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James Thompson Family


 

Descendants of James Thompson

 

Compiled by Susy Wetz from the original records of Elsie Thompson

Generation No. 1

 

        1.  James1 Thompson  He married Mary L Laughlin, daughter of Robert Laughlin and Nancy McMullough.  She was born 1768 in Washington Co PA.

 

Notes for James Thompson:

1804 Tax List, South Beaver Township

Thompson, James, 200 acres, 1 horse, 2 cows

 

1815 south Beaver Twp Tax List

Thompson, James, 200 acres, 1 horse, 1 cow.

       

Children of James Thompson and Mary Laughlin are:

+      2                 i.    John2 Thompson, born 1795 in PA; died 1864 in Beaver Co PA.

        3                ii.    Benjamin Thompson.

        4               iii.    Nancy Thompson.

        5               iv.    Nellie Thompson.

        6                v.    Rebecca Thompson.

        7               vi.    Sarah Thompson.

 

 

Generation No. 2

 

        2.  John2 Thompson (James1) was born 1795 in PA, and died 1864 in Beaver Co PA.  He married Hannah Unknown.  She was born 1794 in PA, and died 1852.

 

Notes for John Thompson:

1850 Census Greene Twp Beaver Co PA

John 55 Farmer PA

Hannah 56 PA

Mary 33 PA

Elizabeth 23 PA

Margaret 21 PA

Rachel 17 PA

John 19 PA

William 16 PA

Milton 14 PA

Nancy Hays 1 PA

 

1825 Greene Twp Tax list

Thompson, John, Esq., 100 acres, 1 horse, 1 cow, post of profit

 

 

       

Children of John Thompson and Hannah Unknown are:

        8                 i.    Mary3 Thompson, born 1817.

        9                ii.    Elizabeth Thompson, born 1827.

        10             iii.    Margaret Thompson, born 1829.

        11             iv.    John Thompson, born 1831.

 

Notes for John Thompson:

???John G. Thompson. Mustered in Feb. 9, 1864. Wounded at Wilderness May, 1864;

transferred to Co. D, 53d P.V., May 30, 1865; discharged by general orders

July 6, 1865. Mt. Pleasant, Pa.???

 

 

 

+      12              v.    William Thompson, born 1834 in Beaver Co PA.

        13             vi.    Milton Thompson, born 1836.

        14            vii.    Rachel Thompson, born 1839.

 

 

Generation No. 3

 

        12.  William3 Thompson (John2, James1) was born 1834 in Beaver Co PA.  He met Lucinda Potts, daughter of Thomas Potts and Nancy Potts.  She was born 27 Mar 1837 in Beaver Co PA, and died 09 Oct 1899 in Toronto Ohio.

 

Notes for William Thompson:

List of Civil War veterans from Hancock Co WV

Private Wm Thompson

12th Regiment Co I

 

Notes for Lucinda Potts:

1880 census Liverpool Twp Columbiana Co OH

Lucinda Potts 43 PA Parents b. PA

George Potts son 24 PA (Probably George H Thompson)

John Potts 12

Matilda Hays Niece 18 OH Visitor

Rachel Hays Neice 15 OH Visitor

 

Lucinda POTTS died in Jeff.Co. 9 Oct.1899. She had sons;Thomas GREEN of Jeff.Co.b.1854,d/ 10 Jan.1904.:George H.THOMPSON b. 1855,d. 1918. Believe he was married in Jeff.Co. to Minerva JEWELL.:James R.THOMPSON b. 1857,d. 31 Oct. 1904: John J.POTTS. b. 1868, d. 19 Mar. 1913.- She was never married.

 

 

       

Children of William Thompson and Lucinda Potts are:

        15               i.    Thomas4 Green, born 1854 in Jefferson Co OH; died 10 Jan 1904.

+      16              ii.    George Henry Thompson, born 09 Oct 1855 in Beaver Co PA; died 04 Dec 1918 in East Liverpool, OH.

        17             iii.    James R Thompson, born 1857; died 04 Oct 1904.

        18             iv.    John L Potts, born 1868; died 19 Mar 1913.

 

 

Generation No. 4

 

        16.  George Henry4 Thompson (William3, John2, James1) was born 09 Oct 1855 in Beaver Co PA, and died 04 Dec 1918 in East Liverpool, OH.  He married Minerva Jane Jewell 1883 in Hancock co. WV, daughter of John Jewell and Sarah Crow.  She was born 06 Jan 1865 in Hancock Co WV, and died 05 Jul 1942 in Madison Twp Columbiana Co OH.

 

Notes for George Henry Thompson:

 

THOMPSON GEORGE 

County Name: COLUMBIANA Date of Death: 12/4/1918 

Volume Number: 2810 Certificate Number: 86219

 

 

 

More About George Henry Thompson:

Burial: Presbyterian Church, Long's Run East Liverpool, OH

 

More About Minerva Jane Jewell:

Burial: Presbyterian Church, Long's Run OH

       

Children of George Thompson and Minerva Jewell are:

+      19               i.    Lucinda Ellen5 Thompson, born Jun 1884 in PA.

+      20              ii.    James Rosper Thompson, born 12 Jun 1886 in Hancock Co WV; died 05 Jun 1969 in Toronto Jefferson Co Ohio.

        21             iii.    George Thompson, born 08 Jul 1888.

+      22             iv.    Robert Marion Thompson, born 11 May 1889 in Toronto Jefferson Co Ohio; died 13 Jul 1944 in Wellsville Columbiana Co Ohio.

+      23              v.    Anna Sarah Thompson, born 27 Sep 1892 in Toronto Jefferson Co Ohio; died 28 Aug 1921 in Springhill Cemetery, Wellsville, Columbiana Co Ohio.

+      24             vi.    Rozena May Thompson, born 20 Apr 1895 in Toronto Ohio; died 19 May 1981.

+      25            vii.    Nancy Margaret Thompson, born Apr 1899 in Toronto, Jefferson Co, Ohio; died 22 Dec 1976.

+      26           viii.    Jennie Irene Thompson, born 1901 in Toronto Ohio; died 06 Jan 1962.

+      27             ix.    Ruby Maud Emma Thompson, born 15 Jan 1904; died Sep 1963.

+      28              x.    George Matthew Thompson, born 31 Aug 1906 in Smiths Ferry PA; died 18 Jan 1990.

 

 

Generation No. 5

 

        19.  Lucinda Ellen5 Thompson (George Henry4, William3, John2, James1) was born Jun 1884 in PA.  She married James Franklin Farnsworth, son of Jule Davis and Margaret Farnsworth.  He was born 1878 in WV.

 

Notes for James Franklin Farnsworth:

1920 Census East Liverpool Columbiana Ohio

Frank Farnsworth head 38 OH fa. b WV, Mo B. WV

Lucinda wife 34 WV

George son 16 PA

Ruby dau 14 OH

Berlie dau 12 WV

Mildred dau 8 WV

Virginia dau 5WV

James son ?/12 OH

Minerva Thompson MotherL 55 Oh fa. b. PA, Mo b. Oh

       

Children of Lucinda Thompson and James Farnsworth are:

        29               i.    George6 Farnsworth, born 1904.  He married Mary Copestick.

        30              ii.    Ruby Farnsworth, born 1906.  She married (1) Raymond Gallaway.  She married (2) Andrew Morris.

        31             iii.    Berlie Marie Farnsworth, born 1908.  She married Earl Edward Stanley.

        32             iv.    Mildred Farnsworth, born 1912.  She married (1) Theodore Gorby.  She married (2) William Heaton.

        33              v.    Virginia Farnsworth, born 1915.  She married Dannie Copestick.

        34             vi.    James Farnsworth, born 1919.  He married Lendora Schmidt.

        35            vii.    June Farnsworth.  She married (1) Richard Hess.  She married (2) Chester Schoolcraft.

        36           viii.    Betty Farnsworth, born 1925; died 1962.  She married Herbert Fisher.

 

 

        20.  James Rosper5 Thompson (George Henry4, William3, John2, James1) was born 12 Jun 1886 in Hancock Co WV, and died 05 Jun 1969 in Toronto Jefferson Co Ohio.  He married (1) Dorothy Green.  She was born 1889, and died 28 Mar 1909.  He married (2) Cora Bushling Aft. 1909.  She was born 1886 in Ohio.

 

Notes for James Rosper Thompson:

1920 census Knox Twp Jefferson Co Ohio

James R Thompson 32 WV Fa. b. US, Mo b. OH

Cora E Wife 34 OH Fa. b OH, Mo B. Oh

Gladys Bushling s. dau 11 Oh

Beulah Thompson dau 7 OH

Charles H son 5 OH

 

Notes for Dorothy Green:

Buried in unmarked graves with her three children

 

More About Dorothy Green:

Burial: Jewell Plot, Georgetown Cemetery, Georgetown PA

       

Children of James Thompson and Dorothy Green are:

        37               i.    Mabel6 Thompson.

        38              ii.    Infant Thompson.

        39             iii.    Roy Thompson, born Mar 1909; died 11 Apr 1909.

 

       

Children of James Thompson and Cora Bushling are:

        40               i.    Gladys Pauline6 Bushing, born 19 Apr 1908.  She married Clayton McKnight.

        41              ii.    Beulah Mae Thompson, born 21 Feb 1912.  She married Harry Thresher.

        42             iii.    Charles Herbert Thompson, born 30 May 1914.  He married Emma Elizabeth Jarvis; born 10 Mar 1916.

        43             iv.    James Rosper Jr Thompson, born 06 Aug 1921.  He married Merian Bartlett.

 

 

        22.  Robert Marion5 Thompson (George Henry4, William3, John2, James1) was born 11 May 1889 in Toronto Jefferson Co Ohio, and died 13 Jul 1944 in Wellsville Columbiana Co Ohio.  He married Lottie Agnes Glasure 11 May 1907 in Beaver Co PA.  She was born 23 Aug 1886 in New Cumberland WV, and died 29 Sep 1938 in East Liverpool Ohio.

 

More About Robert Marion Thompson:

Burial: New Salem Cemetery, Beaver Co. PA

 

More About Lottie Agnes Glasure:

Burial: New Salem Cemetery, Beaver Co. PA

       

Children of Robert Thompson and Lottie Glasure are:

        44               i.    Arthur James6 Glasure, born 18 Dec 1906; died 05 Feb 1973.  He married Elnora Copestick.

 

More About Arthur James Glasure:

Burial: Long Run Presbyterian Church Yard, East Liverpool OH

 

        45              ii.    George Hector Thompson, born 1909.

 

Notes for George Hector Thompson:

Died in infancy

 

        46             iii.    Henry Marion Thompson, born 11 Nov 1910; died 24 Sep 1964.  He married Mildred Elizabeth Wright; born 12 Jan 1911.

 

More About Henry Marion Thompson:

Burial: Columbiana Memorial Cemetery, East Liverpool OH

 

        47             iv.    Oscar Henry Thompson, born 05 Mar 1912.  He married Ruth Marian Murphy.

        48              v.    John Lloyd Thompson, born 07 Feb 1913.  He married Betty Louke.

        49             vi.    George Floyd Thompson, born 07 Feb 1913; died 09 Aug 1941.  He married Anna Tuttle.

 

More About George Floyd Thompson:

Burial: New Salem Cemetery, Beaver Co. PA

 

        50            vii.    Paul Rosper Thompson, born 10 Oct 1915.  He married (1) Lila McMillian.  He married (2) Lois Hague.


 

23.  Anna Sarah5 Thompson (George Henry4, William3, John2, James1) was born 27 Sep 1892 in Toronto Jefferson Co Ohio, and died 28 Aug 1921 in Springhill Cemetery, Wellsville, Columbiana Co Ohio.  She married Lucius Wooster.  He was born 1891 in Ohio.

 

Notes for Lucius Wooster:

1920 Census Saline Jefferson OH

Lucius Wooster 39 OH

Anna Wife 27 OH

William H son 6 WV

Nellie V dau 5 WV

Clyde L son 3 OH

Harlan E son 1 OH

Pearl dau 3M OH

 

       

Children of Anna Thompson and Lucius Wooster are:

        51               i.    William H.6 Wooster, born 21 Apr 1913; died 30 May 1980.  He married (1) Laurie Unknown.  He married (2) LaVerne Vaughn.

        52              ii.    Nellie V Wooster, born 1915.

        53             iii.    Clyde L Wooster, born 1917.

        54             iv.    Harlan E Wooster, born 1919.

        55              v.    Pearl Wooster, born 1920.

 

 

        24.  Rozena May5 Thompson (George Henry4, William3, John2, James1) was born 20 Apr 1895 in Toronto Ohio, and died 19 May 1981.  She married (1) Elsworth Ours.  He was born 1891, and died 1926.  She married (2) William Andrew Copestick.  He was born 17 Jun 1906.

 

More About Rozena May Thompson:

Burial: Spring Hill Cemetery Wellsville, Ohio

 

Notes for Elsworth Ours:

1920 census Lebanon Meigs co OHIO

Elsworth Ours 29 OH

Rosy wife 24 OH

Helen L dau 2 OH

       

Children of Rozena Thompson and Elsworth Ours are:

        56               i.    Helen Lee6 Ours, born 14 Jul 1917.

        57              ii.    Mary Thelma Copestick, born 29 Jul 1928.

 

       

Children of Rozena Thompson and William Copestick are:

        58               i.    Eva Jane6 Copestick, born 11 Oct 1929.  She married Glen Bates.

        59              ii.    Rozena May Copestick, born 24 Apr 1931.  She married (1) Charles Keyser.  She married (2) Willard Eli Fellour; born 16 May 1918.

        60             iii.    Shirley Viola Copestick, born 16 Apr 1934.  She married William Saling.

        61             iv.    William Howard Copestick, born 04 Jun 1935.  He married Sandra Landry.

        62              v.    Charles Leroy Copestick, born 19 Dec 1940.  He married (1) Linda Nation.  He married (2) Rebecca Pelfery.

 

 

        25.  Nancy Margaret5 Thompson (George Henry4, William3, John2, James1) was born Apr 1899 in Toronto, Jefferson Co, Ohio, and died 22 Dec 1976.  She married (1) James McGeorge.    She married (2) Franklin Miller. 

 

More About Nancy Margaret Thompson:

Burial: Spring Hill Cemetery Wellsville, Ohio

       

Children of Nancy Thompson and Franklin Miller are:

        63               i.    Son6 Miller, died in Infancy.

        64              ii.    Paul Miller, born 1918.  He married Mary Boley.

 

 

        26.  Jennie Irene5 Thompson (George Henry4, William3, John2, James1) was born 1901 in Toronto Ohio, and died 06 Jan 1962.  She married Edward Lou Auwerter.  He died 1943.

 

More About Jennie Irene Thompson:

Burial: Spring Hill Cemetery Wellsville, Ohio

 

More About Edward Lou Auwerter:

Burial: New Salem Cemetery Beaver Co PA

       

Children of Jennie Thompson and Edward Auwerter are:

        65               i.    Edward Linton6 Auwerter.

        66              ii.    Carl Auwerter, born 1926.  He married Mary Unknown.

 

 

        27.  Ruby Maud Emma5 Thompson (George Henry4, William3, John2, James1) was born 15 Jan 1904, and died Sep 1963.  She married James Trott. 

 

More About Ruby Maud Emma Thompson:

Burial: Grandview Cemetery Sebring OH

 

More About James Trott:

Burial: Grandview Cemetery Sebring OH

       

Children of Ruby Thompson and James Trott are:

        67               i.    Laurence Jewell6 Trott, born 13 Jun 1923.  He married Margaret Isabelle Farnsworth; born 02 Dec 1931.

        68              ii.    Janice Trott, born 25 Jul 1926.  She married Lloyd Kesn.

        69             iii.    Ilene Trott, born Jan 1928; died 1930.

        70             iv.    Harry Trott, born 09 May 1938.  He married Shirley Marie Weber; born 29 Dec 1940.

        71              v.    Son Trott, died in Infancy.

 

 

        28.  George Matthew5 Thompson (George Henry4, William3, John2, James1) was born 31 Aug 1906 in Smiths Ferry PA, and died 18 Jan 1990.  He married Elsie May Farnsworth, daughter of Edward Farnsworth and Emma Snyder.  She was born 06 Aug 1906 in Wade, OH, and died 30 Sep 1980 in East Liverpool, OH.

 

More About George Matthew Thompson:

Burial: SpringHill Cemetery, Wellsville, OH

 

Notes for Elsie May Farnsworth:

ELSIE STEELE

  SSN 280-24-8162 Residence:  43920 East Liverpool, Columbiana, OH

  Born 6 Aug 1905 Last Benefit:    

  Died Sep 1980 Issued:  OH (Before 1951)

 

1920 Census Independence Twp Washington Co OH

Elsie Farnsworth 14 Servant, in the home of EE Knowlton

 

More About Elsie May Farnsworth:

Burial: SpringHill Cemetery, Wellsville, OH

       

Children of George Thompson and Elsie Farnsworth are:

        72               i.    Nora Louise6 Thompson, born 1922.  She married Howard Albert (III) Leith.

 

Notes for Howard Albert (III) Leith:

Howard LEITH  

    Birth Date: 25 May 1890 

    Death Date: Nov 1971 

    Social Security Number:  300-30-5200 

    State or Territory Where Number Was Issued:  Ohio

  Death Residence Localities

    ZIP Code: 43968 

    Localities:  Wellsville, Columbiana, Ohio

 

 

 

        73              ii.    Morris Edward Thompson, born 12 Aug 1924 in Wellsville, OH; died 29 May 1977 in Marietta, OH.  He married Dorothy Dixie Hays 17 Mar 1944 in Marietta, Ohio; born 13 Oct 1925 in Newport, OH; died 02 Nov 2000 in Cumming, GA.

 

More About Morris Edward Thompson:

Burial: Newport Cemetery, Washington Co, Newport, OH

 

More About Dorothy Dixie Hays:

Burial: Newport Cemetery, Washington Co, Newport, OH

 

        74             iii.    Robert Vernon Thompson, born 1926.  He married Helen Paris.

        75             iv.    Mary Agnes Thompson, born 02 May 1928; died Bet. 1996 - 2000.  She married Bernard Louis Ference; born 17 Aug 1922; died 05 Mar 1982.

        76              v.    Elsie May Thompson, born 27 Apr 1930; died Bet. 1990 - 1996.

        77             vi.    Joseph Jean Thompson.  He married (1) Sarah Pinkerton.  He married (2) Judith Ann Batcho.

        78            vii.    David William Thompson.  He married (1) Yvonne Jill Barrows; born in England.  He married (2) Marilyn Unknown.

        79           viii.    Lloyd Eugene Thompson, born 12 Jun 1936; died 03 Sep 1937.

 

More About Lloyd Eugene Thompson:

Burial: Springhill Cemetery Wellsville, Ohio

 

        80             ix.    Sonny Daniel Thompson, born 19 Jul 1935; died 17 Oct 1936.

 

More About Sonny Daniel Thompson:

Burial: Springhill Cemetery Wellsville, Ohio

 

        81              x.    Helen Armenthy Thompson.  She married Elmer Lester Martin; born 10 Sep 1935.

        82             xi.    Dorothy Ann Thompson, born 25 Oct 1943; died 26 Jul 1976.

 

More About Dorothy Ann Thompson:

Burial: Springhill Cemetery Wellsville, Ohio

 

        83            xii.    Emma Jane Thompson.  She married (1) Ralph Tice.  She married (2) Ferry Jackson.