Clayton Thompson

1790–29 April 1846 (Age 56)
Virginia, United States

The Life of Clayton

When Clayton Thompson was born in 1790, in Virginia, United States, his father, Robert Pickney Thompson, was 30 and his mother, Penelope Jarvis Rogers, was 20. He had at least 2 daughters with Susannah Miller George. He registered for military service in 1812. In 1835, at the age of 45, his occupation is listed as farmer, miller; justice of the peace.. He died on 29 April 1846, at the age of 56, and was buried in Jefferson, Alabama, United States.

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Clayton Thompson
Susannah Miller George
Martha A. E. Thompson
Nancy Bodecia Thompson

Spouse and Children



    Martha A. E. Thompson


    Nancy Bodecia Thompson


Parents and Siblings

    Robert Pickney Thompson


    Penelope Jarvis Rogers





    Leighton Thompson


    Drury Thompson


    John Thompson


    Milly Thompson


+2 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Bill of Rights guarantees individual freedom.
1791 · The Bill of Rights

Age 1

After the Constitution was made, some objections were raised by Anti-Federalists. So, in response ten amendments were discussed and voted on to become The Bill of Rights. These rights were made to clarify and guarantee certain freedoms of residents of the country.

Age 18

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

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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  • Clayton Thompson, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Clayton Thompson - Memory of Someone: birth-name: Clayton Thompson
  • Legacy NFS Source: Clayton Thompson - Published information: birth-name: clayton thompson

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