Dora E Thompson

1872–1960 (Age 87)
Bay Saint Louis, Hancock, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Dora E

When Dora E Thompson was born on 28 August 1872, her father, Mason Admussen Thompson, was 52 and her mother, Mary Euphrosine Nicaise, was 33. She had at least 3 sons and 5 daughters with Joseph Oliver Mauffray. She lived in Bay Saint Louis, Hancock, Mississippi, United States for about 30 years. She died on 10 February 1960, at the age of 87, and was buried in Bay Saint Louis, Hancock, Mississippi, United States.

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Dora E Thompson
Joseph Oliver Mauffray
Elsa Eugenia Mauffray
Iolanthe Euphrasia Mauffray
Funston Alois Mauffray
Ludger Joseph Mauffray
Alden L Mauffray
Olea Mauffray
Judith O Mauffray
Joan Mauffray

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Parents & Siblings

  • Mason Admussen Thompson


  • Mary Euphrosine Nicaise




  • Edmond Olles Thompson


  • Mary Lelia "Ella" Thompson


  • Hellena "Ellina" Thompson


  • Female1872–1960Female

  • Therese Cecilia Thompson


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1877 · Mississippi State Board of Health is Created

Age 5

In 1877, the Mississippi State Board of Health was established to protect and advance health throughout the state. There are several different categories that fall under their watch such as disease, environment, injury, standard care, shots, keep records, and more.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 24

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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)

  • Dothile Mauffray in household of Joseph O Mauffray, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Dora Euphrasia Mauffray in household of Joseph Oliver Mauffray, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dora E Mauffray in household of Joseph O Mauffray, "United States Census, 1920"

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