John Lewis Thirion

1885–1957 (Age 72)
Russia, Loramie Township, Shelby, Ohio, United States

The Life of John Lewis

When John Lewis Thirion was born on 30 May 1885, in Russia, Loramie Township, Shelby, Ohio, United States, his father, Hyacentha Harrison Thirion, was 34 and his mother, Adaline Treon, was 29. He married Myrtle Smith on 21 April 1906, in Mendota, LaSalle, Illinois, United States. He lived in Loramie Township, Shelby, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Rural, Waupaca, Wisconsin, United States in 1935. He died on 1 December 1957, in Mendota, LaSalle, Illinois, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Mendota, LaSalle, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Lewis Thirion
Myrtle Smith
Marriage: 21 April 1906

Spouse & Children

21 April 1906
Mendota, LaSalle, Illinois, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Hyacentha Harrison Thirion


  • Adaline Treon




  • Mary F Thirion


  • Female1874–1964Female

  • Emma Thirion


  • Female1879–1950Female

  • Peter A. Thirion


+6 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 7

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.

Age 19

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

French: from a pet form of Thiry, a variant of Thierry .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John Therion in household of Hyacentha Therion, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John Thirion, "United States Census, 1940"
  • John Thirion, "United States Census, 1910"

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