Henry R Thompkins

1894–1955 (Age 61)
Siskiyou, California, United States

The Life of Henry R

Henry R Thompkins was born on 18 April 1894, in Siskiyou, California, United States as the son of Henry James Thompkins and Sarah Jennings Davidson. He lived in Yreka Judicial Township, Siskiyou, California, United States in 1900. He died on 5 November 1955, in Siskiyou, California, United States, at the age of 61.

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Henry James Thompkins
Sarah Jennings Davidson
Elon Farnsworth Tompkins
Joseph Cushing Thompkins
Henry R Thompkins
George D Thompkins
Naomi Tompkins

Parents & Siblings

  • Henry James Thompkins


  • Sarah Jennings Davidson




World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 2

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 12

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 18

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Tompkins .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (1)

  • Henry R Thompkins in household of Sarah Thompkins, "United States Census, 1900"

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