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Charley Edgar Thompson

Charley Edgar Thompson

Male 1885 - 1971  (86 years)

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  • Name Charley Edgar Thompson 
    Born 12 Jun 1885  Mercer County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 Aug 1971  Ellsworth, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 27 Aug 1971  Brewster Cemetery, Brewster, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I15  Thompson
    Last Modified 5 Mar 2004 

    Father William Sheldon Thompson,   b. 28 Apr 1860, Shelby County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1946, Brewster, Thomas County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Nancy Ann Cox,   b. 05 Jan 1859, Mercer County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Feb 1937, Rawlins County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 31 Aug 1882  Mercer County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    William Sheldon Thompson and Nancy Ann Cox and Children.
    William Sheldon Thompson and Nancy Ann Cox and Children.
    William Sheldon Thompson and Nancy Ann Cox and Children, Bert (5) in front, Charley (4) in back Willie (2) held by WS, Bessie (5 months) held by Nancy. Taken about June 1889.
    Charley Edgar Thompson
    Charley Edgar Thompson
    Taken about 1906.
    William Sheldon And Nancy Ann (Cox)Thompson's Children
    William Sheldon And Nancy Ann (Cox)Thompson's Children
    Left to Right: Elmer, Idonia, Fred, Addie, Ivan, Bessie, Charley and Chancy Thompson. Only one missing is William, he passed away in 1924.
    Charley Edgar Thompson
    Charley Edgar Thompson
    Charley Edgar Thompson
    Charley Edgar Thompson
    Charley Edgar Thompson
    Charley Edgar Thompson

    Documents
    1920 United States Federal Census Record - Rotate Township, Rawlins County, Kansas - Sheet 3
    1920 United States Federal Census Record - Rotate Township, Rawlins County, Kansas - Sheet 3
    1925 - Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925 Record - Rotate, Rawlins County, Kansas
    1925 - Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925 Record - Rotate, Rawlins County, Kansas
    1910 United States Federal Census Record - Hale, Thomas County, Kansas - Sheet 1
    1910 United States Federal Census Record - Hale, Thomas County, Kansas - Sheet 1
    1900 United States Federal Census Record - Somersett Township, Mercer County, Missouri - Sheet 4
    1900 United States Federal Census Record - Somersett Township, Mercer County, Missouri - Sheet 4
    1905 - Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925 Record - Barrett, Thomas County. Kansas - Page 5
    1905 - Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925 Record - Barrett, Thomas County. Kansas - Page 5

    Headstones
    Thompson, Charley Edgar
    Thompson, Charley Edgar
    Charley E. Thompson, 1885 - 1971.

  • Notes 
    • Never Married.

      No Children.

      Obit:
      Charles Thompson
      Services were held Friday morning for Charles Thompson, 86, a long-time resident and retired farmer of the Brewster Community.
      Services were held at the First Methodist Church in Brewster with Rev. H. Gene Shoemaker officiating. Burial was in the Brewster Cemetery.
      He was born June 12, 1885 in Missouri and came to Kansas in 1903. He farmed with his father north of Brewster for many years. In 1943, he moved to Brewster and lived there until he became ill. The past four years have been spent in a rest home.
      Thompson's parents, two brothers and one sister preceded him in death.
      Surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Addie McAdams of Wray, Colo., and Mrs. Bill Wright of Brewster; three brothers, Fred Thompson, Brewster, Ivan Thompson, Goodland and Alex Thompson, Denver.
      Harrison Chapel of Colby handled arrangememnts.

      Obit:
      Obituary
      Charle Thompson was born in Mercer County, Missouri, June 12, 1885. He died in the Good Samaritan Home in Ellsworth, Kansas, August 25, 1971 at the age of 86 years, 2 months and 14 days.
      He came to Kansas with his parents in 1903 in a covered wagon. He farmed with his father north of Brewster. In 1943 he moved into Brewster where he lived until he became ill. For the past four years he has been in rest homes.
      He is preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and one sister. He is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Addie McAdams of Wray, Colorado; Mrs. Bill Wright of Brewster; three brothers, Fred Thompson of Brewster, Ivan Thompson of Goodland, Alex Thompson of Denver, Colorado, a host of nieces and nephews and friends.
      He was converted and baptized in the Pilgrim Holiness Church.

      Obit:
      Rites held for Charles Thompson
      Funeral services were held this morning for Charles Thompson, 86, a long-time resident and retired farmer of the Brewster Community.
      The services were held at the First Methodist Church in Brewster with Rev. H. Gene Shoemaker officiating.
      Burial was in the Brewster Cemetery.
      Thompson was born June 12, 1885 in Mercer County, Mo., and came to Kansas with his parents in a covered wagon in 1903. He farmed with his father north of Brewster for many years.
      In 1943 he moved to Brewster and lived there until he became ill. He had lived in rest homes the past four years.
      Thompson is preceded in death by his parents, two brothers and one sister.
      He is survived by two sisters, Mrs. Addie McAdams of Wray, Colo., and Mrs. Bill Wright of Brewster; three brothers, Fred Thompson, Brewster, Ivan Thompson, Goodland and Alex Thompson, Denver.
      Harrison Chapel of Colby handles arrangements.


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