Corp. John Thompson, R. S.

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John Thomasson, Corporal

Also Known As: "Thomasson", "Thomason", "Thompson", "Tomson", "Thomaston", "Thomson", "Thopson"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Ireland
Death: Died in Ashville, St. Clair, AL, USA
Immediate Family:

Husband of Eleanor "Nelly" Thomasson Dimond
Father of Margaret Mitchell Thomasson; Eleanor Mitchell Thomasson (Thomason); James Thomasson; Matthew Thomasson; William John Thomasson and 2 others
Brother of Sarah Strong Thompson

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About Corp. John Thompson, R. S.

A Patriot of the American Revolution for NORTH CAROLINA with the rank of CORPORAL. DAR Ancestor # A114262

John Thompson/Thomasson:

He came to America through Pennsylvania, and then to Guilford Courthouse, NC. After the Revolutionary War, he moved to Georgia, settling in Elbert, County. He served as a corporal of artillery in North Carolina.

John is in high profile in the Guilford Co. records but was within that part that went into Rockingham Co. in 1786. He is identified as a builder of a bridge, for example. The family was in Elbert Co., GA by 1805 and when new lands were opened in Alabama, they moved to St. Clair, Co., AL. He had served in the Revolution, as a corporal of artillery in North Carolina.

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Corp. John Thompson, R. S.'s Timeline

1727
September 13, 1727
Ireland
1777
March 30, 1777
- March 30, 1777
Age 49
Granville, NC, USA
1780
1780
Age 52
South Carolina, United States
1780
Age 52
South Carolina, United States
1781
December 8, 1781
Age 54
1795
1795
Age 67
Elbert, Elberton, GA, USA
1825
1825
Age 97
Ashville, St. Clair, AL, USA
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