Jesse Thompson

12 February 1870–
Shipdham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Jesse

When Jesse Thompson was born on 12 February 1870, in Shipdham, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, his father, Philip Thompson, was 30 and his mother, Susan Savage, was 29.

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Family Time Line

Philip Thompson
1839–1919
Susan Savage
1841–
Georgiana Thompson
1867–
George Thompson
1870–
Jesse Thompson
1870–
Philip Thompson
1873–
Flora Thompson
1877–

Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 10

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 14

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 34

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

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 (1)

  • Jesse Thompson, "England, Norfolk Bishop's Transcripts, 1685-1941"

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