Albert Franklin Thompson

11 September 1865–23 June 1945 (Age 79)
Valparaiso, Porter, Indiana, United States

The Life of Albert Franklin

When Albert Franklin Thompson was born on 11 September 1865, in Valparaiso, Porter, Indiana, United States, his father, James Thompson, was 43 and his mother, Lilly Ann Hannah, was 40. He married Aurilla Dell McDonough on 6 August 1889. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Perris, Riverside, California, United States in 1920 and San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States for about 5 years. He died on 23 June 1945, in Stockton, San Joaquin, California, United States, at the age of 79.

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Albert Franklin Thompson
Aurilla Dell McDonough
Marriage: 6 August 1889
James Franklin Thompson
Eva Dora Della Thompson
Albert Ray Thompson
Clifton McDonough Thompson Sr.
Lida Aurilla Thompson
Adelbert C. Thompson
Lester Earl Thompson
Walter Beecham Thompson
Zella Francine Thompson
Russell Daniel Thompson

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6 August 1889


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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1869 · Transcontinental Railroad Reaches San Francisco

Age 4

The first transcontinental railroad reached San Francisco in 1869. The Western Pacific Railroad Company built the track from Oakland to Sacramento. The Central Pacific Railroad Company of California built the section from Sacramento to Promontory Summit Utah. The railroad linked isolated California to the rest of the country which had far-reaching effects on the social and economical development of the state.

Age 21

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 .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Albert F Thompson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Albert Thompson in household of Victor Gianunzio, "United States Census, 1940"
  • A F Thompson, "United States Census, 1920"

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