Thomas R Boles

18 May 1923–8 January 2004 (Age 80)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Thomas R

When Thomas R Boles was born on 18 May 1923, in Tennessee, United States, his father, Porter Monroe Boles, was 51 and his mother, Ellen Montgomery Hutton, was 43. He lived in Greene, Tennessee, United States in 1930 and Greeneville, Greene, Tennessee, United States in 1968. He registered for military service in 1943. He died on 8 January 2004, at the age of 80, and was buried in Greeneville, Greene, Tennessee, United States.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Porter Monroe Boles
Ellen Montgomery Hutton
Nelle M Boles
Elizabeth Leona Boles
Dorothy Pauline Boles
Earl C Boles
Bessie L Boles
Earl Pete Boles
Fred M Boles
Edith E Boles
Earnest Andrew Boles
Helen Mabel Boles
Charles E Boles
Ruth A Boles
Mary Frances "Happy" Boles
Thomas R Boles

Parents and Siblings



+9 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1931 · The Parthenon is Built

Age 8

In 1931, a full scale replica of the Parthenon in Greece was erected in Nashville, Tennessee. The Parthenon was meant to be temporary, but became a permanent part of Tennessee culture. It also has a replica of the statue of Athena the Goddess of War.At the same time a city over Memphis built  giant pyramid replica to remind everyone what the city was named for. 
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 22

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

Name Meaning

Origin uncertain; possibly an altered spelling of English Bowles , a variant of Bowell or Bowler , or of German Bolz or Bohls .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thomas R Boles in household of Ellen M Boles, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Thomas Boles in household of Eleanor Bales, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Thomas Boles in entry for Earnest A Boles, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.