Stuart Charles Thew

23 April 1915–25 July 1975 (Age 60)
Denison, Crawford, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Stuart Charles

When Stuart Charles Thew was born on 23 April 1915, in Denison, Crawford, Iowa, United States, his father, Stephen Corkins Thew, was 29 and his mother, Mary Alice May Sillitto, was 28. He married Dorothy May Sparks on 26 September 1937. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Melville, Cana No. 214, Saskatchewan, Canada in 1926. He died on 25 July 1975, in Wenatchee, Chelan, Washington, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in East Wenatchee, Douglas, Washington, United States.

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Stuart Charles Thew
Dorothy May Sparks
Marriage: 26 September 1937
Robert Ross Thew
Beverly Thew
Shirley Thew
David Charles Thew

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  • Marriage
    26 September 1937
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    World Events (8)

    1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress
    Age 1
    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.
    1916 · Boeing Aircraft
    Age 1
    The Boeing Aircraft was named and created by William Boeing. The first two planes were Bluebill and Mallard and the first flight was July 15, 1916. Boeing aircrafts made their debut during WWI. 
    Age 16
    The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

    Name Meaning

    English (northern):status name from Middle English thew(e), thow(e) (Old English thēow(a) ‘servant, serf’.nickname for someone with good manners or character, from Middle English thew, thaw, northern Middle English thow ‘(good) behaviour’ (Old English thēaw and Northumbrian Old English thēow).

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

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    Sources (14)

    • Charles Thero in household of Steven Thew, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926"
    • Chas Stewart Thew, "Iowa, County Births, 1880-1935"
    • Washington, Marriage Records, 1865-2004

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