Aaron Thompson

1805–1846 (Age 40)
Mount Pleasant, Jefferson, Ohio, United States

The Life of Aaron

When Aaron Thompson was born on 13 September 1805, in Mount Pleasant, Jefferson, Ohio, United States, his father, Aaron Thompson, was 30 and his mother, Sarah Balderson, was 27. He married Ann Jenkins on 29 May 1828, in Short Creek MM, Jefferson, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 2 August 1846, in Harrodsburg, Mercer, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 40.

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Family Time Line

Aaron Thompson
1805–1846
Ann Jenkins
1807–1885
Marriage: 29 May 1828
Stephen Thompson
1829–1837
Elizabeth Thompson
1832–1837
Sarah Thompson
1832–1837
Martha Thompson
1835–1846
Lindley Murray Thompson
1838–1880
Thomas Elwood Thompson
1841–1897
Israel Jenkins Thompson
1844–1912

Spouse & Children

  • Male1805–1846Male

  • Ann Jenkins

    Female1807–1885Female

MARRIAGE
29 May 1828
Short Creek MM, Jefferson, Ohio, United States
children

(7)

  • Stephen Thompson

    Male1829–1837Male

  • Elizabeth Thompson

    Female1832–1837Female

  • Sarah Thompson

    Female1832–1837Female

  • Martha Thompson

    Female1835–1846Female

  • Lindley Murray Thompson

    Male1838–1880Male

+2 More Children

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1775–1838Male

  • Sarah Balderson

    Female1778–1846Female

siblings

(8)

  • Female1798–1846Female

  • William Thompson

    Male1801–1889Male

  • John Thompson

    Male1803–1883Male

  • Male1805–1846Male

  • Ann Thompson

    Female1808–1892Female

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1808

Age 3

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1810 · Change of capital city

Age 5

Zanesville becomes the new state capital.
1818 · Jackson Purchase

Age 13

The western part of Kentucky purchased by Andrew Jackson from the Chickasaw Indians in 1818. It became known as the Jackson Purchase. This included land that wasn't originally part of Kentucky when it became a state.

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 (2)

  • Aaron Thompson in entry for Isral J Thompson, "Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953"
  • Aaron Thompson, "Find A Grave Index"

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