I am looking for the parents of my ggg grandfather Robert W. Thompson. Some in the family say he came from North Carolina and his last name was sometimes spelled Thomson. Below is the line I have so far it dead ends at Robert. Been searching for this ma
Alva Monroe Thompson
B. 6/12/1887 in Randolph County, Indiana
D. 11/04/1969 in Lynn, Indiana
Married: Myrtle Adonna Cox on 3/04/1909 in Randolph County, Indiana.
Benjamin Franklin Thompson
B. 9/25/1852 Randolph County, Indiana
D.2/07/1925 Lynn, Indiana
Married: Elizabeth (Libby or Lizzy) Abshire.
Great Great Grandfather
Ephraim B Thompson
B. 1825 Washington, Randolph, Indiana
D. 10/15/1864 Florence, South Carolina at prisoner of war camp of dysentery.
Married: Matilda L Hunt on 1/23/1852 in Randolph County, Indiana.
Great Great Great Grandfather
Robert W. Thompson
B. btwn 1777 & 1799 possibly North or South Carolina
D. August 1848 in Randolph County Indiana buried in the Bethel Cemetery in Wayne County Indiana near Crete.
Married: Nancy Bowen on 4/20/1820 in Randolph County Indiana. Robert may have had another wife prior to Nancy, no one knows. He was in his 50s when he married Nancy. Nancy also remarried a Hugh Stephenson after Robert died.