Thomas Borman Tanner

1903–1963 (Age 59)
Princeton, Collin, Texas, United States

The Life of Thomas Borman

When Thomas Borman Tanner was born on 6 September 1903, in Princeton, Collin, Texas, United States, his father, Thomas Jefferson Tanner, was 28 and his mother, Ida Lee Woods, was 24. He lived in Farmersville, Collin, Texas, United States in 1910 and Justice Precinct 3, Delta, Texas, United States in 1930. He died in April 1963, at the age of 59.

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Thomas Jefferson Tanner
Ida Lee Woods
Bronnie Nora Tanner
Clara Etta Tanner
Mallie N Tanner
Mary Ann Tanner
John Bowman Tanner
Thomas Borman Tanner
Lilly Belle Tanner
Lella M Tanner
Ida Tanner
Thurman Alexander Tanner
Clarence Robert Tanner
Pauline Tanner
Hubert Tanner

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World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1905 · Construction of the Praetorian Building

Age 2

Texas completed the construction of the Praetorian Building (Stone Plane Tower) in 1909. It was the first skyscraper in Texas and the Southwestern United States. The building had 15 stories and was 190 ft tall.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 16

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.

Name Meaning

1 English and Dutch: occupational name for a tanner of skins, Middle English tanner, Middle Dutch taenre. (The Middle English form derives from Old English tannere, from Late Latin tannarius, reinforced by Old French taneor, from Late Latin tannator; both Late Latin forms derive from a verb tannare, possibly from a Celtic word for the oak, whose bark was used in the process.)2 Swiss and German: habitational name for someone from any of several places called Tanne (in the Harz Mountains and Silesia) or Tann (southern Germany).3 Finnish: topographic or ornamental name from Finnish tanner ‘open field’.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Thomas B Tanner in household of Thomas J Tanner, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Thomas Boorman Tanner, "Texas Birth Certificates, 1903-1935"

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