Bollin James Thacker

24 January 1917–2 June 2007 (Age 90)
Rogersville, Lauderdale, Alabama, United States

The Life of Bollin James

When Bollin James Thacker was born on 24 January 1917, in Rogersville, Lauderdale, Alabama, United States, his father, Jonathon Alexander Thacker, was 58 and his mother, Lillie Bell Hubbard, was 33. He married Margaret Lorene Williams on 2 November 1940, in Alabama City, Etowah, Alabama, United States. He lived in Mitchell, Lauderdale, Alabama, United States for about 10 years. He died on 2 June 2007, in Anderson, Lauderdale, Alabama, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery, Anderson, Lauderdale, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bollin James Thacker
Mildred Elese Bailey
Marriage: 2 April 1966

Spouse and Children

2 April 1966
Montgomery, Alabama, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Jonathon Alexander Thacker


    Lillie Bell Hubbard




    John Calvin Thacker


    Taressie F Thacker


    Teressa Thacker



    William Elmon Thacker


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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Age 24

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a thatcher, from an agent derivative of northern Middle English thack ‘thatch’ (Old Norse þak). Compare Thatcher .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Balen Thacker in household of John Thacker, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Balen J Thacker in household of John A Thacker, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Bollin Thacker in entry for Margaret Lorene Williams Thacker, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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