Emigrated from Scotland and secured a land grant before 1800. George married Mary Travis. Although Neshannock township was part of Mercer county at the time of George Thompson's 1819 death, 30 years later (in 1849) it was within the confines of the newly created Lawrence county.
Daughters of the American Revolution Ancestor #: A114058
Service: PENNSYLVANIA Rank: PRIVATE
Birth: CIRCA 1752 IRELAND
Death: 2-6-1819 NESHANNOCK TWP, MERCER CO, PENNSYLVANIA
1) MILITIA CAPT JAMES CRAVEN
who departed this
life feb, the 6, 1819
aged 67 years
The inscription is well preserved as the stone had lain face down. It was recently cleaned, reset and rededicated.