Benjamin Thompson, III

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Benjamin Thompson, III

Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Benjamin Thompson, II and Phebe Thompson
Husband of Abigail 'Nabby Thompson and Elizabeth Thompson
Father of Mary Shaw Nixon
Brother of Samuel Thompson; Amon Thompson; Jeremiah Thompson; Phebe Thompson; Patience Thompson and 3 others

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About Benjamin Thompson, III

Benjamin Thompson 1764 - 1814 was son of Benjamin and Phebe Davis Thompson of Deerfield NJ whose parents were Benjamin and Amy Newcomb Thompson and Arthur and Martha Moore Davis. Benjamin Thompson 1 b 1705 was undoubtedly descended from Thomas Thompson who came to New Jersey from Dublin Ireland in 1677. For the ancestry of Amy Newcomb and Arthur Davis see Appendix X and XI respectively.

Ancestry and Descendants of Lieutendent Jonathan and Tamesin (Barker) Norris ... By Henry McCoy Norris

Fairfield Extracted from Tombstone Inscriptions, Presbyterian Church, Cumberland Co., NJ

Enclosed lot:

  • Benjamin THOMPSON, 3rd, b. 21 Aug 1764, d. 25 Nov 1814
  • Abigail Mulford, his wife, d. 1789, leaving an infant
  • Elizabeth Elmer, his wife, b. 1770, d. 1812
  • His children:
  • John, b. 1790, d. 1797
  • Phebe, b. 1792, d. 1815
  • Ann, b. 1797, d. 1797
  • Elizabeth, b. 1803, d. 1825
  • Jane, b. 1812, d. 1831
  • The remains of his son, Benjamin THOMPSON, 4th, b. 1801, d. 1866, are buried in the Osborn lot near this.
  • His father, Benjamin THOMAS, 2d, b. 11 Aug 1735, d. 2 Jan 1786

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Benjamin Thompson, III's Timeline

August 21, 1764
December 22, 1794
Age 30
Lawrence Township, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States
November 25, 1814
Age 50