Thomas Orand Carroll

Brief Life History of Thomas Orand

When Thomas Orand Carroll was born on 9 April 1909, his father, William Thomas Carroll, was 32 and his mother, Mary Maude Sherrer, was 29. He married Rebecca Pauline Lawrence on 20 December 1927, in Dallas, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He died on 7 May 2001, in Plantersville, Dallas, Alabama, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Plantersville, Dallas, Alabama, United States.

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Thomas Orand Carroll
Rebecca Pauline Lawrence
Marriage: 20 December 1927
William Thomas Carroll
Kenneth Alston Carroll
Lawrence Mitchell Carroll Sr

Sources (7)

  • Thomas Carroll, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Thomas O Carroll, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • T O Carroll in entry for Lawrence Carroll and Nell Bearden, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"

World Events (8)

1910 · The BSA is Made

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

1910 · The Mann Act

This Act makes engaging in transport of any woman for any immoral purpose, prostitution, illegal. Its primary intent was to address prostitution, immorality, and human trafficking, particularly where trafficking was for the purposes of prostitution.

1935 · The FBI is Established

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Ó Cearbhaill or Mac Cearbhaill ‘descendant (or son) of Cearbhall’, a personal name perhaps based on cearbh ‘hacking’ and hence originally a byname for a butcher or a fierce warrior.

English and Scottish: variant of Carrell .

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

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