John Thomas Pilk

17 June 1887–24 May 1949 (Age 61)
Scotland, Greene, Indiana, United States

The Life of John Thomas

When John Thomas Pilk was born on 17 June 1887, in Scotland, Greene, Indiana, United States, his father, John W. Pilkenton, was 39 and his mother, Malinda Emeline Riley, was 33. He married Rosa Goad on 26 May 1914, in Bloomfield, Greene, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He lived in Bloomfield, Greene, Indiana, United States in 1930 and Richland Township, Greene, Indiana, United States in 1940. He died on 24 May 1949, in Greene, Indiana, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Bloomfield, Greene, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Thomas Pilk
1887–1949
Rosa Goad
1895–1956
Marriage: 26 May 1914
Flossie Irene Pilk
1915–1986
Oscar T Pilk
1916–1969
Annabel Pilk
1919–1994
Betty L Pilk
1924–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 May 1914
Bloomfield, Greene, Indiana, United States
children

(4)

    Female1915–1986Female

    Oscar T Pilk

    Male1916–1969Male

    Annabel Pilk

    Female1919–1994Female

    Betty L Pilk

    Female1924–Female

Parents and Siblings

    John W. Pilkenton

    Male1847–1923Male

    Malinda Emeline Riley

    Female1853–1912Female

siblings

(9)

    Male1870–1953Male

    Male1871–1962Male

    Lillie May Pilkenton

    Female1876–1938Female

    Lydia Ann Pilk

    Female1879–1939Female

    Ella Jane Pilk

    Female1881–1938Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 3

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1904

Age 17

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

Name Meaning

English (Devon): unexplained.

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

Sources (3)

  • Jno Pilk in household of Herman H Rayle, "United States Census, 1900"
  • John T Pelk, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John T Pilk, "United States Census, 1930"

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