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Albert Clifton Thompson
Birth: Jan. 23, 1842
Brookville
Jefferson County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 26, 1910
Cincinnati
Hamilton County
Ohio, USA

U.S. Congressman. Educated at Jefferson College, he studied law and during the Civil War, served as a Captain of Company K, 150th Regiment, Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry, Union Army. At the second Battle of Bull Run, in March 1863, he was discharged on account of wounds. He resumed the study of law, was admitted to the bar in 1864 and commenced to practice law in Portsmouth, Ohio, in 1865. He served as probate judge of Scioto County, Ohio, in 1869 and as common pleas judge of the seventh judicial district of Ohio, in 1881. In 1885, he was elected as a Republican to the Forty-ninth, Fiftieth, and Fifty-first Congresses, serving until 1891. After his term, he was appointed by President McKinley chairman of the commission to revise and codify the criminal and penal laws of the United States, in 1897 and as appointed United States judge for the Southern District of Ohio, in 1898 and served until his death at age 68. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Parents:
  John Jamieson Ypsilanti Thompson (1804 - 1865)
  Agnes Susanna Kennedy Thompson (1813 - 1877)
 
 Spouse:
  Ella A Turley Thompson (1849 - 1932)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Kennedy Thompson (1834 - 1900)*
  John Jamison Thompson (1836 - 1906)*
  Mary Angeline Thompson Garrison (1838 - 1917)*
  Albert Clifton Thompson (1842 - 1910)
  Clarence Russell Thompson (1844 - 1862)*
  Blanche Thompson (1846 - 1849)*
  Robert Means Thompson (1849 - 1930)*
  Ella Agnes Thompson McNeil (1852 - 1925)*
  Laura Edith Thompson Rodgers (1854 - 1873)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Greenlawn Cemetery
Portsmouth
Scioto County
Ohio, USA
 
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Record added: Oct 14, 2002
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