Lillie Thompson

3 July 1874–2 April 1971 (Age 96)
Missouri, United States

The Life of Lillie

When Lillie Thompson was born on 3 July 1874, in Missouri, United States, her father, Alfred J Thompson, was 19 and her mother, Mahala J Park, was 15. She married John Bingham League on 14 January 1895, in Henry, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Twin Falls, Idaho, United States in 1920 and Crest, Linn, Oregon, United States in 1930. She died on 2 April 1971, in Beaverton, Washington, Oregon, United States, at the age of 96, and was buried in Eugene, Lane, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Bingham League
1871–1949
Lillie Thompson
1874–1971
Marriage: 14 January 1895
Cecil Burtis League
1895–1963
Marjorie Mahala League
1901–1974
Iris Marie League
1907–2000

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 January 1895
Henry, Missouri, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Alfred J Thompson

    Male1854–1940Male

    Female1858–1951Female

siblings

(5)

    Female1874–1971Female

    Mary Magdalene “Maggie” Thompson

    Female1881–1965Female

    Pierce J Thompson

    Male1883–1904Male

    Alvin Eugene Thompson

    Male1889–1980Male

    Sylvia Pearl Thompson

    Female1891–1990Female

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

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.
1880 · The Great Gale of 1880

Age 6

The Great Gale of 1880 was a severe snow and wind storm that devastated parts of Oregon and Washington on January 9, 1880. The extratropical cyclone caused tides to rise seven feet, gale force winds, and snow accumulations of up to 18 inches.  
1900 · Frederick Weyerhaeuser's Logging Business

Age 26

Weyerhaeuser Company started with 900,000 acres of timberland, with barely 3 employees and a small office in Tacoma, Washington. It has grown to become one of the largest sustainable forest products companies in the world.

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)

  • Lillie D League in household of Reginald Bingham, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Lillie League in household of John League, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Lillie League in household of John B League, "United States Census, 1910"

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