Albert Howe Thompson

1838–1901 (Age 62)
Gerry, Gerry, Chautauqua, New York, United States

The Life of Albert Howe

When Albert Howe Thompson was born on 3 June 1838, in Gerry, Gerry, Chautauqua, New York, United States, his father, Joshua Hall Thompson, was 38 and his mother, Lucinda Putnam, was 39. He married Lavina Lydia Waterman on 3 December 1861, in Cassadaga, Stockton, Chautauqua, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Charlotte, Chautauqua, New York, United States in 1850. He died on 9 January 1901, at the age of 62.

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Family Time Line

Albert Howe Thompson
1838–1901
Lavina Lydia Waterman
1843–1913
Marriage: 3 December 1861
Edwin Albert Thompson
1862–1940
May Grace Thompson
1870–1932
Jennie Lydia Thompson
1870–1898

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 December 1861
Cassadaga, Stockton, Chautauqua, New York, United States
children

(3)

    Edwin Albert Thompson

    Male1862–1940Male

    May Grace Thompson

    Female1870–1932Female

    Jennie Lydia Thompson

    Female1870–1898Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

World Events (7)

1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

Age 25

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 25

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Albert N Thompson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Albert Thompson, "New York State Census, 1865"
  • Albert Thompson, "New York State Census, 1875"

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