Mary Elizabeth THOMPSON

1863–1952 (Age 89)
Roanoke, Randolph, Missouri, United States

The Life of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth THOMPSON was born on 24 April 1863, in Roanoke, Randolph, Missouri, United States, her father, William Lafayette Thompson, was 36 and her mother, Nancy Elizabeth Johnston, was 34. She married George Washington POWELL on 25 January 1879, in Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Salisbury, Chariton, Missouri, United States in 1930 and Salisbury, Salisbury Township, Chariton, Missouri Territory, United States in 1940. She died on 22 June 1952, in Randolph, Missouri, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Roanoke, Randolph, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mary Elizabeth THOMPSON
1863–1952
George Washington POWELL
1860–1938
Marriage: 25 January 1879
Marie Elizabeth POWELL
1878–1950
Nellie Mae Powell
1880–1971
Ida Belle POWELL
1882–1928
Grover Cleveland Powell
1885–1928
Esa Frances Powell
1889–1909
Ruth Powell
1893–1982
Rollie Edward Powell
1895–1991
Grace Lee Powell
1898–1902
Gladys Ellen Powell
1901–1985

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
25 January 1879
Missouri, United States
children

(9)

  • Marie Elizabeth POWELL

    Female1878–1950Female

  • Female1880–1971Female

  • Ida Belle POWELL

    Female1882–1928Female

  • Grover Cleveland Powell

    Male1885–1928Male

  • Female1889–1909Female

+4 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • William Lafayette Thompson

    Male1827–1912Male

  • Nancy Elizabeth Johnston

    Female1828–1882Female

siblings

(6)

  • Robert Thompson

    Male1850–Male

  • Male1852–1927Male

  • James Mosby Thompson

    Male1855–1931Male

  • James W Thompson

    Male1855–1931Male

  • Martha Ann Thompson

    Female1858–1926Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1865

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · Slavery Abolished

Age 2

On January 11, 1865, slavery was abolished in Missouri.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 27

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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)

  • Mary E Powell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary E Powell, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary E Powell, "United States Census, 1910"

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