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From: "Michael K. Hendrix" <>
Subject: [THOMPSON-L] THOMPSON, David - d: ca 1801, Rutherford Co., NC
Date: Mon, 22 Mar 1999 14:43:12 -0600


I had to drop off the list some time ago and am re-posting my wife's
Thompson information. Her earliest known Thompson ancestor is David
Thompson who died about 1801 in Rutherford Co., NC having a wife
Eleanor [ ? ] and children William and Eleanor (who married a ?
McMurry). Son William (b: 1760, NC; d: 5 Feb. 1811, Anderson Co., TN)
married Mary Tabor on 8 Jan. 1784, Rutherford Co., NC and had the
following children:
(1) David - b: 12 Dec. 1784, Rutherford Co., NC; d: 1799, NC.
(2) John - b: 17 May 1787, Rutherford Co., NC.
(3) Elizabeth - b: 21 Apr. 1789, Rutherford Co., NC; m: [Samuel C.]
Young.
(4) William - b: 15 May 1791, Rutherford Co., NC.
(5) Jehoida - b: 6 May 1793, Rutherford Co., NC; d: 29 Apr. 1872,
Franklin Co., AR; m: Margaret (Peggy) Green, ca 1817, Rutherford Co.,
NC.
(6) Eleanor - b: 25 Jan. 1796, Rutherford Co., NC; m: Pleasant
Johnson.
(7) Mary (Polly) - b: 16 May 1798, Rutherford Co., NC; d: 21 Dec.
1881, Union Co., TN; m: Jesse Lewis.
(8) Margaret (Peggy) - b: 28 Apr. 1801, Rutherford Co., NC.
(9) James G. - b: 28 June 1803, Rutherford Co., NC.
(10) Caswell C. - b: 15 Aug. 1805, Rutherford Co., NC.
(11) Jonathan - b: 17 July 1808, NC/TN; d: 29/30 Dec. 1863, Anderson
Co., TN; m: Jane Eliza Lucy Hall, 10 Nov. 1836, Knox Co., TN.
(12) Almon - b: 28 Aug. 1811, Anderson Co., TN.

My wife descends from Jehoida and Peggy Thompson and their children
are given below:
(1) William A. - b: ca 1818, [Rutherford Co.], NC; d: 13 Jan. 1864,
Atlanta, GA; m: Nancy Ann [ ? ].
(2) Mary (Pop) - b: ca 1820, [Rutherford Co.], NC; m: Henry Mullens,
ca 1843, Walker Co., GA.
(3) [son] - b: ca 1822, NC/TN.
(4) Henry - b: 9 June 1823, Anderson Co., TN; d: 3 Jan. 1893, Crawford
Co., AR; m: (1) Mary Ellen Williams, 28 Oct. 1846, Walker Co., GA; m:
(2) Ann Cobb, 18 Jan. 1860, Walker Co., GA.
(5) Thomas - b: ca 1825, [TN]; d: (Civil War); m: Matilda [ ? ].
(6) John Dial - b: ca Oct. 1828, [McMinn Co.], TN; d: 8 Dec. 1862,
Danville, VA; m: Nancy Ann Vaughn, ca 1851, Walker Co., GA
(7) Casswell Cobb - b: 6 July 1830, [McMinn Co.], TN; d: 17 Sep. 1862,
Sharpsburg, MD; m: Sarah Ann McClure, 7 Oct. 1852, Walker Co., GA.
(8) Amanda Caroline - b: 10 Nov. 1835, Walker Co., GA; d: 24 May 1902,
Palo Pinto Co., TX; m: David H. McClure, ca 1852, Walker Co., GA.
(9) Andrew - b: ca 1837, Walker Co., GA; d: (Civil War).

My wife descends from Henry Thompson and his first wife Mary E.
Williams through their son Thomas Cicero Thompson (b: 24 Dec. 1849,
Walker Co., GA; d: 22 Oct. 1903, Crawford Co., AR) and his wife
Florence Berthena Scott (d/o Rev. Robert Beane Scott and Mary Ann
Roark). We would like to hear from anyone having additional
information on these Thompson families, particularly concerning the
ancestry of the early David Thompson of Rutherford Co., NC.

Michael K. Hendrix
Pasadena, TX

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