James Bouldin Thompson

1 January 1844–25 September 1935 (Age 91)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of James Bouldin

When James Bouldin Thompson was born on 1 January 1844, in Tennessee, United States, his father, James Madison Thompson, was 24 and his mother, Mary Clark, was 24. He married Susan Alice Richardson on 8 October 1879. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Civil District 4, Dickson, Tennessee, United States for about 20 years. He died on 25 September 1935, in Burns, Dickson, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

James Bouldin Thompson
1844–1935
Susan Alice Richardson
1858–1941
Marriage: 8 October 1879
Arizona A. Thompson
1876–1968
Flora Thompson
1881–1885
Nora Thompson
1883–
Frances Maud Thompson
1885–
Lovene Thompson
1887–1988
Nathanial Thompson
1889–1904
Battie Newell Thompson
1892–1955
Hattie Thompson
1892–1932
Emma W Thompson
1894–1975
McKenley Thompson
1897–1904

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 October 1879
children

(10)

    Female1876–1968Female

    Flora Thompson

    Female1881–1885Female

    Nora Thompson

    Female1883–Female

    Frances Maud Thompson

    Female1885–Female

    Female1887–1988Female

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    James Madison Thompson

    Male1820–Male

    Mary Clark

    Female1820–Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846

Age 2

Tennessee was known as the Volunteer State because during the Mexican War the government asked Tennessee for 3,000 volunteer soldiers and 30,000 joined.
1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 24

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

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)

  • J B Thompson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • James B Thompson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • James Thompson, "United States Census, 1910"

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