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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Family Time Line

Albert Franklin Thompson
1865–1945
Aurilla Dell McDonough
1870–1932
Marriage: 6 August 1889
James Franklin Thompson
1890–1891
Eva Dora Della Thompson
1891–1986
Albert Ray Thompson
1894–1980
Clifton McDonough Thompson Sr.
1896–1987
Lida Aurilla Thompson
1900–1922
Adelbert C. Thompson
1902–1972
Lester Earl Thompson
1904–1991
Walter Beecham Thompson
1906–1992
Zella Francine Thompson
1909–1994
Russell Daniel Thompson
1917–1998

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 August 1889
children

(10)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

+6 More Children

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.
1886

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.

Possible Related Names

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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