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Thomas William Rhode
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Birth: Jul. 4, 1912
Duluth
St. Louis County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Jun. 17, 1959
Minneapolis
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA

Extract from the 1920 Census:
Name: Thomas W Rhode
Age: 7
Estimated birth year: 1913
Birthplace: Minnesota
Race: white
Sex: male
Relationship to head of house: son
Home in 1920: Duluth, Saint Louis, Minnesota
Address: 328 Second Avenue
Marital status: single
Able to speak English: yes
Able to read and write: yes
Mother's birth place: Minnesota
Father's birth place: Michigan
Occupation: attending school
Sibling living at home: Storm C (age 4 4/12)
Census place: Duluth, Saint Louis, Minnesota; Roll: T625_858; Page: 11A; Enumeration District: 97; Image: 213
Date: 10 Jan 1920

Extract from the 1930 Census:
Name: Thomas W Rhode
Age: 17
Estimated birth year: 1913
Birthplace: Minnesota
Race: white
Sex: male
Relation to head-of-house: son
Home in 1930: Duluth, Saint Louis, Minnesota
Address: 3014 East Superior Street
Marital status: single
Education: able to speak English
Education: able to read and write
Father's birthplace: Minnesota
Mother's birthplace: Michigan
Occupation: attending school
Sibling living at home: Storm C (age 14)
Census place: Duluth, Saint Louis, Minnesota; Roll: 1126; Page: ; Enumeration District: 44; Image: 285.0
Date: 5 Apr 1930

Extract from U.S. City Directories 1821-1989:
Name: Thomas W Rhode
Street address: 1505 East 2nd Street
City: Duluth, Minnesota
Occupation: doorman Lyceum Theatre
Spouse: Ermie L
Residence year: 1935
Publication title: Duluth, Minnesota, City Directory

Extract from the 1940 Census:
Name: Thomas Rhode
Age: 27
Estimated birth year: 1913
Birthplace: Minnesota
Race: white
Sex: male
Relation to head-of-house: head
Home in 1940: Duluth, Saint Louis, Minnesota
Address: 1530 East 1st Street
Marital status: married
Highest grade of school completed: high school 4 years
Living on farm: no
Home owned or rented: rented
Monthly rental: $22
City of residence in 1935: Duluth, Saint Louis, Minnesota
Resident on farm in 1935: no
Occupation: assistant manager
Industry: motion picture theater
Salary or wage worker: wages
Number of weeks worked in 1939: 52
Amount of money wages or salary: $1250
Has other income of more than $50: no
At work during week of March 24-30: yes
Number of hours worked: 46
Census place: Duluth, Saint Louis, Minnesota; Roll: T627_1973; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 88-41A
Date: 8 Apr 1940

Thomas worked as a theater usher, and then became a manager at the Garrick Theater in Duluth. When he moved to Minneapolis he worked as a warehouseman.

He married Ermie Lillian Marchessault in 1932 in Duluth, Saint Louis, Minnesota.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Storm Christopher Rhode (1887 - 1949)
  Mary Katherine Tague Rhode (1887 - 1952)
 
 Spouse:
  Ermie Lillian Marchessault Rhode (1914 - 1980)
 
 Children:
  Kathryn Joy Rhode Keeley (1938 - 1999)*
 
 Sibling:
  Thomas William Rhode (1912 - 1959)
  Storm Charles Rhode (1915 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

Father
Thomas W. Rhode
1912 - 1959
 
Burial:
Lakewood Cemetery
Minneapolis
Hennepin County
Minnesota, USA
Plot: section 28, lot 194A, grave 1
 
Created by: Richard Rhode
Record added: Feb 03, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33515545
Thomas William Rhode
Added by: Richard Rhode
 
Thomas William Rhode
Added by: Richard Rhode
 
Thomas William Rhode
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