Thomas Otha Marsh

1 January 1884–13 November 1963 (Age 79)
Anson, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Thomas Otha

When Thomas Otha Marsh was born on 1 January 1884, in Anson, North Carolina, United States, his father, Edmund Simeon Marsh, was 33 and his mother, Ada Missouri Mittie Davis, was 25. He had at least 5 sons and 1 daughter with Eula May Smith. He lived in Wadesboro, Anson, North Carolina, United States in 1910 and Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States for about 33 years. He died on 13 November 1963, in Morganton Township, Burke, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in East View Cemetery, Wadesboro, Anson, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Otha Marsh
1884–1963
Eula May Smith
1891–1932
James Dallas Marsh
1914–1987
Raymond Edward Marsh
1916–1917
Thomas Otho Marsh
1919–1980
Anna M Marsh
1922–
Harold Marsh
1923–1926
George Wilson Marsh
1928–1991

Spouse and Children

    Male1884–1963Male

    Eula May Smith

    Female1891–1932Female

children

(6)

    Male1914–1987Male

    Raymond Edward Marsh

    Male1916–1917Male

    Male1919–1980Male

    Anna M Marsh

    Female1922–Female

    Harold Marsh

    Male1923–1926Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    Edmund Simeon Marsh

    Male1850–1920Male

    Ada Missouri Mittie Davis

    Female1858–1921Female

siblings

(11)

    Claud C Marsh

    Male1878–Male

    Male1880–1973Male

    Marsh

    Male1880–Male

    Katherine “Kate” MARSH

    Female1881–Female

    Female1882–1967Female

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 13

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 22

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by or in a marsh or fen, Middle English mershe (Old English mersc), or a habitational name from any of various minor places named with this word, for example in Shropshire and Sussex.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas O Marsh, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Otha Marsh in household of Ed S Marsh, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Thos O Marsh in household of Edmund S Marsh, "United States Census, 1900"

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