Mary Ellen Thompson

1899–1964 (Age 65)
Georgetown, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Mary Ellen

Mary Ellen Thompson was born on 9 May 1899, in Georgetown, South Carolina, United States as the daughter of York Thompson and Grace Maultrie. She had at least 2 sons and 4 daughters with John David Nathaniel Horry. She lived in Christ Church Township, Charleston, South Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 24 October 1964, in Mount Pleasant, Charleston, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Oceanview, Charleston, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mary Ellen Thompson
John David Nathaniel Horry
Mazie Ellen Horry
David R Horry Jr.
Cynthia Horry
John David Horry, Sr.
Mary Horry
Grace V Horry

Spouse & Children

  • Female1899–1964Female

  • John David Nathaniel Horry




  • Female1909–1996Female

  • David R Horry Jr.


  • Cynthia Horry


  • Male1916–1974Male

  • Mary Horry


+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

  • York Thompson


  • Grace Maultrie




World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 1

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1916 · Anthony Crawford Lynched

Age 17

South Carolina native, father to 13 children, and a local farmer, Anthony Crawford, is lynched on October 21, 1916, in Abbeyville, South Carolina. The lynching is followed after Crawford has an arguement with a white storekeeper.

Age 18

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.

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 Horry in household of David Horry, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Eugenia Horry in household of David R Horry, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary E Horry in household of David R Horry, "United States Census, 1930"

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