Mary Ellen Thompson

1883–1973 (Age 90)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Mary Ellen

When Mary Ellen Thompson was born on 7 March 1883, in Ohio, United States, her father, Peter James Thompson, was 30 and her mother, Ida May Rogers, was 25. She married Alexander Zeiter on 16 December 1901, in Crawford, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Texas Township, Crawford, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Venice Township, Seneca, Ohio, United States for about 30 years. She died on 5 June 1973, in Willard, Huron, Ohio, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Attica, Seneca, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mary Ellen Thompson
Alexander Zeiter
Marriage: 16 December 1901
Clyde Edward Zeiter
Mervin D Zeiter
Bernice M (Zeiter) Crawford
Peter J Zeiter

Spouse & Children

16 December 1901
Crawford, Ohio, United States


  • Male1905–1989Male

  • Mervin D Zeiter


  • Bernice M (Zeiter) Crawford


  • Peter J Zeiter


Parents & Siblings

  • Peter James Thompson


  • Ida May Rogers




+4 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 3

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1907 · Not for profit elections

Age 24

The first act prohibiting monetary contributions to political campaigns by major corporations.

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 Ellen Zeiters in household of Alex Zeiters, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary Zeiter in household of Alexander Zeiter, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Marl E Zeiter in household of Elexander Zeiter, "United States Census, 1920"

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