Florence Lee Thompson

1862–1943 (Age 80)
<, Davidson, North Carolina>

The Life of Florence Lee

When Florence Lee Thompson was born on 29 July 1862, her father, John Frederick Thompson, was 25 and her mother, Sarah Ann Miller, was 23. She married Abraham Lindsay Smith on 28 December 1886, in Davidson, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 4 April 1943, in Lexington, Davidson, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Lexington City Cemetery, Lexington, Davidson, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Florence Lee Thompson
1862–1943
Abraham Lindsay Smith
1856–1940
Marriage: 28 December 1886
Bessie Undine Smith
1891–1898
Vivian Lee Smith
1894–1983
Allen Lindsay Smith
1906–1997

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
28 December 1886
Davidson, North Carolina, United States
children

(3)

Parents & Siblings

  • John Frederick Thompson

    Male1836–1862Male

  • Sarah Ann Miller

    Female1839–1872Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1863

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865 · Battle of Bentonville

Age 3

The Battle of Bentonville took place in Johnston, North Carolina from March 19, 1865- March 21, 1865. It was considered the bloodiest battle of North Carolina, with around 4,000 casualties.
1886

Age 24

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

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 .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Florance L Smith in household of Abraham L Smith, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Florence L Smith in household of A Lindsay Smith, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Florence T Smith in entry for Abram Lindsay Smith, "North Carolina, Davidson County Vital Records, 1867-2006"

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