Olgaleen Catherine THOMPSON

31 July 1923–27 December 2006 (Age 83)
Etowah, Alabama, United States

The Life of Olgaleen Catherine

When Olgaleen Catherine THOMPSON was born on 31 July 1923, in Etowah, Alabama, United States, her father, Sam Burns Thompson, was 30 and her mother, Dessie Pearl Amos, was 20. She lived in Bearden, Okfuskee, Oklahoma, United States in 1930. She died on 27 December 2006, at the age of 83.

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Isaac Garrett Gwin
1919–1973
Olgaleen Catherine THOMPSON
1923–2006

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World Events (8)

1927

Age 4

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.
1941 · The Tuskegee Airmen

Age 18

The first African-American military aviators in the U.S. Army Air Corps were known as the Tuskegee Airmen, after the Tuskegee Army Air Field where they trained. The group flew over 15,000 individual sorties during World War II which earned them over 150 Distinguished Flying Crosses.  
1945 · Peace in a Post War World

Age 22

The Yalta Conference was held in Crimea to talk about establishing peace and postwar reorganization in post-World War II Europe. The heads of government that were attending were from the United States, the United Kingdom and the Soviet Union. Later the Conference would become a subject of controversy at the start of the Cold War.

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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  • Olgaleen Thompson in household of Sam Thompson, "United States Census, 1930"

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