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John Burton Thompson
Birth: Dec. 14, 1810
Harrodsburg
Mercer County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 7, 1874
Harrodsburg
Mercer County
Kentucky, USA

Whig politician from Kentucky. He served in the House of Representatives from 1840-1843 and from 1847-1851. In 1852 he was elected Lieutenant-Governor of Kentucky, but resigned in 1853 after being elected to the US Senate. He served until 1859. (bio by: Tim Crutchfield) 
 
Burial:
Spring Hill Cemetery
Harrodsburg
Mercer County
Kentucky, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Tim Crutchfield
Record added: Sep 26, 2003
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- Mellissa Lake Co. Illinois
 Added: Jan. 7, 2014
JBThompson's father was John. John served as first lieutenant in the 7th Virginia Regiment from 18 Mar 1776 until 28 Oct 1776 when he resigned. Early in 1778 he was appointed adjutant of Col. William Henry's regiment of Virginia militia. On 7 Jun 1781, wh...(Read more)
- Kay Anderson
 Added: Jan. 24, 2013

- Åke Frisk
 Added: Jan. 7, 2011
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