Mary Thompson

16 November 1819–1898 (Age 78)
Hardin, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Thompson was born on 16 November 1819, in Hardin, Tennessee, United States, her father, Ebenezer Thompson, was 34 and her mother, Barbara Gray, was 30. She married Ezekiel Shepherd Thacker on 17 July 1842, in Hardin, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Tennessee, United States in 1870 and Civil District 14 Crainesville, Hardeman, Tennessee, United States in 1880. She died in 1898, at the age of 79, and was buried in Thacker Cemetery, Hardin, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ezekiel Shepherd Thacker
1816–1899
Mary Thompson
1819–1898
Marriage: 17 July 1842
Mary Frances Thacker
1843–1863
William Thacker
1846–1912
Sarah Matilda Thacker
1849–
John Thacker
1851–1934
Ben Thacker
1854–1858
Mary Elizabeth Thacker
1856–1916
Tennessee Josephine Thacker
1859–1924
Ulysess Prentice Thacker
1864–1940

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 July 1842
Hardin, Tennessee, United States
children

(8)

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Parents and Siblings

    Ebenezer Thompson

    Male1785–1860Male

    Barbara Gray

    Female1789–Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 1

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 16

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1846

Age 27

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

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)

  • Mary Thacker in household of Hupperd Harkey, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Thacher in household of Shephard Thacher, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary A Thacker in household of Shepard Thacker, "United States Census, 1880"

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