Mary Elizabeth Thompson

1866–1926 (Age 59)
Texas, United States

The Life of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Thompson was born on 1 December 1866, in Texas, United States, her father, James Henry Thompson, was 20 and her mother, Martha Jane Ellender Aylor, was 22. She married George Lovett Morris in 1886, in Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 1, Hopkins, Texas, United States in 1900 and Justice Precinct 7, Hopkins, Texas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 11 November 1926, in Hopkins, Texas, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Greenview Cemetery, Greenview, Hopkins, Texas, United States.

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Mary Elizabeth Thompson
George Lovett Morris
Marriage: 1886
Alma Morris
Nannie Morris
James C Morris
George Leland Morris
Vera M Morris
Georgia Dewey Morris
Dewey Morris
Johnnie J Morris
Lela Belle Morris

Spouse & Children

Texas, United States


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Parents & Siblings

  • James Henry Thompson


  • Martha Jane Ellender Aylor




  • Female1866–1926Female

  • William Wesley Thompson


  • Blake Thomas Thompson


  • Texana Christiana Thompson


  • Belinda Thompson


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World Events (8)

1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.
1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 4

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 16

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.

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)

  • Mary E Killgore in household of Louis E Killgore, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary E Thompson in household of James H Thompson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary E Kilgore in household of Louis E Kilgore, "United States Census, 1910"

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