James A Thompson

1869–1914 (Age 45)
Perry, Mississippi, United States

The Life of James A

When James A Thompson was born in 1869, in Perry, Mississippi, United States, his father, John McCallum Thompson, was 31 and his mother, Mahala Byrd, was 21. He lived in Beat 5, Perry, Mississippi, United States in 1900 and Beat 4, Forrest, Mississippi, United States in 1910. He died on 14 June 1914, in Mississippi, United States, at the age of 45.

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John McCallum Thompson
Mahala Byrd
James A Thompson
John McCallum Thompson
Mary Julia Thompson
William A Thompson
Ronald Thompson
Malcolm Washington Thompson
Eleanor M Thompson
Susana Catherine Thompson
Duncan Thompson
Annie Laura Thompson

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World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1877 · Mississippi State Board of Health is Created

Age 8

In 1877, the Mississippi State Board of Health was established to protect and advance health throughout the state. There are several different categories that fall under their watch such as disease, environment, injury, standard care, shots, keep records, and more.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 13

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

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.

Sources (3)

  • James A Thompson in household of Mahalia E Thompson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • James A Thompson in household of Mahala Thompson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • James A Thomson in household of John Thomson, "United States Census, 1880"

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