Ernest Wilhelm Thom

Ernest Wilhelm Thom

Male 1873 - 1952  (~ 79 years)

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  • Name Ernest Wilhelm Thom  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8
    Born Oct 1873  , , , Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5, 8, 9, 10, 11
    Gender Male 
    Census 1 Jun 1880  Oregon Twp., Lapeer, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3


    • 1) William Thom«b», age 42, male, farmer, born in Prussin.
      «/b»2) Mary Thom«b», age 42, female, born in Prussin.
      «/b»3) Annie Thom«b», age 12, female, daughter, born in Prussin.
      «/b»4) Frank Thom«b», age 12, male, son, born in Prussin.
      5) Ernest Thom, age 8, male, son, born in Prussin.
      «/b»6) Frederick Thom«b», age 6, male, son, born in Michigan.
      «/b»7) Herman Thom«b», age 2, male, son, born in Michigan.
      «/b»8) Lewis Ford«b», age 80, male father- in- law, born in Branderburg
      «/b»9) Mary Ford«b», age 73, female, mother-in-law, born in Branderburg.«/b»
    Marriage 27 Aug 1904  Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5

    • 1) «b»Ernest Thom,«/b» age 29, born 1875 in Germany, father William Thom, mother Mary Ford.
      2)«b» Millie Peters«/b», age 21, born in Germany, father William Peters. Marriage Aug 27 1904 in Alpena, Alpena, Michigan.
    Census 1910  Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [12

    • 1«b») Ernest Thom«/b», male, age 35, born Germany, immigration 1875, laborer Lumber Mill.
      2) Millie Thom, female, born Germany, age 25.
      3) Margaret Thom, female,age 1, born Michigan.
    Occupation 1920  Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    • Worked at Huron Portland Cement Co.
    Ceensus 1930  Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [14

    • [1] Ernest Thom, age 55, born in Germany, Immigration 1875, Married.
      [2] Rehea V Thom, age 20, daughter.
    Census 1940  Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8

    • «b»Earnest Thom«/b», age 66, born Germany, living at 315 Light Street, Alpena, married
    Cemetery Dec 1952  Evergreen Cemetery, Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [15

    • No dates were on the marker, just Mr. and Mrs Thom.
    Buried Dec 1952  Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Died 12 Dec 1952  Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [17, 18, 19
    Cause: Heart Attack 
    Person ID I56  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 25 May 2014 

    Father William (Wilhelm) E. Thom,   b. 28 Jan 1838, , , , Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Oct 1895, Oregon Twp., Lapeer, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Mother Mary Ford,   b. 15 Mar 1838, , , , Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Sep 1911, Oregon Twp., Lapeer, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married , , , Prussia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F47  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Millie Berry Peters,   b. 26 Dec 1883, , , , Germany Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1943, Traverse City, Grand Traverse, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 27 Aug 1904  Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [20, 21
    Children 
     1. Margaret Magdeline Thom,   b. 18 Sep 1908, Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jan 1993, Largo, Pinellas, Florida, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. Rhea Evelyn Thom,   b. 28 Aug 1910, Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1997, Port Charlotte, Charlotte, Flordia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
    Last Modified 18 Mar 2014 
    Family ID F38  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Oct 1873 - , , , Prussia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1 Jun 1880 - Oregon Twp., Lapeer, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 27 Aug 1904 - Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 27 Aug 1904 - Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1910 - Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - 1920 - Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCeensus - 1930 - Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCemetery - Dec 1952 - Evergreen Cemetery, Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Dec 1952 - Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Heart Attack - 12 Dec 1952 - Alpena, Alpena, Michigan, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Ernest Thom
    Ernest Thom

    Headstones
    Mr & Mrs E. Thom
    Mr & Mrs E. Thom
    Ernest Thom & Millie Peters Thom
    Mary E. Ford & William Wilhelm Thom
    Mary E. Ford & William Wilhelm Thom

  • Sources 
    1. [S15] Personal Knowledge - Judy Fraser Kutchen, Personal knowledge. (Reliability: 3), 22 Nov 2008.

    2. [S144] Alpena Deaths, 977.481 LaC., Ernest Thom, Section 22 - 46 S; Mr & Mrs Thom. (Reliability: 3), 21 Jul 2008.

    3. [S23] Michigan, Oregon Township, Lapeer County - 1880 - US Census, Michigan, Lapeer County, (www.heritagequestonline.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 1 June 1880), T9, roll 589, Oregon Township, enumeration district (ED) 17 9, p. 397, family 13 (Reliability: 3), 6 Jan 2010.


      1) «b»William Thom, age 42, male, farmer, born in Prussin.
      2) Mary Thom, age 42, female, born in Prussin.
      3) Annie Thom, age 12, female, daughter, born in Prussin.
      4) Frank Thom, age 12, male, son, born in Prussin.
      5) Ernest Thom, age 8, male, son, born in Prussin.
      6) Frederick Thom, age 6, male, son, born in Michigan.
      7) Herman Thom, age 2, male, son, born in Michigan.
      8) Lewis Ford, age 80, male father- in- law, born in Branderburg
      9) Mary Ford, age 73, female, mother-in-law, born in Branderburg.«/b»

    4. [S136] Michigan, Alpena County - 1910 - US Census, Michigan, Alpena, (www.heritagequestonline.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), T624, roll 365, Alpena, enumeration district (ED) 10, shee t 10B, p. 66, dwelling 181 (Reliability: 3), 18 Jan 2010.

      1)«b» Ernest Thom«/b», male, age 35, born Germany, immigration 1875, laborer Lumber Mill.
      2) Millie Thom, female, born Germany, age 25.
      3) Margaret Thom, female,age 1, born Michigan.

    5. [S18] Michigan Marriages 1868-1925, Michigan. Wayne., (Digital images. Family Search Org, \i Michigan Marriages 1868-1925\i0 . http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#c=1452395;p=collectionDetails;t=searchable.), marriage, Thom, Ernest-Peters, Millie, 1904. (Reliability: 3), 6 Feb 2010.

      1) «b»Ernest Thom,«/b» age 29, born 1875 in Germany, father William Thom, mother Mary Ford.
      2)«b» Millie Peters«/b», age 21, born in Germany, father William Peters. Marriage Aug 27 1904 in Alpena, Alpena, Michigan.

    6. [S147] Books - Germans to America, Ira A. Glazier and P. William Filby, editors, (Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, May 1993.), V. 30: Page 470. (Reliability: 3), 13 Feb 2010.
      Ship: Jenny
      From: Bremen
      To: New York
      Arrived: 22 November 1873


      1) Tom, Wilhelm, age 35, male, labr, destination Michigan.
      2) Tom, Marie, age 34, female, destination Micgigan.
      3) Tom, Anna, age 6, female, destination Michigan.
      4) Tom, Franz, age 5, Male, destination Michigan.
      5) Tom, Augusta, age 3, female, destination Michigan.
      6) Tom, Ernst, age 3 months, male, destination Michigan.

      Tom is misspelled it should be Thom.

    7. [S150] Michigan, Alpena County 1930 - US Census, Michigan, Alpena, (www.ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, 202), T626, Alpena, enumeration district (ED) 0004, sheet 10B (Reliability: 3), 6 Aug 2012.

      [1] Ernest Thom, age 55, born in Germany, Immigration 1875, Married.
      [2] Rehea V Thom, age 20, daughter.

    8. [S151] Michigan, Alpena County - 1940 US Census, Michigan, Alpena, (www,ancestry.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), T627, roll T-627, Alpena, enumeration district (ED) 4-4, sh eet 11A, household 212 (Reliability: 3), 15 Aug 2012.

      «b»[1] Earnest Thom«/b», age 66, born Germany, living at 315 Light Street, Alpena, married.

    9. [S144] Alpena Deaths, 977.481 LaC., Ernest Thom, Section 22 - 46 S; Mr & Mrs Thom, 7/21/2008. (Reliability: 3), 21 Jul 2008.

    10. [S136] Michigan, Alpena County - 1910 - US Census, Michigan, Alpena, (www.heritagequestonline.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), T624, roll 365, Alpena, enumeration district (ED) 10, shee t 10B, p. 66, dwelling 181 (Reliability: 3), 18 Jan 2010.

      1) «b»Ernest Thom«/b», male, age 35, born Germany, immigration 1875, laborer Lumber Mill.
      2) Millie Thom, female, born Germany, age 25.
      3) Margaret Thom, female,age 1, born Michigan.

    11. [S147] Books - Germans to America, Ira A. Glazier and P. William Filby, editors, (Wilmington, Delaware: Scholarly Resources, May 1993.), V. 30: Page 470. (Reliability: 3), 13 Feb 2010.

      Ship: Jenny
      From: Bremen
      To: New York
      Arrived: 22 November 1873


      1) Tom, Wilhelm, age 35, male, labr, destination Michigan.
      2) Tom, Marie, age 34, female, destination Micgigan.
      3) Tom, Anna, age 6, female, destination Michigan.
      4) Tom, Franz, age 5, Male, destination Michigan.
      5) Tom, Augusta, age 3, female, destination Michigan.
      6) Tom, Ernst, age 3 months, male, destination Michigan.

      Tom is misspelled it should be Thom.

    12. [S136] Michigan, Alpena County - 1910 - US Census, Michigan, Alpena, (www.heritagequestonline.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), T624, roll 365, Alpena, enumeration district (ED) 10, shee t 10B, p. 66, dwelling 181 (Reliability: 3), 18 Jan 2010.

      1) «b»Ernest Thom,«/b» male, age 35, born Germany, immigration 1875, laborer Lumber Mill.
      2) Millie Thom, female, born Germany, age 25.
      3) Margaret Thom, female,age 1, born Michigan.

    13. [S154] Alpena Directory, (N.p.: n.p., n.d.), Page 248. (Reliability: 3), 16 Jun 2005.

    14. [S123] Indiana, Lake County, 1910, Indiana, Lake, (www.familysearch.com: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), T624, roll T624, Hammond, enumeration district (ED) 64, p . 16B (Reliability: 3), 6 Aug 2012.

      [1] John Cenich, age 26, immigration year 1903, born in Hungray.
      [2] Justa Cenich, age 32, wife,Immigration 1898, born in Hungray.
      [3] Joseph Kuchi, age 7, born in Pennsylvania.

    15. [S143] Grave Markers - Evergreen, Ernest Thom; Bill & Judy Kutchen read the stone, 2008. (Reliability: 3), 6 Jan 2010.
      Mt and Mrs Thom
      No dates were on the stone.

    16. [S143] Grave Markers - Evergreen, Ernest Thom; Data collected by B. & J. Kutchen, 2007. (Reliability: 3), 1 Aug 2007.
      Mr and Mrs Thom
      (No dates)

    17. [S144] Alpena Deaths, 977.481 LaC., Erenest Thom, 22-17 S; Mr & Mrs Thom, 7/20/2008. (Reliability: 3), 21 Jul 2008.

    18. [S152] Obituary of Ernest Thom, Michigan. Alpena., "Obituary," 16 Dec 1952. (Reliability: 3), 10 Dec 2006.

    19. [S153] Michigan Deaths 1800-1995, LDS, ((www.familysearch.com)), accessed 26 Mar 2012), Death date; Family search.com. (Reliability: 3), 26 Mar 2012.

    20. [S19] Death Certificate of Millie Thom, Michigan. Grand Traverse., death certificate no. 228-2972 (1943), Millie Thom. (Reliability: 3), 10 Dec 2006.

    21. [S18] Michigan Marriages 1868-1925, Michigan. Wayne., (Digital images. Family Search Org, \i Michigan Marriages 1868-1925\i0 . http://pilot.familysearch.org/recordsearch/start.html#c=1452395;p=collectionDetails;t=searchable.), Thom-Peters, 1904. (Reliability: 3), 6 Feb 2010.

      1) «b»Ernest Thom,«/b» age 29, born 1875 in Germany, father William Thom, mother Mary Ford.
      2)«b» Millie Peters«/b», age 21, born in Germany, father William Peters. Marriage Aug 27 1904 in Alpena, Alpena, Michigan.