Norman Leslie Thompson

Male18 April 1920–18 March 1999

Brief Life History of Norman Leslie

When Norman Leslie Thompson was born on 18 April 1920, his father, Tom Lindsey Thompson, was 23 and his mother, Annie Byfield, was 21. He died on 18 March 1999, in Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 78.

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Tom Lindsey Thompson
Annie Byfield
Norman Leslie Thompson
Thomas Duncan Thompson

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Norman Leslie Thompson - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Norman Leslie Thompson

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World Events (8)

1921 · British Unemployment Reaches Post-War High

Age 1

British unemployment reached a post-war high in July 1921 of 2.5 million people.


Age 4

First UK government led by the Labor party under Prime Minister Ramsay MacDonald.


Age 25

The UK becomes a permanent member of the UN Security Council.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name T(h)om(me) (see Thom ) + -son ‘son of Tom’. Thomson is usually the Scottish form, that with the intrusive -p- being English. Both forms are common in Ireland. The surname Thompson is also very common among African Americans.

Americanized form of Danish, Norwegian, and North German Thomsen and of its Swedish cognate Thomsson. Compare Thomson .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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