Hugh Thompson

M, #14642, b. 22 December 1660, d. 11 September 1719
Father*William Thompson b. 7 Jul 1630, d. bt 1687 - 1689
Mother*Mary Fordyce b. 1 Dec 1638
ChartsThompson (paternal side) - Robert Almer Thompson
Note*  J.V. Thompson Journals, vol. 21, p. 312-313; vol. 22 p. 567H elen Wetnight, 365 Holly Hill Road, Oldsmar, FL 34677who cites a handwritten 9 page document prepared by Katherine Mayes Thompson states he emigrated in 1683 to Clogh, Antrim, Ireland where he was married. Hugh Thomson had been on April 18, 1689 sworn & admitted as an inhabitant of Letterkenny & on Sept 11, 1690 leased an acre of land for 21 years. He was a blacksmith, 'a big strong man' & a public spirited citizen. He died intestate. 
Source* Source.1 
Birth*22 December 1660 Hugh Thompson was born on 22 December 1660 at Faichfield or Leith, Lanarkshire, Scotland. 
Marriage*4 June 1693 He married Margaret Craig, daughter of Samuel Craig and Margaret Patterson, on 4 June 1693 at Clogh, Antrim, Ireland. 
Death*11 September 1719 Hugh Thompson died on 11 September 1719 at Letterkenny, Donegal, Ireland, at age 58. 


Margaret Craig b. c 1673
Last Edited10 Jan 2004


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