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Jacob Thompson
Birth: May 15, 1810
Leasburg
Caswell County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Mar. 24, 1885
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA

US Congressman. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. Elected to represent Mississippi's 1st District and as At-Large in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1839 to 1851. Also served as United States Secretary of the Interior from 1857 to 1861. (bio by: K) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Nicholas Thompson (1781 - 1857)
  Lucretia VanHook Thompson (1788 - 1858)
 
 Spouse:
  Catharine Ann Thompson (1822 - 1891)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Sidney Thompson (1805 - 1891)*
  Jacob Thompson (1810 - 1885)
  Lawrence Thompson (1827 - 1836)*
  George Nicholas Thompson (1832 - 1891)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Jacob Thompson
Born In
Caswell Co. N.C.
May 15, 1810
Died
March 24, 1885
"Blessed are the dead which
die in the Lord Yea, saith
the Spirit, that they may rest
from their labours; and their
works do follow them."
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Lenow Circle, Lot 116
 
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Record added: Aug 10, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7750560
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- Carolina Caswell
 Added: May. 7, 2014
rest in peace cousin
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