Michael Sweeley Thatcher

1905–1999 (Age 94)
Liberty Township, Nuckolls, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Michael Sweeley

When Michael Sweeley Thatcher was born on 22 August 1905, in Liberty Township, Nuckolls, Nebraska, United States, his father, Franklin Ward Thatcher, was 31 and his mother, Susan Ann Sweeley, was 33. He married Freda Pearl Crawford on 22 December 1934, in Harrison, Sioux, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He lived in Converse, Wyoming, United States in 1930 and Election District 9 Glenrock, Converse, Wyoming, United States in 1940. He died on 11 October 1999, in St. Maries, Benewah, Idaho, United States, at the age of 94.

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Family Time Line

Michael Sweeley Thatcher
1905–1999
Freda Pearl Crawford
1911–1999
Marriage: 22 December 1934
Frank Wendell Thatcher
1936–2011
George W Thatcher
Michael H Thatcher
1937–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
22 December 1934
Harrison, Sioux, Nebraska, United States
children

(3)

  • Male1936–2011Male

  • Michael H Thatcher

    Male1937–Male

  • George W Thatcher

    MaleMale

Parents & Siblings

  • Franklin Ward Thatcher

    Male1874–1935Male

  • Susan Ann Sweeley

    Female1872–1938Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

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.
1907 · Pike's Market

Age 2

Pike’s Market is one of the oldest still working farmer’s markets in the US. It is located in Seattle’s central business district, just north of Belltown , and southwest of central waterfront and Elliott Bay. One of the attractions there is the gum wall. 
1931

Age 26

The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a thatcher, someone who covered roofs in straw, from an agent derivative of Middle English thach(en) ‘to thatch’ (Old English þæccan ‘to cover or roof’).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Michael L Thatcher, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Micheal Thatcher, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mikal Thatcher in household of Frank Thatcher, "United States Census, 1920"

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