Mary Ellen Thompson

1881–1974 (Age 92)
Lee, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Mary Ellen

When Mary Ellen Thompson was born on 22 August 1881, in Lee, Kentucky, United States, her father, Andrew Jackson Thompson, was 42 and her mother, Mary Katherine Lucas, was 34. She married Archelous Boone Chambers on 9 March 1899, in Lee, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Campton, Wolfe, Kentucky, United States in 1930 and Magisterial District 3 New Virginia, Lee, Kentucky, United States for about 5 years. She died on 3 June 1974, in Lee, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Chambers Cemetery, Athol, Lee, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mary Ellen Thompson
1881–1974
Archelous Boone Chambers
1879–1934
Marriage: 9 March 1899
Mollie Chambers
1899–1899
David Lee Chambers
1900–1962
Joseph Chambers
1903–1972
Willie Duluth Chambers
1907–1977
Curtis Chambers
1913–1998
Sarah Chambers
1913–
Hamp Chambers
1916–1993
Virgil Lee Chambers
1919–1982

Spouse & Children

  • Female1881–1974Female

  • Archelous Boone Chambers

    Male1879–1934Male

MARRIAGE
9 March 1899
Lee, Kentucky, United States
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Andrew Jackson Thompson

    Male1839–Male

  • Mary Katherine Lucas

    Female1847–Female

siblings

(7)

  • Elzia Dee Thompson

    Female1864–1888Female

  • Nancy Elizabeth Thompson

    Female1867–Female

  • Paulina Thompson

    Female1869–1891Female

  • Sarah Anna Thompson

    Female1875–Female

  • Cora Alice Thompson

    Female1877–1942Female

+2 More Children

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.
1889

Age 8

Historical Boundaries - 1889: Lee, Kentucky, United States
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 25

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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)

  • Ellen Chambers in household of Archolious Chambers, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Ellen Chambers, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Ellen Chambers in household of Marann Chambers, "United States Census, 1900"

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