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Henry Thompson

Birthdate: (89)
Birthplace: New York, USA
Death: February 8, 1911 (89)
Los Angeles, California, USA
Place of Burial: Altadena, Los Angeles, California, USA
Immediate Family:

Son of Roswell Thompson and Jane Thompson
Husband of Ruth Thompson
Father of Ella Jane Towne
Brother of Dauphin Adolphus Thompson; William P. Thompson and Isabel Brown

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About Henry Thompson

Henry Thompson, the son-in-law of John Brown, was an abolitionist who participated in the Pottawatomie Massacre in which five pro-slavery settlers were hacked to death in Kansas in 1856. His brothers, Dauphin and William, were both killed in the raid on Harper's Ferry.

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Henry Thompson's Timeline

January 21, 1822
New York, USA
May 9, 1856
Age 34
February 8, 1911
Age 89
Los Angeles, California, USA
Altadena, Los Angeles, California, USA