoene, "Hawaii, Board of Health, Marriage Record Indexes, 1909-1989"

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