Thomas Drew

7 June 1882–7 January 1964 (Age 81)
Phillack, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Drew was born on 7 June 1882, his father, William John Drew, was 34 and his mother, Elizabeth Trestrail, was 31. He lived in Phillack, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom in 1891. He died on 7 January 1964, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Drew
1882–1964
Marion Polkinghorne
1886–

Spouse and Children

    Male1882–1964Male

    Marion Polkinghorne

    Female1886–Female

Parents and Siblings

    William John Drew

    Male1847–1922Male

    Elizabeth Trestrail

    Female1851–1916Female

siblings

(12)

    Edith Drew

    Female1870–1871Female

    Male1872–1948Male

    Female1875–1950Female

    Albert Drew

    Male1877–1915Male

    Elizabeth Drew

    Female1879–1901Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1884

Age 2

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1887 · The Bagley Memorial Fountain

Age 5

"The Bagley Memorial Fountain was erected in 1887 with funds from the estate of John Judson Bagley. Bagley's will ordered the construction of the drinking fountain which would provide the people of Detroit ""water cold and pure as the coldest mountain stream."" H.H. Richards was the architect for the Romanesque-style, pink granite, lionhead fountain. It is engraved with the words, ""TESTAMENTARY GIFT FOR THE PEOPLE FROM JOHN JUDSON BAGLEY A.D. MDCCCLXXXVII""."
1908

Age 26

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

French: Some people derive this name from the ancient name Drogo. Sometimes it is from the Old French "dru," "drud," or "drue," which could mean various things, such as "fort," "robuste," "amant," "galant," or faithful friend or companion. At other times, it is an abbreviation of Andrew.

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Drew in household of William J Drew, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Thomas Drew, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Thomas Drew, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

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