Eva Lillian Thomas

16 April 1917–26 May 2009 (Age 92)
Union City, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Eva Lillian

When Eva Lillian Thomas was born on 16 April 1917, in Union City, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Wesley Alfred Thomas, was 26 and her mother, Bessie Rebecca Aldrich, was 21. She married Lloyd Clement Sargent on 20 June 1936, in Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States. She lived in Elgin, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920 and Gillette, Campbell, Wyoming, United States in 1935. She died on 26 May 2009, in Corry, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Union City, Erie, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Lloyd Clement Sargent
Eva Lillian Thomas
Marriage: 20 June 1936

Spouse and Children

20 June 1936
Buffalo, Erie, New York, United States

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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.

Age 3

Women got to vote first time in the state of Wyoming.

Age 24

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

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)

  • Eva L Thomas in household of Wesley A Thomas, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Eva Sargent in household of Lloyd Sargent, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mrs Eva T Sargent, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, 1980-2014"

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