Ervin Jack Thorp Sr

1919–1962 (Age 43)
Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan, United States

The Life of Ervin Jack

When Ervin Jack Thorp Sr was born on 6 February 1919, his father, Ralph J. Thorp, was 25 and his mother, Florence M Smith or Miles, was 20. He married Jean Spears on 3 December 1938. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Marlette, Sanilac, Michigan, United States in 1920. He died on 14 July 1962, in Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Pontiac, Oakland, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ervin Jack Thorp Sr
1919–1962
Jean Spears
1922–2001
Marriage: 3 December 1938
Trudy Jean Thorp
1941–1942
James Wesley Thorp
1943–1943

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
3 December 1938
children

(2)

  • Trudy Jean Thorp

    Female1941–1942Female

  • Male1943–1943Male

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1894–Male

  • Florence M Smith or Miles

    Female1898–1963Female

siblings

(5)

  • Reita Thorp

    Female1913–Female

  • Illene D Thorp

    Female1917–Female

  • Male1919–1962Male

  • John C Thorp

    Male1922–Male

  • Thorp

    Male1940–1940Male

World Events (8)

1920

Age 1

The Prohibition Era. Sale and manufacture of alcoholic liquors outlawed. A mushrooming of illegal drinking joints, home-produced alcohol and gangsterism.
1920

Age 1

Women are given the right to vote under the Nineteenth Amendment.
1931

Age 12

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

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)

  • Jack E Thorp in household of Ralph J Thorp, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ervin Jack Thorp, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Jack Thorp in entry for James Wesley Thorp, "Michigan Death Certificates, 1921-1952"

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