Arthur Freeman Thompson

December 1859–20 January 1893 (Age 33)
Williston, Chittenden, Vermont, United States

The Life of Arthur Freeman

When Arthur Freeman Thompson was born in December 1859, in Williston, Chittenden, Vermont, United States, his father, Farnham F. Thompson, was 45 and his mother, Currance Betsey Kenyon, was 38. He married Jennie Martha Comstock on 4 April 1888, in Richmond, Chittenden, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Richmond, Chittenden, Vermont, United States in 1880 and Middlesex, Washington, Vermont, United States in 1900. He died on 20 January 1893, in Chelsea, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 33.

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Arthur Freeman Thompson
Jennie Martha Comstock
Marriage: 4 April 1888
Ruth Salome Thompson
Dora Jane Thompson
Arthur Freeman Thompson

Spouse and Children

4 April 1888
Richmond, Chittenden, Vermont, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1864 · St. Albans Raid

Age 5

St. Albans Raid took place on October 19, 1864. It was a Confederate raid from Canada into Union territory. Confederate soldiers that were in Canada raided the town of St. Albans killed one person and robbed three banks.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 11

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

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 .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Arthur Tompson in household of Farnham Tompson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Arthur Thompson in household of Farnham Thompson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Arthur F Thompson, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"

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