When Warren Carr Thompson was born on 31 May 1918, in Fulton, Fulton, Kentucky, United States, his father, Edward Albert Thompson, was 51 and his mother, Beulah Fields, was 40. He lived in Magisterial District 1 Fulton, Fulton, Kentucky, United States in 1940. He died on 17 September 2016, in Lexington, Fayette, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 98.
English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name T(h)om(me) (see Thom ) + -son ‘son of Tom’. Thomson is usually the Scottish form, that with the intrusive -p- being English. Both forms are common in Ireland. The surname Thompson is also very common among African Americans.
Americanized form of Danish, Norwegian, and North German Thomsen and of its Swedish cognate Thomsson. Compare Thomson .