Aaron Thompson

1772–1840 (Age 68)
Redstone, Jefferson Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Aaron

When Aaron Thompson was born from 1772 to 1781, in Redstone, Jefferson Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, William Thompson, was 32 and his mother, Francis Hanna Throckmorton, was 29. He married Jane Lee in 1797, in German Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 14 sons and 2 daughters. He died in 1840, in Butler, Ohio, United States, at the age of 68.

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Family Time Line

Aaron Thompson
1772–1840
Jane Lee
1776–1827
Marriage: 1797
John Lee Thompson
1798–1884
William Thompson
1802–
Henry Thompson
1804–
Ralph Thompson
1806–
Enoch Thompson
1809–
Robert Thompson
1810–
Child Thompson
1820–
Margaret Thompson
1800–
Joseph Thompson
1807–1895
David Marion Thompson
1812–1878
Henry L. Thompson
1815–1868
Aaron Thompson
1818–1891
Enoch Thompson
1821–
Child Thompson
1822–1822
Child Thompson
1824–
Sarah Jane Thompson
1827–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
1797
German Township, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States
children

(16)

+11 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1776

Age 4

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

Age 4

The Declaration of Independence was signed in Philadelphia on July 4, 1776. The liberty bell was first rung here to Celebrate this important document.
1791 · Whiskey Rebellion Occurs

Age 19

The Whiskey Rebellion was a protest against taxes on whiskey by farmers and distillers. People were tarred and feathered. They attacked Bower Hill and headed towards Pittsburgh. The militia was sent in to try and stop it. It finally ended with a repeal of the tax.

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)

  • Aaron Thompson in entry for Joseph Thompson, "Indiana Deaths and Burials, 1750-1993"
  • Aaron Thompson in entry for Joseph Thompson, "Indiana Deaths and Burials, 1750-1993"
  • Aaron Thompson, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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