Minnie Armenia Thompson

14 November 1884–31 August 1952 (Age 67)
Helena, Lewis and Clark, Montana, United States

The Life of Minnie Armenia

When Minnie Armenia Thompson was born on 14 November 1884, in Helena, Lewis and Clark, Montana, United States, her father, Richard C Thompson, was 50 and her mother, Martha Emma Gee, was 34. She married Howard L Elwell on 18 June 1914, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States. She lived in Wallace, Shoshone, Idaho, United States for about 5 years and Wallace Election Precinct 4, Shoshone, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 31 August 1952, in Colona, Ouray, Colorado, United States, at the age of 67.

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Family Time Line

Howard L Elwell
Minnie Armenia Thompson
Marriage: 18 June 1914

Spouse and Children

18 June 1914
Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 2

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Age 7

Historical Boundaries - 1891: Ouray, Colorado, United States
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 18

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

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)

  • Minnie A Elwell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Minnie A Elwell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Minnie Freeman in household of Jess Freeman, "United States Census, 1940"

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