Thomas Harold Roberts

13 November 1922–27 October 2014 (Age 92)
Roby, Fisher, Texas, United States

The Life of Thomas Harold

When Thomas Harold Roberts was born on 13 November 1922, in Roby, Fisher, Texas, United States, his father, Charlie Cole Roberts, was 24 and his mother, Veda Marie Freeman, was 19. He married Evelyn Burnice Offutt on 12 October 1946, in Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas, United States. He lived in Justice Precinct 3, Dawson, Texas, United States for about 10 years and Seminole, Gaines, Texas, United States in 2007. He died on 27 October 2014, in Lubbock, Texas, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Seminole, Gaines, Texas, United States.

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Thomas Harold Roberts
Evelyn Burnice Offutt
Marriage: 12 October 1946

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12 October 1946
Lubbock, Lubbock, Texas, United States

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World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 1

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 7

Like most of the country, the economy of Texas suffered greatly after the Stock Market Crash of 1929. Thousands of city workers were suddenly unemployed and relied on a variety of government relief programs; unemployed Mexican citizens were required to take one-way bus tickets to Mexico.
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 25

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is very frequent in Wales and west central England. It is also occasionally borne by Jews, presumably as an Americanized form of a like-sounding Jewish surname.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas H Roberts in household of Charlie C Roberts, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Thomas Harold Roberts in household of Charlie Cole Roberts, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Thomas H Roberts in household of Charlie C Roberts, "United States Census, 1930"

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