Florence Louise Thompson

1893–1971 (Age 77)
Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

The Life of Florence Louise

Florence Louise Thompson was born on 2 August 1893. She had at least 5 daughters with Charles William Schmidt Smith. She died in March 1971, in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, at the age of 77.

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Florence Louise Thompson
1893–1971
Charles William Schmidt Smith
1891–1973
Beulah Smith
1911–1993
Viola M. Smith
1913–1998
Edna A. Smith
1917–1995
Delores Smith
1925–1996
Bernice Smith
1925–2008

Spouse & Children

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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 3

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 5

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 23

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

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 .

Possible Related Names

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

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