Albert Thompson

30 September 1834–1 May 1919 (Age 84)
Pike, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Albert

When Albert Thompson was born on 30 September 1834, in Pike, Kentucky, United States, his father, William Thompson, was 25 and his mother, Nancy Helvey, was 24. He married Mary J. Stratton on 26 July 1853, in Pendleton, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in John's Creek, Pike, Kentucky, United States in 1880 and Magisterial District 7, Pike, Kentucky, United States in 1900. He died on 1 May 1919, in Pike, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 84.

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Family Time Line

Albert Thompson
1834–1919
Mary J. Stratton
1833–1923
Marriage: 26 July 1853
Nancy Jane Thompson
1856–1946
Wayne Thompson
1858–
Anthony Wayne Thompson
1858–1937
Martha Jane Thompson
1859–1947
Henry Harve Thompson
1860–1941
Barbara Thompson
1862–1864
Robert Thompson
1865–
Albert J. Thompson Jr
1865–1942
William M Thomspon
1868–1933
Barnabas Barney Thompson
1869–1915
Margaret Thompson
1871–1959
Richard Thompson
1872–1955
John B Thompson
1877–1911

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
26 July 1853
Pendleton, Kentucky, United States
children

(13)

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Parents and Siblings

    William Thompson

    Male1809–1892Male

    Nancy Helvey

    Female1810–1897Female

siblings

(6)

    Male1828–1915Male

    Barbara Thompson

    Female1831–1850Female

    Male1834–1919Male

    Barnabus Thompson

    Male1838–Male

    Jefferson Thomas Thompson

    Male1843–1918Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 16

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1861

Age 27

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from Thomas . Thompson is widely distributed throughout Britain, but is most common in northern England and northern Ireland.2 Americanized form of Thomsen .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Albert Thompson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Albert Thompson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Albert Thompson, "United States Census, 1870"

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