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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Thomas Drew
Marion Polkinghorne

Spouse and Children


    Marion Polkinghorne


Parents and Siblings

    William John Drew


    Elizabeth Trestrail




    Edith Drew




    Albert Drew


    Elizabeth Drew


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World Events (8)


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""."

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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