Thomas Henry Lay (1875 - 1949)

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Thomas Henry Lay
1875 - 1949
updated February 06, 2019
Thomas Henry Lay was born in 1875. He was born to Lay John Edward Lay and Sarah Field Lay, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree. He died in 1949 in Warburton, Australia at age 74.

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Thomas Henry Lay Biography

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Thomas Henry Lay

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Lay John Edward Lay

Warburton, Australia
Sarah Field Lay

Warburton, Australia

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Thomas Henry Lay passed away in 1949 in Warburton, Australia at age 74. He was born in 1875. He was born to Lay John Edward Lay and Sarah Field Lay, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.
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1875 - 1949 World Events

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In 1875, in the year that Thomas Henry Lay was born, the Bombay Stock Exchange - the first stock exchange in Asia - was established. It was called "The Native Share & Stock Brokers Association".

In 1913, at the age of 38 years old, Thomas was alive when Henry Ford installed the first moving assembly line for the mass production of an entire automobile. It had previously taken 12 hours to assemble a whole vehicle - now it took only two hours and 30 minutes! Inspired by the production lines at flour mills, breweries, canneries and industrial bakeries, along with the disassembly of animal carcasses in Chicago’s meat-packing plants, Ford created moving belts for parts and the assembly line was born.

In 1925, at the age of 50 years old, Thomas was alive when on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

In 1937, when he was 62 years old, on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

In 1949, in the year of Thomas Henry Lay's passing, on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

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Lay John Edward Lay

Warburton, Australia
Sarah Field Lay

Warburton, Australia
Frederick Arthur Lay
1886 - 1950
Mt Pk, Australia
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Mt Pk, Australia
Uk Lay

Mt Pk, Australia
Lilly May Lay
1884 - 1950
Maffra, Australia
Carew Christian Lay

Maffra, Australia
William Lancelot Lay
1888 - 1950
Warburton, Australia
John Lay

Warburton, Australia
Sarah Field Lay

Warburton, Australia
Dorothy May Lay
1906 - 1951
Ffield, Australia
Aldridge Edward James Lay

Ffield, Australia
Isabell Leckie Lay

Ffield, Australia
Annie Lay
1872 - 1951
Bdale, Australia
N K Lay

Bdale, Australia
K N Lay

Bdale, Australia
Evangeline Lay
1873 - 1951
Bendigo, Australia
Charles Morris Lay

Bendigo, Australia
Elizabeth Sarah Wilson Lay

Bendigo, Australia
Helen Patr Lay
1943 - 1951
Mildura, Australia

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Lay John Edward Lay

Warburton, Australia
Sarah Field Lay

Warburton, Australia
Rich Cranage
Died: 1949
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Died: 1949
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Dennison George Edward Dennison

Warburton, Australia
Alma Gwen Heaney Dennison

Warburton, Australia
Charles Brookland
1871 - 1949
Wbeal, Australia
Mary Elizabeth Ackland
1869 - 1949
Wbeal, Australia
Smith Edwin Ackland

Wbeal, Australia
Jane Dawson Ackland

Wbeal, Australia
Lachlan Mcdonald
1882 - 1949
Wbeal, Australia
Mcdonald Alex Mcdonald

Wbeal, Australia
Flora Mcallister Mcdonald

Wbeal, Australia
William Alb Jewell Quick
1880 - 1949
Wbeal, Australia
Quick William Quick

Wbeal, Australia
Lavina Teague Quick

Wbeal, Australia
Janet Louise Rossiter
1878 - 1949
Wbeal, Australia
Rossiter Charles Rossiter

Wbeal, Australia
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