Lucille Thomas (1897 - 1986)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Lucille Thomas’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Lucille so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Lucille’s biography.

Lucille Thomas Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Lucille Thomas and her immediate Thomas family. Add to Lucille Thomas's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Lucille.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Lucille Thomas? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Yazoo City, Yazoo County, Mississippi

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Lucille finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Lucille attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Lucille did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Lucille Thomas is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Lucille's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Lucille's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Lucille a religious woman? Add Lucille’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Lucille during various points of her life.

Timeline

1897 - In the year that Lucille Thomas was born, on March 4th, William McKinley became the 25th President of the United States. He had beaten William Jennings Bryan in the 1896 election by 51% to 46.7% in the popular vote. Six months into his second term as President, McKinley was assassinated.

1942 - At the age of 45 years old, Lucille was alive when from January 7th through April 9th, the Battle of Bataan was fought in the Philippines. At the end of the battle, the U.S. and Filipino forces surrendered and a three-year occupation of the Philippines by Japan began. Between 60,000 and 80,000 American and Filipino soldiers surrendered and were marched around 60 to 69 miles - most were beaten, abused, or killed. Named the Bataan Death March, it was later declared to be a war crime.

1950 - Lucille was 53 years old when on October 2, Charlie Brown appeared in the first Peanuts comic strip - created by Charles Schultz - and he was the only character in that strip. That year, Schultz said that Charlie was 4 years old, but Charlie aged a bit through the years.

1960 - When she was 63 years old, on May 1st, an American CIA U-2 spy plane, piloted by Francis Gary Powers, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile over the Soviet Union. Powers ejected and survived but was captured. The U.S. claimed that the U-2 was a "weather plane" but Powers was convicted in the Soviet Union of espionage. He was released in 1962 after 1 year, 9 months and 10 days in prison.

1986 - In the year of Lucille Thomas's passing, on January 28th, the space shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch. All seven crew members died. The cause of the explosion was later found to be a failed O-ring. The O-ring failure was due to the unusually cold conditions at Cape Canaveral.

Lucille Thomas Family Tree

Who was Lucille’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Lucille’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Lucille's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Lucille Thomas
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Lucille's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Lucille Thomas is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Lucille Thomas died in June 1986 at age 88. No cause of death has been listed. She was born on December 3, 1897. We have no information about Lucille's family or relationships. We know that Lucille Thomas had been residing in Yazoo City, Yazoo County, Mississippi.

Memories

What do you remember about Lucille Thomas? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Lucille is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Lucille Thomas

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources