Maude Elizabeth Thompson

12 April 1873–11 May 1964 (Age 91)
Lawrence, Missouri, United States

The Life of Maude Elizabeth

When Maude Elizabeth Thompson was born on 12 April 1873, in Lawrence, Missouri, United States, her father, Asa Abel Thompson, was 33 and her mother, Elizabeth Blunt, was 25. She married Peter Jorgensen on 3 May 1898, in Saline, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Ellis, Kansas, United States in 1935 and Beloit, Mitchell, Kansas, United States in 1940. She died on 11 May 1964, at the age of 91, and was buried in Beloit, Mitchell, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Peter Jorgensen
Maude Elizabeth Thompson
Marriage: 3 May 1898
Nora Christine Jorgensen
Fredrick Francis Jorgensen
Ella Elizabeth Jorgensen

Spouse and Children

3 May 1898
Saline, Kansas, United States


Parents and Siblings


    Elizabeth Blunt




    Cara "Carrie" May Thompson


    Anna Mariah Thompson


    Sylvia Adeline Thompson




+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 4

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 25

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

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 (3)

  • Maud E Jorgensen in household of Peter Jorgensen, "Kansas State Census, 1925"
  • Maud Jorgenson in household of Pete Jorgenson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Maude Jorgensen in household of Peter Jorgensen, "United States Census, 1900"

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