John Thompson

M, #14628, b. 4 May 1695, d. 1783
Father*Hugh Thompson b. 22 Dec 1660, d. 11 Sep 1719
Mother*Margaret Craig b. c 1673
ChartsThompson (paternal side) - Robert Almer Thompson
ReferenceT128
Note*  JV Thompson Journals vol. 7, p. 144-145, vol. 16, p. 52-53; vol. 20, p. 456 Helen Wetnight, 365 Holly Hill Road, Oldsmar, FL 34677who cites a handwritten 9 page document prepared by Katherine Mayes Thompson states he was apprenticed to Robert wilson, dyer, from which apprenticeship he was released in 1709. He emigrated to Lancaster Co., PA about 1733 & had warrants to land Sept 10, 1736 & Dec 6, 1738. He removed to Cumberland Co., PA which was organized Jan 27, 1750 & died there aged 88 years where his oldest son, Isaac, administered on his estate. 
Source* Source.1 
Birth*4 May 1695 John Thompson was born on 4 May 1695 at Letterkenny, Donegal, Ireland. 
Marriage*between 16 October 1718 and 1719 He married Mary Wilson, daughter of Robert Wilson and Agnes Gilmore, between 16 October 1718 and 1719 at Ireland. 
Death*1783 John Thompson died in 1783 at Cumberland Valley, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania. 

Family

Mary Wilson b. 4 Aug 1698
Children
Last Edited10 Jan 2004

Citations

  1. [S179] Gedcom made from J.V. Thompson Journals on Ancestry World Tree Cheralynn Wilson: e-mail address.