Harriet Thompson

9 December 1795–20 September 1833 (Age 37)
Middleborough Center, Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Harriet

When Harriet Thompson was born on 9 December 1795, in Middleborough Center, Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Isaac Tomson, was 50 and her mother, Lucy Sturtevant, was 41. She married Soloman Thompson on 2 November 1817, in Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 20 September 1833, in Kingston, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 37.

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Family Time Line

Soloman Thompson
1791–1860
Harriet Thompson
1795–1833
Marriage: 2 November 1817
Maria Louisa Thompson
1818–1903
Elvira Thompson
1821–1899
Albert Thompson
1824–1882
James Thompson
1826–1909
Harris Thompson
1828–1849
Harriet M Thompson
1830–1909
Lucy Thompson twin
1833–1833
Lydia Thompson twin
1833–1833

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
2 November 1817
Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1803

Age 8

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1808

Age 13

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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Sources (3)

  • Harriot Thomson, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Harriot Thomson, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"
  • Harriet in entry for James Thompson and Lucy H. Bassett, "Massachusetts, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1626-2001"

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