Dora Ellen Thompson

1864–1951 (Age 87)
Atchison, Kansas, United States

The Life of Dora Ellen

When Dora Ellen Thompson was born on 21 March 1864, in Atchison, Kansas, United States, her father, George Walton Thompson, was 36 and her mother, Rebecca Ann Stigers, was 32. She married Henry Thomas Keats on 6 February 1901, in Atchison, Atchison, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Shannon, Atchison, Kansas, United States in 1910 and Mount Pleasant Township, Atchison, Kansas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 12 September 1951, in Atchison, Kansas, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Round Mound Cemetery, Cummings, Atchison, Kansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dora Ellen Thompson
Henry Thomas Keats
Marriage: 6 February 1901
Clarence Layton Stauffer
Allison Stauffer

Spouse & Children

6 February 1901
Atchison, Atchison, Kansas, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • George Walton Thompson


  • Rebecca Ann Stigers




  • Benjamin L Thompson


  • Mary Catherine Thompson


  • John Emmett Thompson


  • Harriett M. Thompson


  • Louis T. Thompson


+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1877 · Nicodemus is Founded

Age 13

The town of Nicodemus was founded by African-American migrants from Kansas in 1877.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 26

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.

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)

  • Dora Keats in household of Clarence Stauffer, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Dora E Keats in household of Thomas H Keats, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Dora Thompson in household of George Thompson, "United States Census, 1880"

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