Dauphin Adolphus Thompson

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Dauphin Adolphus Thompson

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Birthplace: North Elba, Essex, New York, United States
Death: Died in Harpers Ferry, Jefferson, VA, USA
Cause of death: Killed in the raid on Harpers Ferry
Place of Burial: John Brown Farm Grounds, North Elba, Essex, New York, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Roswell Thompson and Jane Thompson
Brother of Henry Thompson; William P. Thompson and Isabel Brown

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About Dauphin Adolphus Thompson

Dauphin Adolphus Thompson, brother of William Thompson, and one of John Brown's lieutenants, and a North Elba neighbor of the Brown family. Was born April 17, 1838. He was "very quiet, with fair, thoughtful face, curly blonde hair, and baby-blue eyes." His sister Isabel was married to Watson Brown; and Henry Thompson, his elder brother, was married to Ruth, the daughter of John Brown. He was killed in the raid on Harper's Ferry.

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Dauphin Adolphus Thompson's Timeline

1838
April 17, 1838
North Elba, Essex, New York, United States
1859
October 16, 1859
Age 21
Harpers Ferry, Jefferson, VA, USA
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North Elba, Essex, New York, USA