Cecil Thompson

24 March 1883–
Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Cecil

When Cecil Thompson was born on 24 March 1883, in Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina, United States, his father, George James Thompson, was 39 and his mother, Sarah Cornelia Chapman, was 30.

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Family Time Line

George James Thompson
1843–1914
Sarah Cornelia Chapman
1852–1941
George Richard Cunliffe Thompson
1874–1956
Samuel Chapman Thompson
1876–
Alvin Clifford Thompson
1879–1950
Chapman Thompson
1879–
Cecil Thompson
1883–
Julian Dawson Thompson
1883–
Lawrence Franklin Thompson
1884–1907
Martha Thompson
1884–
Cornelious Owen Thompson Sr
1886–1936
James Simons Thompson
1891–1895
Natalie Helen Thompson
1894–1896

Parents and Siblings

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+6 More Children

World Events (3)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1916 · Anthony Crawford Lynched

Age 33

South Carolina native, father to 13 children, and a local farmer, Anthony Crawford, is lynched on October 21, 1916, in Abbeyville, South Carolina. The lynching is followed after Crawford has an arguement with a white storekeeper.

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 (1)

  • Cecil Thompson, "South Carolina Births and Christenings, 1681-1935"

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