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John H. Thompson

Birthdate: (71)
Birthplace: Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
Death: August 11, 1916 (71)
Paxton, IL, USA
Place of Burial: Elliott, Ford County, Illinois, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Hans T. Branvig and Synneva Olsdotter Brandvig
Husband of Anna Skjold Thompson
Father of Hans Olai Thompson; Severine M. Thompson; Oliver Thompson; Anton Amandus Thompson; Ole John Thompson and 1 other
Brother of Anna Hansdtr; Anne Hansdatter Tvedt; Sonneva Hansdtr; Madel Hansdtr; Barbro Hansdtr and 2 others
Half brother of Anna Johnson

Occupation: Farmer
Managed by: Kitty Munson Cooper
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About John H. Thompson

From "Find A Grave":

Birth: Mar. 6, 1845 Bergen Bergen kommune Hordaland fylke, Norway Death: Aug. 11, 1916 Paxton Ford County Illinois, USA

John arrived in the United States in 1860 an took his oath of allegience on 6 November 1866.

John enlisted in 1862 as a member of Co. D 36th IL INF (Database of 1929 Illinois Honor Roll Vol.1 P.654) Civil War. He also joined a regiment in Kentucky. He participated in the battle of Stone River, Tennessee, after which he was taken sick and sent to hsopital in Louisville, Kentucky. He recovered and rejoined his command and then discharged in August 2865 after the war.

On 28 September 1871 John married Anna Holverson in Kendall County, Illinois.

John was the son of Hans Tolleson Brandvig and Susie Olson.


Family links:

Parents:
 Hans T Brandvig (1801 - 1886)

Spouse:
 Anna H Halvorson Thompson (1848 - 1928)

Children:
 Hans O. Thompson (1872 - 1936)*
 Oliver Thompson (1875 - 1952)*
 Anton A Thompson (1876 - 1955)*
 Henry Bertraim Thompson (1884 - 1969)*
 Henry Thompson (1884 - 1969)*
 Ole J. Thompson (1886 - 1950)*

Siblings:
 Anna T Hanson Olson (____ - 1906)*
 Tollef Hanson (1835 - 1917)*
 Ole H. Thompson (1838 - 1884)*
 Britha Monson (1840 - 1933)*
 John H Thompson (1845 - 1916) 
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John H. Thompson's Timeline

1845
March 5, 1845
Bergen, Hordaland, Norway
1872
April 17, 1872
Age 27
1873
August 12, 1873
Age 28
Yorkville, Kendall, IL, USA
1875
February 14, 1875
Age 29
Paxton, Ford, IL, USA
1877
September 3, 1877
Age 32
Patton, Ford, Illinois, Usa
1884
August 10, 1884
Age 39
Paxton, Ford, IL, USA
1886
October 31, 1886
Age 41
Paxton, Ford, IL, USA
1916
August 11, 1916
Age 71
Paxton, IL, USA
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Elliott, Ford County, Illinois, United States