Elizabeth Thompson

Female1790–

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

Elizabeth Thompson was born in 1790, in Repton, Derbyshire, England. She had at least 3 sons and 1 daughter with William Thompson. She lived in Melbourne, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years.

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Family Time Line

William Thompson
1792–
Elizabeth Thompson
1790–
James THOMPSON
1824–
William Thompson
1827–
John Thompson
1828–
Eliza Ann Thompson
1828–

Sources (5)

  • Elizabeth Thompson in household of William Thompson, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Elizabeth Thompson in entry for John Thompson, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"
  • Elizabeth Thompson in household of William Thompson, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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Children (4)

World Events (8)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 11

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

1815

Age 25

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

1823

Age 33

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

Name Meaning

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 .

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

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