Esther Eva Thorp

1889–1988 (Age 98)
Holly Springs, Marshall, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Esther Eva

Esther Eva Thorp was born on 3 October 1889, in Holly Springs, Marshall, Mississippi, United States as the daughter of M E Thorp and Rena E Lantrup. She married Jessie Columbus Allen after 1910, in Clay, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Cache, Comanche, Oklahoma, United States in 1920 and Bilby Township, Hughes, Oklahoma, United States in 1930. She died on 10 April 1988, in Cleveland, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 98, and was buried in IOOF Cemetery, Norman, Cleveland, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Esther Eva Thorp
Jessie Columbus Allen
Marriage: after 1910
John Otho Allen
Olen Columbus Allen
Olav C Allen

Spouse & Children

  • Female1889–1988Female

  • Jessie Columbus Allen


after 1910
Clay, Texas, United States


  • John Otho Allen


  • Male1920–2010Male

  • Olav C Allen


Parents & Siblings

  • M E Thorp


  • Rena E Lantrup




World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

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.

Age 18

Oklahoma is the 46th state.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 27

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.

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)

  • Ester E Allen in household of Edgar N Conner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Esther E Allen in household of Jessie C Allen, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Esther Tharp Allen in entry for Olen C Allen, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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