Walter Tisdale Thayer

28 December 1876–16 June 1961 (Age 84)
Norton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Walter Tisdale

When Walter Tisdale Thayer was born on 28 December 1876, in Norton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, his father, Henry Tisdale Thayer, was 37 and his mother, Margaret Ellen Smith, was 24. He married Ann Elizabeth 'Annie' Levere on 20 September 1900, in Bristol, Rhode Island, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. He lived in East Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States in 1930. He died on 16 June 1961, in Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Mount Saint Marys Cemetery, East Providence, Providence, Rhode Island, United States.

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Family Time Line

Walter Tisdale Thayer
1876–1961
Ann Elizabeth 'Annie' Levere
1880–1965
Marriage: 20 September 1900
Walter Raymond Thayer
1901–1980
Leo P Thayer
1908–
Mildred May Thayer
1903–
Elizabeth 'Bessie' V Thayer
1907–
Annie Marguerite Thayer
1909–1933
Virginia Catherine Thayer
1910–1936
Barbara Madeline Thayer
1912–1933
Alan Phillip Thayer
1917–1987
Mary Thayer
1924–1924

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 September 1900
Bristol, Rhode Island, United States
children

(9)

    Walter Raymond Thayer

    Male1901–1980Male

    Mildred May Thayer

    Female1903–Female

    Elizabeth 'Bessie' V Thayer

    Female1907–Female

    Leo P Thayer

    Male1908–Male

    Annie Marguerite Thayer

    Female1909–1933Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Tisdale Thayer

    Male1839–1909Male

    Margaret Ellen Smith

    Female1852–1903Female

siblings

(6)

    Charles Henry Thayer

    Male1871–1939Male

    Grace Eleanor Thayer

    Female1873–1937Female

    Male1876–1961Male

    Male1883–1971Male

    Allen Thayer

    Male1886–1887Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

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.
1895 · College Hall Catches on Fire

Age 19

On January 27, 1895, College Hall catches on fire and is fully consumed within one hour. During the fire, many students and faculty work together to save many of the items in the building. Some of these are library books. They save the books by piling them onto the rugs and dragging them out of the burning building. College Hall is then later rebuilt and renamed Davis Hall after Governor John W. Davis.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 24

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

Name Meaning

Variant of French Taillier, derived from Old French taillere, an oblique case of tailleur ‘tailor’ ( see Taylor ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Walter T Thayer, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Walter T Thayer, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Walter T Thayer, "United States Census, 1910"

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