James A Thompson

1882–
Salford, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of James A

James A Thompson was born in 1882, in Salford, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom as the son of Ephraim Thompson.

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Ephraim Thompson
1855–1920
James A Thompson
1882–

Parents & Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1884

Age 2

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 19

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.
1914

Age 32

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

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 .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • James A Thompson in household of Ephraim Thompson, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • James A Thompson in household of Ann Thompson, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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