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Niels Andrew Thompson

Birthdate: (37)
Birthplace: Tolne, Nordjylland, Danmark
Death: December 22, 1887 (37)
Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, USA
Place of Burial: Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, USA, Plot: 36-9
Immediate Family:

Son of Peder Nielson Thompson, Sr. and Mary Thompson
Husband of Harriet Ann Welker
Father of Harriet Adelia Ward; Niels Hyrum Thompson; Martin Wesley Thompson; Mary Alice Thompson and Joseph Andrew Thompson
Brother of Peter Lendum Thompson, Jr and Josphine Rasmussen

Occupation: Married Harriet Ann Welker nov. 15, 1875 in Salt Lake City, UT
Managed by: Della Dale Smith-Pistelli
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About Niels Andrew Thompson

According to Find A, the above photo depicts Peter Thompson, Mary Jensen Thompson and their first born son, Niels Andrew Thompson, who was born March 23, 1850, in Bramholdt, Denmark. His father, Lendum Peter Thompson, was born August 6, 1825, in Lendum, Hjrrng, Denmark. Lendum Peter Thompson's parents were Niels Christian Thompson and Maren Jensen. Niels Andrew Thompson's mother, Mary Jensen Thompson, was born in Tolne, Denmark, June 29, 1826. She was the daughter of Martin Jensen and Anna Christensen. She passed away August 15, 1899, in Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho. Lendum Peter Thompson passed away May 12, 1913, also in Bloomingrton. They were both buried in the Bloomington Cemetery.

Niels Andrew Thompson married Harriet Ann Welker, who was born December 3, 1857, in Willard, Box Elder, to Jacob Stoker Welker and his wife, Harriet Angeline Lish Welker. Niels and Harriet had at least 5 children, Harriett Adelia, born in 1877, Niels Hyrum, born in 1880, and Mary Alice, born in 1884, Martin Wesley Thompson and Joseph Andrew Thompson. Niels passed away in 1887, leaving Harriet a 30 year old widow. She married Thomas Ward, born in 1838, who was almost 20 years older than Harriet. They had one daughter, Annie, who was born and died August 8, 1899. Thomas had been married before to Ann Reese Ward, who passed away in 1892. They had eight children, Margaret Ann, 1866, Mary, 1870, Thomas Reese, 1873, Emma Elizabeth, 1876, John Mahonri, 1878, George Henry, 1881, Abram, 1885, and Peter, 1887.

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Niels Andrew Thompson's Timeline

May 23, 1850
Tolne, Nordjylland, Danmark
August 21, 1877
Age 27
Bloomington, ID, USA
March 7, 1880
Age 29
Bloomington, Bear Lake County, Idaho Territory, United States
March 5, 1882
Age 31
Bloomington, ID, USA
August 11, 1884
Age 34
Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, USA
June 3, 1887
Age 37
Bloomington, ID, USA
December 22, 1887
Age 37
Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, USA
Bloomington, Bear Lake, Idaho, USA, Plot: 36-9