William Theodore Linch

Male5 July 1914–1 April 1999

Brief Life History of William Theodore

When William Theodore Linch was born on 5 July 1914, in Iredell, Bosque, Texas, United States, his father, John Henry Linch, was 43 and his mother, Mary Barbara McGill, was 37. He lived in Justice Precinct 2, Bosque, Texas, United States in 1920 and Crosby, Texas, United States in 1930. He died on 1 April 1999, in Erath, Texas, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Linch
Mary Barbara McGill
Ira Stonewall Linch
Nicyann Frances Linch
Lena Benagera Linch
Isaac Arbee Linch
Marion Arthur Linch
James Taylor Linch
Maude Mozell Linch
Harlon Walter Linch
Clarence Linch
William Theodore Linch
Ethel Evelyn "Eva" Linch

Sources (8)

  • William Linch in household of John H Linch, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lynch, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"
  • William Theodore Linch, "Texas, Death Index, 1903-2000"

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

1929 · The Great Depression Arrives

Age 15

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.

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 23

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Irish and English: variant of Lynch .

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

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