Lewis Marshall Thompson

9 October 1850–22 November 1932 (Age 82)
Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Lewis Marshall

When Lewis Marshall Thompson was born on 9 October 1850, in Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States, his father, Marshall Thompson, was 46 and his mother, Sarah M Whitam, was 29. He married Eva May Triphina Crofoot on 27 September 1877, in Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Onondaga, Onondaga, New York, United States in 1900 and DeWitt, Onondaga, New York, United States in 1905. He died on 22 November 1932, in Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lewis Marshall Thompson
Eva May Triphina Crofoot
Marriage: 27 September 1877
Lewis Legrand Thompson
Fannie Mae Thompson
Robert Henry Thompson
Herbert Leroy Thompson
Marshall Thompson
Clara Elizabeth Thompson
Ernest Theodore Thompson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 September 1877Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 13
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
    Age 13
    The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 22
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    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 (23)

    • Lewis Thompson in household of Marshal Thompson, "New York State Census, 1855"
    • L M Thompson, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Lewis M Thompson, "New York State Census, 1905"

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