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Thomas Edward East
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Birth: Dec. 18, 1858
Illinois, USA
Death: Mar. 25, 1919
Madison County
Illinois, USA

The son of Tom East and Sarah Jane Brazil, Thomas married Clarinda Belle "Clara" Harrell on 05 Jul 1877 in Lincoln County, Missouri.

Thomas and Clara were the parents of 10 children, although 1 died in infancy or early childhood. Thomas, and several of the East sons, worked as coal miners near Worden in Madison County, Illinois.

Thomas and 2 of his brothers, Douglas and George, farmed in Calhoun County in 1880. By 1900, Thomas ran a boarding house in Calhoun.

At the time of his death, Thomas was 60 years, 3 months and 7 days old. He was buried on 27 Mar 1919 and was survived by his wife, Clara, who passed away in 1931.

Children: 4 daughters, 5 sons, 1 infant.

Father of:
Blanche Isabell East Depper
Thomas Harvey East
Reubin R. East
Minnie East Morrison Peterson
Egbert B. East
Edna Viola East
Arthur East
Earl Clifford East
Lila M. East Schweitzer

Thomas' known siblings:
Henrietta East
Martha B. East
Asa C. East
Douglas East
George East
Family links: 
  Sarah Jane Brazil East (1839 - 1879)
  Clarinda Belle Harrell East (1860 - 1931)*
  Blanche I. East Depper (1878 - 1944)*
  Minnie (Morrison) East Peterson (1886 - 1961)*
  Earl Clifford East (1896 - 1975)*
  Thomas Edward East (1858 - 1919)
  Asa C. East (1859 - 1922)*
*Calculated relationship
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Worden Village Cemetery
Madison County
Illinois, USA
Created by: Lynn
Record added: Oct 11, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 78216137
Thomas Edward East
Added by: James Blodgett
Thomas Edward East
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