Florence Letitia Thompson

1889–1972 (Age 83)
Tahlequah, Cherokee, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Florence Letitia

When Florence Letitia Thompson was born on 11 November 1889, in Tahlequah, Cherokee, Oklahoma, United States, her father, Caleb Austin Thompson, was 27 and her mother, Amanda J Newton, was 23. She married Chester David Turney on 8 January 1911, in Cherokee, Oklahoma, United States. She lived in Cherokee Nation, Indian Territory, United States in 1900 and Peggs, Cherokee, Oklahoma, United States in 1910. She died on 13 November 1972, at the age of 83, and was buried in Blue Springs Cemetery, Cherokee, Oklahoma, United States.

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Florence Letitia Thompson
Chester David Turney
Marriage: 8 January 1911

Spouse & Children

8 January 1911
Cherokee, Oklahoma, United States

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World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Age 18

Oklahoma is the 46th state.
1912 · The Girl Scouts

Age 23

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

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)

  • Florence L Thompson in household of Amanda J Thompson, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Florence L Thompson in household of Caleb A Thompson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Florence Turney in household of Chester D Turney, "United States Census, 1930"

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