John Alexander Campbell Thompson

10 December 1825–19 January 1907 (Age 81)
Boone, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of John Alexander Campbell

When John Alexander Campbell Thompson was born on 10 December 1825, in Boone, Missouri, United States, his father, John Thomas Thompson, was 28 and his mother, Delilah Davis, was 30. He married Amanda Caroline Williams on 20 March 1845, in Trenton, Grundy, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in California, United States in 1870 and Maine Prairie, Solano, California, United States in 1880. He died on 19 January 1907, in Dixon, Solano, California, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in Dixon Cemetery, Dixon, Solano, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Alexander Campbell Thompson
1825–1907
Amanda Caroline Williams
1828–1914
Marriage: 20 March 1845
Charles William Thompson
1846–1893
Christopher Columbus Thompson
1847–1876
Milton Cicero Thompson
1848–1921
Deliah Jane Thompson
1850–1917
Royal Thomas Thompson
1852–1948
David Monroe Thompson
1854–1858
Eugene Davis Thompson
1856–1867
Victor Amanuel Thompson
1858–
Ida Ann Thompson
1861–1937
Frances America Thompson
1864–1895
Mary Lucinda Thompson
1867–1941
Nettie Alice Thompson
1869–1901
George Harrison Thompson
1872–1942

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 March 1845Trenton, Grundy, Missouri, United States
  • Children

    (13)

    +8 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1829 · Missouri State Library
    Age 4
    The first Missouri State Library was established by law on January 22, 1829. This law was created due to the large amount of public documents which had been collected in the office of Missouri's secretary of state. The library included documentation of the actions of the Missouri senate and house. The documents were cataloged and made available to the public. The public had access to any of the books in the library from sunup to sundown on any day except Sunday.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 5
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    1857
    Age 32
    EARLIEST RECORDED MARKER: George Rice BIRTH 13 Dec 1788 Garrard County, Kentucky, USA DEATH 14 Jul 1857 (aged 68) BURIAL Dixon Cemetery Dixon, Solano County, California, USA PLOT Masonic Section, Lot 154, Crypt III, Grave B MEMORIAL ID 11856605 · View Source

    Name Meaning

    English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name T(h)om(me) (see Thom ) + -son ‘son of Tom’. Thomson is usually the Scottish form, that with the intrusive -p- being English. Both forms are common in Ireland. The surname Thompson is also very common among African Americans.Americanized form of Danish, Norwegian, and North German Thomsen and of its Swedish cognate Thomsson. Compare Thomson .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Thomson
    Thom
    Tomson
    Thompsom
    Tompson

    Sources (19)

    • J A C Thompson, "United States Census, 1860"
    • John A C Thompson, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
    • Thompson in entry for George Harrison Thompson, "California Death Index, 1940-1997"

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