Sally Thompson

19 July 1781–25 December 1861 (Age 80)
Gorham, Cumberland, Maine, United States

The Life of Sally

When Sally Thompson was born on 19 July 1781, in Gorham, Cumberland, Maine, United States, her father, John Tompson, was 40 and her mother, Sarah Small, was 33. She married William Crockett on 21 November 1802, in Gorham, Cumberland, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 25 December 1861, in Easton, Bristol, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

William Crockett
Sally Thompson
Marriage: 21 November 1802
Sally Crockett
Peter Crockett
Mary Crockett
John Crockett
Major Crockett
Jane Crockett
Ann Pitts Crockitt

Spouse and Children

21 November 1802
Gorham, Cumberland, Maine, United States


    Sally Crockett


    Peter Crockett


    Mary Crockett


    John Crockett


    Major Crockett


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1783 · A Free America

Age 2

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 5

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

Age 22

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

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)

  • Sally Crockett, "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915"
  • Sally Thompson, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"
  • Sally in entry for Jane Crockit, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"

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