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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Daniel Thomason
Elizabeth Cantrell
James Madison Thomason
Gensy Thomason
Jane Thomason
William Thomason
Caroline Talitha Thomason
Martha Jane Thomason
Ollie Thomason
John Thomason
Benjamin Cantrell Thomason
Charity Thomason
Nancy Caroline Thomason
William J. Thomason

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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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