Eugene Bowen Thorp

1869–1944 (Age 74)
Clarno, Green, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Eugene Bowen

When Eugene Bowen Thorp was born on 31 March 1869, in Clarno, Green, Wisconsin, United States, his father, Henry Thorp, was 30 and his mother, Remember Bowen, was 22. He married Edith Katherine Ball in 1886. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Monroe, Green, Wisconsin, United States for about 20 years. He died on 17 January 1944, in Clovis, Curry, New Mexico, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Monroe, Green, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Eugene Bowen Thorp
1869–1944
Edith Katherine Ball
1869–1939
Marriage: 1886
Harold Ball Thorp
1894–1906
John Henry Thorp
1902–1978
Mabel Rodewald
1904–

Spouse & Children

  • Male1869–1944Male

  • Edith Katherine Ball

    Female1869–1939Female

MARRIAGE
1886
children

(3)

  • Harold Ball Thorp

    Male1894–1906Male

  • John Henry Thorp

    Male1902–1978Male

  • Mabel Rodewald

    Female1904–Female

Parents & Siblings

  • Henry Thorp

    Male1838–1915Male

  • Female1847–1921Female

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · P.T. Barnum's Circus Established in Wisconsin

Age 1

P.T. Barnum's Grand Traveling Museum, Menagerie, Caravan & Hippodrome was established in Delavan, Wisconsin in 1870.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 21

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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)

  • Eugene Thorp in household of Henry Thorp, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Eugene B Thorp, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Eugene Thorp, "United States Census, 1910"

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