Mary Ellen Thompson

1900–1952 (Age 52)
Morganton, Burke, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Mary Ellen

Mary Ellen Thompson was born on 5 August 1900, in Morganton, Burke, North Carolina, United States. She married Lloyd Raymond Wiley on 22 December 1920, in Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina, United States. She died on 7 August 1952, in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 52.

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Mary Ellen Thompson
1900–1952
Lloyd Raymond Wiley
1894–1975
Marriage: 22 December 1920

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
22 December 1920
Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina, United States

World Events (3)

1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 1

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1901 · Theodore Roosevelt becomes the Twenty-sixth President of the United States

Age 1

After the Assassination of William McKinley, Theodore Roosevelt was sworn in as the Twenty-sixth President of the United States. During his first term he didn't have a Vice President but for his second term Charles W. Fairbanks filled the position.

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 (2)

  • Mae E. Thompson, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Mae E Thompson, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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