Thomas Welch

19 June 1908–6 May 1971 (Age 62)
Falkner, Tippah, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Thomas

When Thomas Welch was born on 19 June 1908, in Falkner, Tippah, Mississippi, United States, his father, Hubert Liles Welch, was 33 and his mother, Rose Etta Presley, was 26. He lived in Ripley, Tippah, Mississippi, United States in 1920. He died on 6 May 1971, at the age of 62, and was buried in Falkner, Tippah, Mississippi, United States.

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Hubert Liles Welch
Rose Etta Presley
Ellis Welch
Jamie L. Welch
Herman O Welch
Thomas Welch
Guyton Otho Welch
Carl P Welch
Mattie May Welch
Sarah N. Welch
Charlotte Welch

Parents and Siblings

    Hubert Liles Welch





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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1916 · Mississippi State Sanatorium for TB is Established

Age 8

The Mississippi State Sanatorium is a hospital used for tuberculosis patients. This lasted from 1918 to the 1950s. The Sanatorium has now been turned into a museum.
1925 · B.B. King is Born

Age 17

B.B. King was born on September 16, 1925, in Itta Bean, Mississippi. He was a famous American blues singer, electric guitarist, and record producer. In 1987, he inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Name Meaning

1 English: ethnic name for someone of Welsh origin. This is the usual form of the surname in England; the usual form in Ireland is Walsh and in Scotland Welsh .2 German: variant of Welk .3 Perhaps an Americanized spelling of German Welsch .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas S Wilch in household of Herbert L Wilch, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Thomas Welch in household of Hubert L Welch, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Thomas S. Welch, "Find A Grave Index"

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