Isaac Thompson

10 November 1829–26 October 1844 (Age 14)
Concord, Erie, New York, United States

The Life of Isaac

When Isaac Thompson was born on 10 November 1829, in Concord, Erie, New York, United States, his father, John Macklem Thompson, was 40 and his mother, Hannah Millen, was 35. He died on 26 October 1844, at the age of 14.

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Family Time Line

John Macklem Thompson
1789–1870
Hannah Millen
1794–1855
Hannah Jane Thompson
1812–1850
Achsah Thompson
1813–1899
John Lindsey Thompson
1815–1850
Levi Lyman Thompson
1817–1846
Lucus Thompson
1820–1830
Calista Thompson
1823–1862
Bethena Thompson
1824–1893
William Mellen Thompson
1827–1829
Isaac Thompson
1829–1844
Gilbert Philander Thompson
1832–1832
William Mellen Thompson
1834–1839

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World Events (3)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 1

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 1

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.
1830 · The Indian Removal Act

Age 1

In a negotiation with the southern Native American Tribes, Andrew Jackson signed the Indian Removal Act which exchanged lands with the Native Tribes. The Act was supported mainly in the south, but the tribes showed resistance and ultimately were forcibly removed from their lands. The relocation of the tribes was later known as the Trail of Tears.

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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