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Thompson, A to B

THOMPSON (Soundex T512) — See also CHAVEZ-THOMPSON, COMPSON, HOMPE, MCKAY-THOMPSON, SCHOMP, THOM, THOMPKINS, THOMPSON-GARCIA, THOMSON, TIMPSON, TOMPSON, TUMPSON.

  Thompson, A. B. — of Brunswick, Cumberland County, Maine. Maine state treasurer, 1831. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, A. C. — of New Jersey. Independent candidate for U.S. Representative from New Jersey 5th District, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, A. C. — of Colton, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 10th District, 1929-32. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, A. C. — of Bogue, Graham County, Kan. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Kansas, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Thompson, A. F. — of Minot, Ward County, N.Dak. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from North Dakota, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, A. Garnett See Allison Garnett Thompson
  Thompson, A. H. — of Tyler, Smith County, Tex. Postmaster at Tyler, Tex., 1867-68. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, A. J. — of Wayne County, Mich. Democrat. Candidate in primary for Michigan state senate 3rd District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Thompson, A. L. — of Springdale, Washington County, Ark. Postmaster at Springdale, Ark., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, A. M. — of East Madison, Madison, Somerset County, Maine. Postmaster at East Madison, Maine, 1889. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, A. M. — also known as Doc Thompson — of Marion, Williamson County, Ill. Democrat. Member of Illinois Democratic State Central Committee, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, A. Marshall — Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania secretary of internal affairs, 1922. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, A. N. — of Tacoma, Pierce County, Wash. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Washington, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, A. O. — of Gulfport, Harrison County, Miss. Honorary Vice-Consul for Netherlands in Gulfport, Miss., 1935. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, A. R. — of Patterson, St. Mary Parish, La. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Louisiana, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, A. Scott — of Miami, Ottawa County, Okla. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Oklahoma, 1928 (member, Committee to Notify Vice-Presidential Nominee; speaker). Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, A. W. — of Ukiah, Mendocino County, Calif. Postmaster at Ukiah, Calif., 1887. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, A. W. See Aaron Wesley Thompson
  Thompson, A. W. — of Preston, Fillmore County, Minn. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Minnesota, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Aaron Wesley (1867-1916) — also known as A. W. Thompson — of Kingston, Ulster County, N.Y. Born November 27, 1867. Republican. Mayor of Kingston, N.Y., 1906-07. Died in Kingston, Ulster County, N.Y., March 12, 1916 (age 48 years, 106 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Hugh Thompson and Jane (Watson) Thompson; married, June 10, 1897, to Ella Longyear (1869-1935); second cousin by marriage of John Munro Longyear (1850-1922).
  Political family: Longyear family of New York.
  Thompson, Abraham G., Jr. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County, 1845. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Abraham G. — of Babylon, Suffolk County, Long Island, N.Y. Democrat. Member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County 2nd District, 1857; delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 1864. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Ada — of Wayne County, Mich. American candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 1st District, 1938. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Addison S. — of Allegany County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Allegany County, 1890-91. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Adrianne — of Bellingham, Whatcom County, Wash. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Washington, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Thompson, Alan Blake — also known as Blake Thompson — of Charles Town, Jefferson County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates 58th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Thompson, Albert — of South Haven, Van Buren County, Mich. Member of Michigan state senate 13th District, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Albert — of Calhoun County, Mich. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Calhoun County 2nd District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Albert A. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 1st District, 1851. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Albert Clifton (1842-1910) — also known as Albert C. Thompson — of Portsmouth, Scioto County, Ohio. Born in Pennsylvania, 1842. Republican. U.S. Representative from Ohio, 1885-91 (12th District 1885-87, 11th District 1887-91). Died in 1910 (age about 68 years). Interment at Greenlawn Cemetery, Portsmouth, Ohio.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Thompson, Albert G. — of Lowell, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Postmaster at Lowell, Mass., 1898-1911. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Albert L. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 64, 1915-16. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Albert W. — Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Georgia, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Thompson, Alex — of Pittston, Luzerne County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Alexander — of New York. U.S. Consul in Glasgow, 1831-43. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Alexander — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Minnesota, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Mrs. Alexander — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Oregon, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Alexander F. — of Dauphin County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 15th District, 1885-92. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Alexander P. — of Winchester, Cheshire County, N.H. Delegate to New Hampshire state constitutional convention from Winchester, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Alexia — of Lafayette, Lafayette Parish, La. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Louisiana, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Thompson, Alfred A. — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Mayor of Raleigh, N.C., 1887-91. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Ali B. — of Concord, Merrimack County, N.H. Secretary of state of New Hampshire, 1877-90. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Alice — of Wailea, Island of Maui, Maui County, Hawaii. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii, 2008. Female. Still living as of 2008.
  Thompson, Allen — of Spring Valley, Rockland County, N.Y. Republican. Candidate for mayor of Spring Valley, N.Y., 2013. Still living as of 2013.
  Thompson, Allen C. — of Jackson, Hinds County, Miss. Mayor of Jackson, Miss., 1952-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Allison Garnett (b. 1892) — also known as A. Garnett Thompson — of Charleston, Kanawha County, W.Va. Born in Lawson, Ray County, Mo., August 11, 1892. Democrat. Lawyer; vice-president, Bank of Dunbar; director, radio station WTIP; candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Kanawha County, 1942; U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of West Virginia, 1950-53; alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1960; chair of Kanawha County Democratic Party, 1968-70. Presbyterian. Member, American Bar Association; Kappa Sigma; Freemasons; Shriners. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Ernest Thompson and Jimmie (Graves) Thompson; married, November 6, 1924, to Elizabeth Louise Brown Barber.
  Thompson, Alpha E. (1815-1892) — of Woburn, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Mont Vernon, Hillsborough County, N.H., October 27, 1815. Democrat. Postmaster; candidate for Lieutenant Governor of Massachusetts, 1880; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1880. Died in Woburn, Middlesex County, Mass., July 23, 1892 (age 76 years, 270 days). Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Alton See J. Alton Thompson
  Thompson, Amasa — of Otsego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Otsego County, 1832. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Amos — Presidential Elector for Vermont, 1832. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Andrew — of Washington County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Washington County 1st District, 1859. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Andrew (c.1837-1911) — of Rice County, Minn. Born in Ireland, about 1837. Republican. Farmer; member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 18, 1873, 1875, 1879-80. Died in 1911 (age about 74 years). Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Thompson, Andrew — of Springfield, Washington County, Ky. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1888. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Andrew J. — of Johnstown, Fulton County, N.Y. Republican. Postmaster at Johnstown, N.Y., 1890-94. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Anna — of Gilman City, Daviess County, Mo. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1940. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Anna Christina — of Medford, Middlesex County, Mass. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Massachusetts, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Thompson, Anna D. H. — of Memphis, Shelby County, Tenn. Republican. Postmaster at Memphis, Tenn., 1878-82. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Anna I. — of Titusville, Crawford County, Pa. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Pennsylvania, 1924. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Anna Wilmarth See Anna Ickes
  Thompson, Anne — Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Louisiana 1st District, 1992. Female. Still living as of 1992.
  Thompson, Anne M. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Colorado, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Thompson, Anson, Jr. — of Albion, Calhoun County, Mich. Democrat. Postmaster at Albion, Mich., 1853-61. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Anson S. — of Jefferson County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Jefferson County 1st District, 1887-88. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Antoine M. — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New York, 2004; member of New York state senate 60th District; elected 2006; elected unopposed 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Thompson, Arch C. N. — of Middletown, Orange County, N.Y. Mayor of Middletown, N.Y., 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Art See Arthur S. Thompson
  Thompson, Arthur Edwin (b. 1891) — also known as Arthur E. Thompson — of Washburn, McLean County, N.Dak.; Moorhead, Clay County, Minn. Born September 19, 1891. Served in the U.S. Army during World War I; school principal; superintendent of schools; North Dakota superintendent of public instruction, 1933-46; Independent candidate for U.S. Senator from North Dakota, 1946. Lutheran. Member, Veterans of Foreign Wars; American Legion. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Asiak Thompson and Inger (Bergstad) Thompson; married, July 2, 1921, to Emma Siverson.
  Thompson, Arthur H. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Georgia, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Arthur J. — of Indiana. Socialist. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 3rd District, 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Arthur J. — of Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Harrison County, 1940, 1948, 1950, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Arthur R. — of St. Petersburg, Pinellas County, Fla. Republican. Mayor of St. Petersburg, Fla., 1929-30; candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 1st District, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Arthur S. — of Dell Rapids, Minnehaha County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state house of representatives 10th District, 1935-36. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Arthur S. — also known as Art Thompson — of Howard, Miner County, S.Dak. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Dakota, 1956, 1960. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Arthur W. — of Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Nebraska, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Augustus — of Horry County, S.C. Delegate to South Carolina state constitutional convention from Horry County, 1868. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Augustus P. — of Mt. Hope, Orange County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Orange County 3rd District, 1848. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Austin C. — of Conway, Horry County, S.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Conway, S.C., 1913-18. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Avery — of Hallsboro, Columbus County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, B. A. — of Birmingham, Jefferson County, Ala. Mayor of Birmingham, Ala., 1888-90. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, B. C. — of Arkansas. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Arkansas 6th District, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, B. E. — of Richwood, Nicholas County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Nicholas County, 1942. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, B. J. — of Forest City, Winnebago County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1920 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, B. T. — of Newnan, Coweta County, Ga. Member of Georgia state house of representatives from Coweta County, 1923-24. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Beach — of Angels Camp, Calaveras County, Calif. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Beatrice — of Anderson, Anderson County, S.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from South Carolina, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Thompson, Ben F. — of Tucker County, W.Va. Republican. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Tucker County, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Thompson, Ben W. — of Tallahassee, Leon County, Fla. Mayor-commissioner of Tallahassee, Florida, 1977-78. Still living as of 1978.
  Thompson, Benajah — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County, 1803-04, 1808-09. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Benjamin (1798-1852) — of Charlestown, Middlesex County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass. Born in Charlestown, Middlesex County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., August 5, 1798. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1830-31, 1833-36; member of Massachusetts state senate, 1841; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts, 1845-47, 1851-52 (4th District 1845-47, 9th District 1851-52); died in office 1852. Died in Charlestown, Middlesex County (now part of Boston, Suffolk County), Mass., September 24, 1852 (age 54 years, 50 days). Interment at Congressional Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Thompson, Benjamin A. — of Marion County, S.C. Delegate to South Carolina state constitutional convention from Marion County, 1868. African ancestry. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Benjamin F. — of Suffolk County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Suffolk County, 1812-13, 1815-16. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Benjamin H. — of Westmoreland County, Pa. Republican. Member of Pennsylvania state senate 39th District, 1933-36; defeated, 1936. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Benjamin S. — of Coalsmouth, Va. (now St. Albans, Kanawha County, W.Va.). Democrat. Postmaster at Coalsmouth, Va., 1846-51. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Bennie G. (b. 1948) — of Bolton, Hinds County, Miss. Born in Bolton, Hinds County, Miss., January 28, 1948. Democrat. U.S. Representative from Mississippi 2nd District, 1993-; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Mississippi, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008 (delegation chair). Methodist. African ancestry. Member, Kappa Alpha Psi. Still living as of 2014.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — votes in Congress from the Washington Post — NNDB dossier
  Thompson, Benoni — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Erie County 1st District, 1849. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Bernard G. — of Lihue, Island of Kauai, Kauai County, Hawaii. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Hawaii, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Thompson, Bert G. — of Haddam, Middlesex County, Conn. First selectman of Haddam, Connecticut, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Betsy — of Monticello, Drew County, Ark. Republican. Presidential Elector for Arkansas, 2000. Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Thompson, Betty — of Excelsior Springs, Clay County, Mo. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1972. Female. Still living as of 1972.
  Thompson, Betty J. — of Phoenix, Maricopa County, Ariz. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Arizona, 1996, 2000 (alternate). Female. Still living as of 2000.
  Thompson, Bill See William C. Thompson, Jr.
  Thompson, Blake See Alan Blake Thompson
  Thompson, Bob See Robert J. Thompson
  Thompson, Bob See James R. Thompson
  Thompson, Brad — of Raleigh, Wake County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Thompson, Bradley M. — of East Saginaw (now part of Saginaw), Saginaw County, Mich.; Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Republican. Mayor of East Saginaw, Mich., 1877-79; mayor of Ann Arbor, Mich., 1893-94. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Brenda L. — of Harvey, Cook County, Ill. Candidate for mayor of Harvey, Ill., 2007. Female. Still living as of 2007.
  Thompson, Brent — of Oregon. Reform candidate for U.S. Senator from Oregon, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Thompson, Broadus — of Oconee County, S.C. Member of South Carolina state senate from Oconee County, 1929-32. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Brodie — of Smyth County, Va. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Virginia, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Thompson, Bruce See H. Bruce Thompson
  Thompson, Bruce — of Flatrock, Shelby County, Ind. Democrat. Alternate delegate to Democratic National Convention from Indiana, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Thompson, Bruce Charles (b. 1953) — also known as Bruce Thompson — of Fallbrook, San Diego County, Calif. Born in Weiser, Washington County, Idaho, November 24, 1953. Republican. Member of California state assembly, 1994-2000; delegate to Republican National Convention from California, 2008. Mormon. Still living as of 2008.
  Thompson, Bruce Rutherford (1911-1992) — Born in Reno, Washoe County, Nev., July 31, 1911. U.S. District Judge for Nevada, 1963-78; took senior status 1978. Died February 10, 1992 (age 80 years, 194 days). Burial location unknown.
  See also federal judicial profile


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