William Thompson1

M, #5923, b. 29 March 1839, d. 24 November 1918
Father*George Thompson1
Mother*Isabella Haydock1
ReferenceTABER1881S
     William Thompson was born on 29 March 1839 probably near Lurgan, Co Down, Nothern Ireland; 4th child.2,3 He was the son of George Thompson and Isabella Haydock.1 William Thompson married Susan Taber, daughter of William Congdon Taber and Hannah Tucker Shearman, on 3 November 1875 in New Bedford, Bristol County, Massachusetts.1 William Thompson died on 24 November 1918 in New Bedford, Bristol County, Massachusetts, at age 79.1
     He was a Travelling Agent.2 He was a Clergyman.1 William "went to America and was a leading quaker and a very impressive person".3 As of before 1880, William Thompson was living with William Congdon Taber at at 50 Fourth St, New Bedford, Bristol County, Massachusetts.2

Census

DatePlace
1880in New Bedford, Bristol County, MassachusettsWilliam Thompson was enumerated with Wm C Taber on the census of 1 June 1880 in New Bedford, Bristol County, Massachusetts.2

Family

Susan Taber b. 29 May 1835, d. 23 June 1921
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Last Edited6 Dec 2008

Citations

  1. [S9] George L Randall, Descendants of Thomas, Son of Philip Taber (New Bedford, MA: Vining Press, Printers, 1924). Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in. Hereinafter cited as Thomas, Son of Philip Taber.
  2. [S66] United States Census, 1880, William Congdon Taber, Massachusetts, Bristol County, New Bedford, Enumeration District 114, page 6, Lines 13-23, T9-0525. (Ancestry, http://www.ancestry.com).
  3. [S259] George Thompson, "Susan Taber & William Thompson", e-mail message from e-mail address to Richard Damon, 6 dec 2008.