Dora Estelle Thompson

1881–1968 (Age 87)
Liberty Township, Ringgold, Iowa, United States

The Life of Dora Estelle

When Dora Estelle Thompson was born on 4 May 1881, in Liberty Township, Ringgold, Iowa, United States, her father, William Bradford Thompson, was 31 and her mother, Inez May Herring, was 25. She married Isaac Newton Wagner on 30 November 1895, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Downey, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1930 and Downey Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. She died on 9 September 1968, in Oakdale, Stanislaus, California, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Dora Estelle Thompson
1881–1968
Isaac Newton Wagner
1875–1933
Marriage: 30 November 1895
Frank Jay Wagner
1899–1973
Goldie Belle Wagner
1900–1980
Harr Leroy Wagner
1903–1976
Ralph Wane Wagner
1907–1926
Virgil Newton Wagner
1910–1998
H. Vincent Wagner
1913–1913

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
30 November 1895
Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

  • William Bradford Thompson

    Male1850–1931Male

  • Inez May Herring

    Female1855–1900Female

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 1

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1882 · Electricity Comes to Los Angeles

Age 1

Electricity was first introduced to Los Angeles. The first electric street light had “three carbon-arc lamps of three thousand candle-power” and stood 150 feet tall. 
1904

Age 23

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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 (3)

  • Dora E Grothe in household of Hiram F Grothe, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dora E Grothe in household of Hiram F Grothe, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dora Thompson in household of Wm Thompson, "United States Census, 1880"

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