Lilburn Joseph Thomas

1887–1953 (Age 65)
Napoleon, Lafayette, Missouri, United States

The Life of Lilburn Joseph

When Lilburn Joseph Thomas was born on 19 February 1887, in Napoleon, Lafayette, Missouri, United States, his father, John William Thomas, was 26 and his mother, Parizadia Campbell, was 24. He had at least 1 son and 1 daughter with Orie Pearl Baker. He lived in King, Washington, United States in 1935 and North Burien Election Precinct, King, Washington, United States in 1940. He died on 12 January 1953, in Odessa, Lafayette, Missouri, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Bates City, Lafayette, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lilburn Joseph Thomas
Orie Pearl Baker
Geraldine Thomas
Phillip Thomas

Spouse & Children



  • Geraldine Thomas


  • Phillip Thomas


Parents & Siblings

  • John William Thomas


  • Female1862–1947Female



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World Events (8)

1889 · Washington Becomes a State

Age 2

On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 3

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.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 19

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

Hebrew: According to some authorities, the name of the apostle is derived from a Syriac word of Hebrew origin, "tham," meaning to doubt, because of his doubting, and they say he was on that account called in Greek a word meaning of 2 hearts. But the Hebrew "tham" is a twin, and the Greek name Didymus has the same meaning. Tammy, Tammie, Thomasia, Thomasina, Thomassine, Thomazine, Tamasine, Tamsen, Tamzin, Tamzine, and Tamzzin are female names from Thomas. Tomas and Tamhus are Gaelic forms. Tubby is a Cornish form of Thomas. Tamlane and Tam are Scottish forms. Tom is abbreviated from Thomas and is sometimes found as a female name. Toume is an Anglo-Norman form of Thomas.

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Sources (3)

  • Lilburn Thomas, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lilburn Thomas, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Lilburn Thomas in household of John W Thomas, "United States Census, 1900"

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