Neils Peter Thompson

12 August 1859–26 March 1934 (Age 74)
Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark

The Life of Neils Peter

When Neils Peter Thompson was born on 12 August 1859, in Copenhagen, Copenhagen, Denmark, his father, Thomas Andreas Thøgersen, was 34 and his mother, Christine Caroline Nielsdatter, was 34. He married Laurika Petrea Kragh on 21 November 1882, in Hjørring, Hjørring, Nordjylland, Denmark. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. He lived in East Jordan, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910 and Sandy, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930. He died on 26 March 1934, in Midvale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Midvale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Neils Peter Thompson
1859–1934
Johannah Mathilda Melchersson Larsson
1875–1956
Marriage: 1897
Mabel Mathilda Thompson
1898–1978
Siegfred Hugbard Thompson
1900–1956
Florence Hildegarde Thompson
1901–1979
Herman Ferdinand Thompson
1902–1981
Viola Lenia Thompson
1904–1982
Edith Lavon Thompson
1905–1982
Rose Grace Thompson
1906–1929
Ruth Karrie Thompson
1908–1994
Clarence Wilford Thompson
1910–1910
Melvin Nels Thompson
1911–1966
Blanche Doloras Thompson
1914–1928
Lucille Hannah Thompson
1916–2003
Delmus Royal Thompson
1918–2020
Delmus Royal Thompson
1918–2020
Marvin Hyrum Thompson
1919–2000

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1897
Utah, United States
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World Events (8)

1863

Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1868 · Magasin Du Nord

Age 9

Magasin is a Danish chain of department stores that was founded in 1868 in Copenhagen and still exists today. They can be found in Denmark, Sweden, Iceland, and the UK.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 22

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

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)

  • Niels Peter Thomsen in household of Niels Christiansen, "Denmark Census, 1880"
  • N Peter Thompson, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Niels Peter Thomesen in household of Thomas Andreas Thogesen, "Denmark Census, 1870"

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