Alice Virginia Thompson

19 April 1917–24 June 2013 (Age 96)
Cheshire, Cheshire Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States

The Life of Alice Virginia

When Alice Virginia Thompson was born on 19 April 1917, in Cheshire, Cheshire Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States, her father, James Arthur Thompson, was 35 and her mother, Pearlie M Halfhill, was 34. She had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Ray Eldon Lemley. She lived in Gallia, Ohio, United States in 1917 and Cheshire Township, Gallia, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died on 24 June 2013, at the age of 96.

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Ray Eldon Lemley
Alice Virginia Thompson
Dorothy Colleen Lemley
Mary Lemley
Robert Lemley

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    Mary Lemley


    Robert Lemley


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World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1942 · The Japanese American internment

Age 25

Caused by the tensions between the United States and the Empire of Japan, the internment of Japanese Americans caused many to be forced out of their homes and forcibly relocated into concentration camps in the western states. More than 110,000 Japanese Americans were forced into these camps in fear that some of them were spies for Japan.

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)

  • Alice Lemley in household of Ray Lemley, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alice Thompson in household of James A Thompson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alice V Thompson in household of James A Thompson, "United States Census, 1920"

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