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Joann Thompson
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Birth: 1853
Idaho, USA
Death: Jul. 17, 1869
McDonough County
Illinois, USA

"dau of Wm. & L." "age 16y, 4m, 5d."

She was the daughter of William and Lorren (McClure) Thompson and the grandaughter of Greenup and Polly (McComsey) McClure.

The mortality index for the census of 1870 lists her cause of death as "consumption" [commonly known today as tuberculosis.]

This burial is documented by: Duane Lester's, "Rural Cemeteries of McDonough County, Illinois, Volume II, Bethel-Industry."

The stone pictured is the Thompson family stone. This side lists the inscription for Joann (at the top half); the inscription for her baby brother, Charles, is at the bottom half.

Sources: "Venard-Van Antwerp-. . . McClure . . . etc. Genealogy," by Daniel Lloyd Venard, 1983, Macomb, Illinois, and "Corrections & Additions for Venard-Van Antwerp Genealogy" by Daniel Lloyd Venard, 1988; federal census records, vital statistics, and marriage records from Ancestry.com, and the Illinois Statewide Marriage Index.
 
 
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 Parents:
  William Thompson (1823 - 1873)
  Lorren McClure Thompson (1825 - 1893)
 
 Siblings:
  John "Thomas" Thompson (1851 - 1871)**
  Joann Thompson (1853 - 1869)
  Samuel G Thompson (1857 - 1917)*
  Rosella Thompson Nankivel (1858 - 1933)*
  Charles Thompson (1859 - 1859)*
  Sarah Thompson (1861 - 1878)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Cost Cemetery
McDonough County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Carolyn.Complete
Record added: Mar 12, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 25213928
Joann Thompson
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Joann Thompson
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- Marcia
 Added: Mar. 30, 2013
REPOSE EN PAIX JOANN!
- quebecoise
 Added: Feb. 11, 2011

- C.L. Panagopulos
 Added: Jan. 3, 2011
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