Mary Thompson

16 May 1751–1798 (Age 46)
Halifax, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Thompson was born on 16 May 1751, in Halifax, Virginia, United States, her father, William Thompson, was 32 and her mother, Rachael Coleman, was 19. She married Col Haynes Morgan I on 27 October 1774, in Halifax, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died in 1798, in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States, at the age of 47.

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Family Time Line

Col Haynes Morgan I
1738–1795
Mary Thompson
1751–1798
Marriage: 27 October 1774
Mary Thompson Morgan
1771–1838
Haynes Lawrence Morgan II
1777–1826
Elizabeth Laurance Morgan
1787–1847

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Children

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Parents and Siblings

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+1 More Child

World Events (5)

1758 · Mount Vernon
Age 7
Mount Vernon Plantation was the home of George Washington. It started off as 2,000 acres and was later expanded to 8,000 acres. The house itself started off as a six room building then got extended to twenty-one rooms.
1776
Age 25
Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital
Age 29
On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

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.

Possible Related Names

Thomas
Thomsen
Thomson

Sources (4)

  • Will of William Thompson 1 March 1780
  • Haynes Morgan in the Virginia, Marriage Records, 1700-1850
  • Haynes Morgan in the Virginia, Compiled Marriages, 1660-1800

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