Mary Elizabeth Thompson

1864–1947 (Age 83)
Indian Valley, Floyd, Virginia, United States

The Life of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Thompson was born on 8 April 1864, in Indian Valley, Floyd, Virginia, United States, her father, Reuben Thompson, was 45 and her mother, Elizabeth Layman, was 39. She married Green Taswell Layman on 6 February 1879, in Floyd, Floyd, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 10 daughters. She lived in Indian Valley Magisterial District, Floyd, Virginia, United States in 1940. She died on 22 April 1947, in Indian Valley, Floyd, Virginia, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Indian Valley, Floyd, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mary Elizabeth Thompson
1864–1947
Green Taswell Layman
1855–1940
Marriage: 6 February 1879
Frances Evelyn Layman
1879–1961
Princess Ann Layman
1882–1964
Ona Attaway Layman
1884–1922
Abie Lee Layman
1886–1972
William Samuel Layman
1887–
Henry Harrison Layman
1889–1918
Murray Franklin Layman
1891–
Layman
1894–
Lillie Florence Layman
1895–1974
Louella Mary Layman
1895–1974
Frank Layman
1897–1978
Dollie Mae Layman
1899–1983
Ollie Edith Layman
1902–1993
Jesse Hamilton Layman
1906–1995
Sarah B Layman
1908–
Irva Belle Layman
1909–2008

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
6 February 1879
Floyd, Floyd, Virginia, United States
children

(16)

  • Female1879–1961Female

  • Female1882–1964Female

  • Ona Attaway Layman

    Female1884–1922Female

  • Abie Lee Layman

    Male1886–1972Male

  • William Samuel Layman

    Male1887–Male

+11 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1819–1880Male

  • Elizabeth Layman

    Female1824–1880Female

siblings

(11)

  • J G Thompson

    Male1848–1859Male

  • George W Thompson

    Male1850–1858Male

  • Mahaley Thompson

    Female1852–1859Female

  • Hester Thompson

    Female1854–1859Female

  • William Preston Thompson

    Male1856–1922Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1865

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · Appomattox Campaign

Age 1

Appomattox Campaign
1886

Age 22

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

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)

  • Elizabeth Layman in household of Green Layman, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary E Layman in household of Green T Layman, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary Layman in household of Jessie Layman, "United States Census, 1940"

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