Gensy Thomason

Brief Life History of Gensy

When Gensy Thomason was born about 1819, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Daniel Thomason, was 22 and her mother, Elizabeth Cantrell, was 24.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Thomason
1798–1891
Elizabeth Cantrell
1796–1864
James Madison Thomason
1817–
Gensy Thomason
1819–
Jane Thomason
1820–1870
William Thomason
1820–
Caroline Talitha Thomason
1821–1854
Martha Jane Thomason
1821–1879
Ollie Thomason
1822–
John Thomason
–1863
Benjamin Cantrell Thomason
1823–1905
Charity Thomason
1826–
Nancy Caroline Thomason
1837–1895
William J. Thomason
1839–1921

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    World Events (3)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819

    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    1820 · Making States Equal

    The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

    1835 · The Hermitage is Built

    The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.

    Name Meaning

    English (mainly Lancashire): from the Middle English personal name Thomas + -son ‘son of Thomas’.

    Americanized form (and a rare Swedish variant) of Swedish Thomasson , a cognate of 1 above.

    Americanized form of Danish Thomasen and Norwegian, Danish, Dutch, or North German Thomassen , cognates of 1.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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