Lilburn Clinton Thomas

1878–1955 (Age 76)
Trigg, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Lilburn Clinton

When Lilburn Clinton Thomas was born on 19 March 1878, in Trigg, Kentucky, United States, his father, William Henry Thomas, was 25 and his mother, Sidney Sidna Dyer, was 20. He lived in Cadiz, Trigg, Kentucky, United States in 1880. He died on 4 January 1955, in Hopkinsville, Christian, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Lilburn Clinton Thomas
1878–1955
Verna May Herndon
1892–1985

Spouse & Children

Parents & Siblings

  • William Henry Thomas

    Male1853–1942Male

  • Sidney Sidna Dyer

    Female1857–1890Female

siblings

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 14

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 22

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

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)

  • Lilbuno Thomas in household of Wm Thomas, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lilburn Clinton Thomas, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965"
  • L. C. Thomas, "Kentucky Marriages, 1785-1979"

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