Rachael Thompson

13 April 1804–29 November 1861 (Age 57)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Rachael

When Rachael Thompson was born on 13 April 1804, in North Carolina, United States, her father, John Thompson, was 22 and her mother, Anna Ramsy Smith, was 18. She had at least 3 sons and 6 daughters with William Mitchell. She died on 29 November 1861, in Lawrence Township, Marion, Indiana, United States, at the age of 57.

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Family Time Line

William Mitchell
1797–
Rachael Thompson
1804–1861
Mary Ann Mitchell
1827–1868
Eliza Caroline Mitchell
1848–
Richard Mitchell
1828–1909
Amanda Mitchell
1830–1867
Alexander Mitchell
1832–1879
Nancy Rebecca Mitchell
1836–1915
Margaret C Mitchell
1837–
George Mitchell
1842–1902
Rachel Mitchell
1849–1876

Spouse and Children

    William Mitchell

    Male1797–Male

    Female1804–1861Female

children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Thompson

    Male1782–1892Male

    Anna Ramsy Smith

    Female1786–1896Female

siblings

(4)

    Elijah Thompson

    Male1795–1849Male

    Female1800–1862Female

    Female1804–1861Female

    Diana Thompson

    Female1808–1856Female

World Events (8)

1808

Age 4

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1816

Age 12

Indiana is the 19th state.
1822

Age 18

Lawrence township was erected 16 April 1822.

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

Sources (1)

  • Rachael Mitchell in household of William Mitchell, "United States Census, 1850"

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