Emma E. Thompson

13 February 1864–6 December 1953 (Age 89)
Inwood, Center Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States

The Life of Emma E.

When Emma E. Thompson was born on 13 February 1864, in Inwood, Center Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States, her father, David Josiah Thompson, was 25 and her mother, Margaret A. DeVeny, was 20. She married George Washington Fultz on 4 September 1905. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Bourbon, Bourbon Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States for about 20 years. She died on 6 December 1953, at the age of 89, and was buried in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Bourbon, Bourbon Township, Marshall, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Washington Fultz
Emma E. Thompson
Marriage: 4 September 1905
Ruth Fultz

Spouse and Children

    George Washington Fultz



4 September 1905
Marshall, Indiana


    Ruth Fultz


Parents and Siblings

    David Josiah Thompson


    Margaret A. DeVeny





    Bruce W. Thompson


World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 26

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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 (3)

  • Emma Thompson in household of David Thompson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Thompson in entry for Earl Pearson and Ruth Fultz, "Michigan, County Marriages, 1820-1935"
  • Emma E Thompson, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"

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