John Michael Therit

1874–1950 (Age 76)
Carroll, Maryland, United States

The Life of John Michael

When John Michael Therit was born on 19 April 1874, in Carroll, Maryland, United States, his father, Georg Thieret, was 27 and his mother, Anna Barbara Eisehuth, was 25. He married Saranda Katie Leese on 10 November 1896, in Hanover, York, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Manheim Township, York, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Manchester, Carroll, Maryland, United States for about 10 years. He died on 17 June 1950, in United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Hanover, York, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Michael Therit
Saranda Katie Leese
Marriage: 10 November 1896
Annie Rebecca Therit
Tresa V Therit
Lillie Grace Therit

Spouse & Children

10 November 1896
Hanover, York, Pennsylvania, United States


  • Female1897–1947Female

  • Tresa V Therit


  • Lillie Grace Therit


Parents & Siblings

  • Male1846–1921Male

  • Anna Barbara Eisehuth




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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 3

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

LA spelling of French Theriault .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • John Theriet, "United States Census, 1920"
  • John W Heiret, "United States Census, 1910"
  • John W Dheret in household of Peter Leese, "United States Census, 1900"

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