Thomas Ahira White

19 September 1871–5 July 1949 (Age 77)
Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States

The Life of Thomas Ahira

Thomas Ahira White was born on 19 September 1871, in Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States. He married Augusta Louise Maria Newmann on 29 January 1898, in Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Niagara, New York, United States in 1900 and Saybrook, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States in 1910. He died on 5 July 1949, in Ashtabula, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Ahira White
1871–1949
Augusta Louise Maria Newmann
1874–1953
Marriage: 29 January 1898
Charles Thomas White
1898–1960
Ada White
1900–1910
Alice Edna White
1900–1981
Lottie Louise White
1902–1968
Norman Wilhelm White
1903–1960
Marguerite Ethel White
1907–1992
Alfred Raymond White
1909–1971

Spouse and Children

    Male1871–1949Male

    Augusta Louise Maria Newmann

    Female1874–1953Female

MARRIAGE
29 January 1898
Lockport, Niagara, New York, United States
children

(7)

    Male1898–1960Male

    Ada White

    Female1900–1910Female

    Alice Edna White

    Female1900–1981Female

    Lottie Louise White

    Female1902–1968Female

    Norman Wilhelm White

    Male1903–1960Male

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 1

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and Irish: from Middle English whit ‘white’, hence a nickname for someone with white hair or an unnaturally pale complexion. In some cases it represents a Middle English personal name, from an Old English byname, Hwīt(a), of this origin. As a Scottish and Irish surname it has been widely used as a translation of the many Gaelic names based on bán ‘white’ ( see Bain 1) or fionn ‘fair’ ( see Finn 1). There has also been some confusion with Wight .2 Translated form of cognate and equivalent names in other languages, such as German Weiss , French Blanc , Polish Białas ( see Bialas ), etc.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas White, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Thomas A White, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Thomas A White, "United States Census, 1910"

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