George Thompkins

1901–1990 (Age 88)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of George

When George Thompkins was born on 9 October 1901, in Tennessee, United States, his father, Elsworth Tompkins, was 34 and his mother, Carrie Ina George, was 30. He married Anna Lavender on 24 December 1922, in Scotland, United Kingdom. He died on 3 July 1990, at the age of 88.

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Family Time Line

George Thompkins
Anna Lavender
Marriage: 24 December 1922

Spouse & Children

24 December 1922
Scotland, United Kingdom

Parents & Siblings

  • Elsworth Tompkins


  • Female1871–1950Female



+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 1

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.
1903 · Department of Commerce and Labor

Age 2

A short-lived Cabinet department which was concerned with controlling the excesses of big business. Later being split and the Secretary of Commerce and Labor splitting into two separate positions.

Age 26

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

Name Meaning

Altered spelling of Tompkins .

Possible Related Names

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • George Tompkins, "United States Census, 1930"
  • George Tompkins in household of Elsworth Tompkins, "United States Census, 1910"
  • George Thompkins in household of Elsworth Thompkins, "United States Census, 1920"

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