Elizabeth M Thompson

9 December 1902–July 1985 (Age 82)
Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Elizabeth M

When Elizabeth M Thompson was born on 9 December 1902, in Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Joseph Fetters Thompson, was 33 and her mother, Elizabeth C Kyle, was 29. She married William Oliver Dunning on 25 April 1922, in Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Haverford Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States in 1910 and Darby MM, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920. She died in July 1985, in Drexel Hill, Upper Darby Township, Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 82.

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William Oliver Dunning
Elizabeth M Thompson
Marriage: 25 April 1922
William Oliver Dunning
Elizabeth Jeanne Dunning

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25 April 1922
Delaware, Pennsylvania, United States


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World Events (8)

1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 1

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.
1905 · The Movie Theater

Age 3

The world’s first movie theater was located in Pittsburgh. It was referred to as a nickelodeon as at the time it only cost 5 cents to get in. 

Age 25

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

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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Sources (2)

  • Elizabeth M Thompson in household of Joseph Thompson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Elizabeth M Thompson in household of Joseph H Thompson, "United States Census, 1910"

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