Benjamin Deverl Thompson

30 October 1909–10 November 2001 (Age 92)
Clarkston, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life of Benjamin Deverl

When Benjamin Deverl Thompson was born on 30 October 1909, in Clarkston, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, Richard Benjamin Thompson, was 24 and his mother, Elizabeth Letitia Godfrey, was 22. He married Erma Buttars on 14 March 1934, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States. He lived in Clarkston Election Precinct, Cache, Utah, United States in 1940. He died on 10 November 2001, in Logan, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Clarkston, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Deverl Thompson
1909–2001
Erma Buttars
1908–2002
Marriage: 14 March 1934

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
14 March 1934
Logan, Cache, Utah, United States

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siblings

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World Events (8)

1910 · The Hermitage Resort

Age 1

The Hermitage Resort was a mountain hotel that invited many to vacation there during the summers and winters. It was constructed by Billie Wilson, a Scottish immigrant, because he had a grand vision of building a grand hotel.
1910 · The BSA is Made

Age 1

Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.
1934 · The Construction of a Reservoir

Age 25

In 1933 the funds were obtained to start building a reservoir at the Pineview site. President Roosevelt then authorized the Ogden River Project on November 16, 1935 and was supervised and fully funded under the National Industrial Recovery Act.

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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Story Highlight

Life Sketch of Benjamin Deverl Thompson

The following account is taken from "John Godfrey of Worcestershire, England, Ancestry and Posterity" by Helen Atkinson Cowan, published in 1980. I, Deverl Thompson, am he second child and first son …

Sources (3)

  • Ben De Verl Thompson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Benjamin De Verl Thompson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Benjamin De Verl Thompson, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"

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