Clifford Harlow Thompson

19 September 1935–22 November 1996 (Age 61)
Bertha, Todd, Minnesota, United States

The Life of Clifford Harlow

When Clifford Harlow Thompson was born on 19 September 1935, in Bertha, Todd, Minnesota, United States, his father, Harlow Benedict Thompson, was 39 and his mother, Nelda Ellen Payne, was 32. He died on 22 November 1996, at the age of 61.

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Family Time Line

Harlow Benedict Thompson
1896–1935
Nelda Ellen Payne
1903–1972
Clarence Thompson
1923–
Howard Gene Thompson
1925–1999
Gene H. Thompson
1926–
Donna Vivian Thompson
1927–1927
Clifford Harlow Thompson
1935–1996

Parents and Siblings

    Harlow Benedict Thompson

    Male1896–1935Male

    Female1903–1972Female

siblings

(5)

    Clarence Thompson

    Male1923–Male

    Male1925–1999Male

    Gene H. Thompson

    Male1926–Male

    Donna Vivian Thompson

    Female1927–1927Female

    Male1935–1996Male

World Events (8)

1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 2

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.
1941

Age 6

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.
1955 · The Civil Rights Movement Begins

Age 20

The civil rights movement was a movement to enforce constitutional and legal rights for African Americans that the other Americans enjoyed. By using nonviolent campaigns, those involved secured new recognition in laws and federal protection of all Americans. Moderators worked with Congress to pass of several pieces of legislation that overturned discriminatory practices.

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 (1)

  • Clifford Harlow Thompson, "Minnesota Birth Index, 1935-2002"

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