Melvin A Tock (1915 - 1998)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

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

Melvin A Tock Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Melvin A Tock and his immediate Tock family. Add to Melvin A Tock's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Melvin.

Burial / Funeral

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

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

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

Professions

Share what Melvin did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Melvin A Tock is a military veteran.

Middle name

A

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Melvin's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Melvin's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Melvin a religious man? Add Melvin’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Melvin during various points of his life.

Timeline

1915 - In the year that Melvin A Tock was born, in April, the Ottoman Empire rounded up, arrested, and deported 235 to 270 Armenian intellectuals and community leaders in Turkey. As their actions continued through the next several years, an estimated 600,000 to 1 million Armenians were killed by Turkish soldiers.

1922 - By the time he was merely 7 years old, on December 6th, the Irish Free State, a self-governing dominion of the British Empire, was officially proclaimed. While establishing some independence for the people of Ireland, it did not create a fully independent Ireland and the fighting continued.

1987 - At the age of 72 years old, Melvin was alive when was the first time that a criminal in the United States - a serial rapist - was convicted through the use of DNA evidence.

1995 - By the time he was 80 years old, on October 16th, the Million Man March took place on the National Mall in Washington DC. The March was organized to address "the ills of black communities and call for unity and revitalization of African American communities". An estimated 850,000 people attended.

1998 - In the year of Melvin A Tock's passing, on December 19th, the movie Titanic - based on the 1912 sinking of the ship and starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet - was released. Winning 11 Oscars, it was the first film to gross over a billion dollars and eventually grossed over $2 billion.

Melvin A Tock Family Tree

Who was Melvin’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Melvin’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Melvin's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Melvin A Tock
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

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

Obituary

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

Melvin A Tock passed away on December 8, 1998 at age 83. No cause of death has been listed for Melvin. He was born on August 19, 1915. We are unaware of information about Melvin's family or relationships. We know that Melvin A Tock had been residing in Easton, Northampton County, Pennsylvania.

Memories

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

Write a comment

Other Records of Melvin A Tock

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources