Thomas D. Hale

1871–1954 (Age 83)
Hancock, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Thomas D.

When Thomas D. Hale was born in 1871, in Hancock, Kentucky, United States, his father, William M Hale, was 31 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth "Ella" Miller, was 23. He lived in Pellville, Hancock, Kentucky, United States in 1880 and Hawesville, Hancock, Kentucky, United States in 1910. He died in 1954, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

William M Hale
1840–1922
Mary Elizabeth "Ella" Miller
1848–1922
Alma Hale
1869–1927
Thomas D. Hale
1871–1954
Beula Dell Hale
1878–1934

Parents and Siblings

    William M Hale

    Male1840–1922Male

    Mary Elizabeth "Ella" Miller

    Female1848–1922Female

siblings

(3)

    Alma Hale

    Female1869–1927Female

    Male1871–1954Male

    Beula Dell Hale

    Female1878–1934Female

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 21

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 25

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

1 English (also well established in South Wales): topographic name for someone who lived in a nook or hollow, from Old English and Middle English hale, dative of h(e)alh ‘nook’, ‘hollow’. In northern England the word often has a specialized meaning, denoting a piece of flat alluvial land by the side of a river, typically one deposited in a bend. In southeastern England it often referred to a patch of dry land in a fen. In some cases the surname may be a habitational name from any of the several places in England named with this fossilized inflected form, which would originally have been preceded by a preposition, e.g. in the hale or at the hale.2 English: from a Middle English personal name derived from either of two Old English bynames, Hæle ‘hero’ or Hægel, which is probably akin to Germanic Hagano ‘hawthorn’ ( see Hain 2).3 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Céile ( see McHale ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas D Hale in household of William M Hale, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Thomas Hale in household of William Hale, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Thomas D. Hale, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1962"

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