Thomas Ellsworth Pete Alsop

10 June 1914–7 January 1985 (Age 70)
District of Columbia, United States

The Life of Thomas Ellsworth Pete

When Thomas Ellsworth Pete Alsop was born on 10 June 1914, in District of Columbia, United States, his father, Ernest Wesley Alsop, was 23 and his mother, Ann Caroline Garvey, was 27. He married Louise Cecelia Bernhardt on 5 September 1935, in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. He lived in Washington, District of Columbia, United States for about 65 years. He died on 7 January 1985, in Hagerstown, Washington, Maryland, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Fort Lincoln Cemetery, Brentwood, Prince George's, Maryland, United States.

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Thomas Ellsworth Pete Alsop
Louise Cecelia Bernhardt
Marriage: 5 September 1935

Spouse and Children

5 September 1935
Washington, District of Columbia, United States

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World Events (8)

1915 · Homemade Bomb Explosion

Age 1

On July 2, 1915 an angry, former Harvard professor, Erich Muenter, places a homemade bomb in the Senate Reception Room. He was upset about the private sales of US munitions to the allies during the war.
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.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 21

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Alsop in Derbyshire, named with the genitive of the Old English personal name Ælle + Old English hop ‘enclosed valley’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Peter Alsop in household of Ernest Alsop, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Thomas E Alsop in household of Ernest W Alsop, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Thomas Alsop in household of Anna Alsop, "United States Census, 1940"

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