Florence Lillian Thompson

1912–1991 (Age 78)
Chehalis, Lewis, Washington, United States

The Life of Florence Lillian

When Florence Lillian Thompson was born on 5 September 1912, in Chehalis, Lewis, Washington, United States, her father, Peter F. Thompson, was 51 and her mother, Katie Jane Barker, was 30. She married James S. Van Cleve on 2 June 1932, in Clark, Washington, United States. She lived in Forest, Lewis, Washington, United States for about 10 years. She died on 14 August 1991, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Napavine, Lewis, Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Florence Lillian Thompson
James S. Van Cleve
Marriage: 2 June 1932

Spouse & Children

2 June 1932
Clark, Washington, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • Peter F. Thompson


  • Katie Jane Barker




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World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1916 · Boeing Aircraft

Age 4

The Boeing Aircraft was named and created by William Boeing. The first two planes were Bluebill and Mallard and the first flight was July 15, 1916. Boeing aircrafts made their debut during WWI. 
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 23

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

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)

  • Florence L Thompson in household of Katie J Thompson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Florence Thompson in household of Peter Thompson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Florence L Thompson, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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