Settled in Brighouse
In the 19-20thC the Thompsons were living and working in Brighouse, Yorkshire . This page is a summary of the main line of family descendants
It is a specific branch - there will be others.
Horace & Mary Thompson - ~1961
The Thompson line is a primary strand of the family tree. The earliest records, documented by Gerald Crowther, are late 18thC.
Family Generation index: Thompson
The table below outlines the successive generations of families from the late 18thC..
See also for the individuals index.
|Family name||Spouse||Family||Gen. Index||Decade born|
|William Thompson||spouse||William & spouse Thompson||118||1770's|
|George Thompson||Mary Fenton||George & Mary Thompson||119||~1800's|
|John Thompson||Susannah Clayton||John & Susannah Thompson||120||1830's|
|George Thompson||Martha Dunmore||George & Martha Thompson||121||1860's|
|Horace Thompson||Mary Kelly||Horace & Mary Thompson||122||1890's|
|Alice Thompson||Peter Crowther||Peter & Alice Crowther||123||1920's|
- The generation index orders all generations by a serial number.
- A generation index of 120 will relate to a birth in the early 19thC.
- Living generations 124 and 125 also exist.
- The generation index number is used on the website to relate generations across families
Generations of the family appear to have been born in Brighouse, apart from Horace who was born in Liverpool, but then moved to Brighouse.
Thompson descendents still live in Brighouse today
Further work is required to:
- Locations the family lived.
There are no known photographs of the Thompson family prior to the 1950's.
Start: 01 Jan 1770
References & Links:
|20141214||Thompson family name geography|
To Gerald Crothwer for the research material for this page.
Updated KJM 14 December 2014