Martin G Thorp

Highland, Ohio, United States

The Life of Martin G

Martin G Thorp was born on 2 April 1875, in Highland, Ohio, United States as the son of John W Thorp and Jane A Gray. He married Jennie Marie Huff on 31 December 1903, in Highland, Ohio, United States.

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Martin G Thorp
Jennie Marie Huff
Marriage: 31 December 1903

Spouse & Children

31 December 1903
Highland, Ohio, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • John W Thorp


  • Female1853–1879Female



World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1876 · The Battle of Little Bighorn

Age 1

An armed conflict between the Lakota, Northern Cheyenne, and Arapaho tribes and the 7th Cavalry of the US Army. The battle was the most significant action of the Great Sioux War of 1876.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 31

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Thorpe .2 Scandinavian: variant of Torp .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Martin G Tharp, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Martin G Thorp in household of Thomas Gray, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Martin Tharp, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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