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Thomas Luther "Lou" Lathrop
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Birth: Jul. 25, 1875
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
Death: Aug. 25, 1941
Wapello County
Iowa, USA

Thomas Luther Lathrop, son of, Harrison Tylor and Nancy Hariott Ellen (Kerr) Lathrop. He died at the age of 66 years, 1 month and 0 days. He died of Cirrosis of the liver and myocardial Degeneration.

He retired as a retired machinist.

Thomas Luther Lathrop siblings are:

Almedia Christina Lathrop b. 1867
Mary Elizabeth Lathrop b. 1868
Joseph Joel Lathrop b. 1870
John William Lathrop b. 1872
Eva Francis Lathrop b. 1879
Anna Mae Lathrop b. 1882
Frank Albert Lathrop b. 1885
Clara Edna Lathrop b. 1889
Elsie E. Lathrop b. 1889
Elmer Harrison Lathrop. b. 1891

Thomas Luther Lathrop married Mina Margaret Brown on January 1, 1900 in Ottumwa, Wapello co., Iowa. Mina Margaret Brown is the daughter of John and Mary (Kerr) Brown.

Thomas Luther and Mina Margaret (Brown) child died in infancy.

T.L. (Lou) Lathrop, 66, of 119 South Moore street, died at 7:40 a.m. today at the Wapello county hospital. He had been a resident of the county all his life.

Wideley known in railroad circles. Mr. Lathrop had worked for the Burlington, the Milwaukee and for John Morrell & Co.'s railroad department. He had also been employed at one time by the Iowa Southern Utilities Co.

He was the son of Harrison T. and Nancy Kerr Latrhop, born in Wapello county July 25, 1875. He had lived in Ottumwa for the last 48 years.

He retired two years ago from his employment at John Morrell & Co. He had ben in ill health since that time.
He is survived by his wife, Nina Brown Lathrop; two sisters, Mrs. Anna Roseman, Carborn Cliff, Ill., and Mrs. Clara Byrum, Blakesburg, and several neices and nephews. Four brothers and two sisters, preceded him in death. The body is at the Johnson funeral chapel awaiting completion of funeral arrangements.

Lathrop Services
Funeral services for T. L. (Lou) Lathrop, 119 South Moore street, who died Monday morning, will be held at the Church of the Brothern, Moore street and Wabash avenue, Wednesday at 2 p.m. The Rev. Charles A. Albin will be in charge. Burial will be in Memorial Lawn cemetery. The casket will be at the home until noon Wednesday, when it will be taken to the church to remain open until the hour of the services.

Active and honorary pallbearers will be his former associates where he worked for the Iowa Southern Utilities Co. and for John Morrell & Co.

Surviving Mr. Lathrop are his wife, Mina, and two sisters, Mrs. Anna Roseman of Carbon Cliff, Ill., and Mrs. Clara Byrum of Blakesburg.
Buried: Memorial Lawn Iowa

Family Information Contributed by family member:
Yvette E. (Byrum) Aune
Family links: 
  Harrison Taylor Lathrop (1839 - 1919)
  Nancy Ellen Kerr Lathrop (1847 - 1912)
  Mina Margaret Brown Lathrop (1879 - 1963)*
  Almeda Christina Lathrop Shields (1867 - 1918)*
  Mary Elizabeth Lathrop Berkey (1868 - 1917)*
  Joseph Joel Lathrop (1870 - 1926)*
  John William Lathrop (1872 - 1937)*
  Thomas Luther Lathrop (1875 - 1941)
  Eva F. Lathrop (1879 - 1901)*
  Anna Mae Lathrop Roseman (1882 - 1949)*
  Frank Albert Lathrop (1885 - 1940)**
  Clara Edna Lathrop Byrum (1888 - 1961)*
  Elmer H. Lathrop (1891 - 1891)*
*Calculated relationship
Memorial Lawn Cemetery
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
Plot: W 1/2 Lot 216 Grave #1 Interment No. 473
Created by: Yvette Aune
Record added: Nov 14, 2008
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Thomas Luther Lou Lathrop
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