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Ivan Coxy Thompson

Ivan Coxy Thompson

Male 1890 - 1977  (86 years)

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  • Name Ivan Coxy Thompson 
    Born 20 Sep 1890  Mercer County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 23 Mar 1977  Colby, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 26 Mar 1977  Goodland Cemetery, Goodland, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I18  Thompson
    Last Modified 15 Feb 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

    Family Julia Frances Smith,   b. 15 Aug 1888, Summerfield, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1969, Goodland, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Married 20 May 1917  Goodland, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Harold Raymond Thompson,   b. 06 Aug 1918, Brewster, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Nov 1991  (Age 73 years)
    +2. Helen Irene Thompson,   b. 23 Jun 1921, Brewster, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1978, Denver, Colorado Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
    +3. Kenneth Ivan Thompson,   b. 20 Sep 1924, Sherman County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1951, Goodland, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2003 
    Family ID F24  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Ivan Coxy Thompson
    Ivan Coxy Thompson
    Taken about 1906
    Ivan Coxy Thompson
    Ivan Coxy Thompson
    Taken in the mid 1950s
    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.
    Ivan Coxy Thompson
    Ivan Coxy Thompson
    Ivan and Elic Thompson taken 21 Dec 1975 at Elic and Thelma's 50th Wedding Anniversary.
    Addie (McAdams) and Ivan Thompson
    Addie (McAdams) and Ivan Thompson
    Taken 21 Dec 1975 at Elic and Thelma's 50th Wedding Anniversary.

    Documents
    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
    Ivan Coxy and Julia Frances Thompson Headstone.
    Ivan Coxy and Julia Frances Thompson Headstone.
    Thompson, J. Frances 1888 - 1969, Ivan C. 1890 - 1977. Located in Site 1.

  • Notes 
    • Ivan C. Thompson
      Long-time Sherman County resident Ivan C. Thompson died last Wednesday at St. Thomas Hospital, at the age of 86.
      Mr. Thompson was born Sept. 20 1890 in Mercer County, MO., to W.S. and Nancy Thompson. In 1899 he traveled to Thomas County in a covered wagon with his parents and eight brothers and sisters. After staying a year, the Thompson family moved back to Missouri, again traveling in a covered wagon. In 1903 they came back to kansas and homesteaded north of Brewster.
      In 1918, Mr. Thompson married Julia Frances Smith in Goodland. She preceded him in death in 1969. Mr. Thompson and his wife farmed in Sherman and Thomas Counties for 74 years. He had been living with hid daughter, Helen Owens, Edson, for several years.
      In addition to his daughter, Mr. Thompson is also survived by a son, Harold, of Olathe, two brothers, Fred of Brewster and Elic of Westminster, Colo., and one sister, Idona Wright, Brewster. Survivors also include 14 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.
      On son, Kenneth, two sisters and three brothers preceded him in death.
      Services were held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. Fr. Merlin Kieffer and Fr. Bob Reif officiated. Burial was in the Goodland Cemetery.


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