Francis Thompkins

1924–2006 (Age 82)
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Francis

Francis Thompkins was born on 11 April 1924 as the daughter of W F Tompkins. She married Ervis Monroe Hanson on 12 July 1941. She died on 25 April 2006, at the age of 82, and was buried in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Francis Thompkins
Ervis Monroe Hanson
Marriage: 12 July 1941

Spouse & Children

12 July 1941

Parents & Siblings

  • W F Tompkins




World Events (8)


Age 3

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1941 · Comanche Code Talkers

Age 17

Many Native Americans from Oklahoma were once again employed as code talkers during WWII to create a code impenetrable by enemies. Rather than Choctaw, a Comanche-language code was developed. Several of these men were sent to invade Normandy to send messages. None of the men were killed and the Comanche code was never broken. 
1947 · The Presidential Succession Act

Age 23

The Presidential Succession Act is an act establishing the presidential line of succession. This was a precursor for the Twenty-fifth Amendment which outlines what is to happen when a President is killed, dies, or is unable to fulfill the responsibilities of President.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Tompkins .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Francis Tompkins, "Oklahoma, School Records, 1895-1936"
  • Frances Tompkins, "Oklahoma, School Records, 1895-1936"
  • Franses Tompkins, "Oklahoma, School Records, 1895-1936"

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