Virgil Virginus Thomson

29 November 1897–3 July 1953 (Age 55)
Forney, Kaufman, Texas, United States

The Life of Virgil Virginus

When Virgil Virginus Thomson was born on 29 November 1897, in Forney, Kaufman, Texas, United States, his father, Virgil Virginus Thomson, was 35 and his mother, Mary Virginia Raby, was 32. He lived in Navarro, Texas, United States in 1900. He died on 3 July 1953, in Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, United States, at the age of 55.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Virgil Virginus Thomson
Mary Virginia Raby
Quint R Thomson
Norman Thomson
Virgil Virginus Thomson
Myrtle Irene Thomson
Florence Thomson

Parents and Siblings

    Virgil Virginus Thomson





World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1901 · Spindletop Oilfield Discovered

Age 4

"Spindletop, located south of Beaumont, becomes the first major oil well to be discovered in Texas. Other fields were discovered in shortly after, which ultimately led to the highly impactful ""oil boom""."
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 15

Like the Boy Scouts of America, The Girl Scouts is a youth organization for girls in the United States. Its purpose is to prepare girls to empower themselves and by acquiring practical skills.

Name Meaning

Scottish spelling of Thompson .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Virgil V Thompson Jr. in household of Virgil V Thompson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Virgil V Thompson, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"
  • Virgil Thomson, "United States World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.