Aaron Thompson

North Carolina, United States

The Life of Aaron

When Aaron Thompson was born in 1771, in North Carolina, United States, his father, Jennings Thompson, was 43 and his mother, Mary Elizabeth Phillips, was 33. He married Elizabeth McWhorter on 26 February 1798, in Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years.

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Aaron Thompson
Elizabeth McWhorter
Marriage: 26 February 1798
Marlin Thompson

Spouse & Children

  • Male1771–Male

  • Elizabeth McWhorter


26 February 1798
Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States


  • Marlin Thompson


Parents & Siblings



+4 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 5

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

Age 5

North Carolina is the 12th state.

Age 32

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.

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)

  • Aaron Thompson, "United States Census, 1800"
  • Aron Thompson, "United States Census, 1810"
  • Aron Thompson, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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