15. Thompson


  1. Elisha Thompson (ca. 1798–aft. 1860) m. Abigail Vanwinckler (1799–1856); Masonville, N. Y.; Luzerne Co., Pa.; Portage Co., Ohio
  2. Washington Alanson Thompson (1829–1916) m. 1852 Deborah Lain (1835–1896); Luzerne Co., Pa.; Eaton Co., Mich.
  3. James Nelson Thompson (1858–1929) m. 1890 Ada Lulla Sinclair (1870–1955); Vermontville Twp., Eaton Co., Mich.
  4. Hazel Deborah Thompson (1892–1928) m. (1) 1913 Herman Merton Lentz (1886–1957); Eaton Co., Mich.

Full essay

There is no authoritative treatment of my line of descent from this family in print. The PDF essay linked below summarizes my research in documentary sources on this family. Although I necessarily pursue only one child in each family, I also attempt to provide basic chronological information on all of my ancestors’ other children and their spouses.

Related surnames

61. Lain · 7. Lentz · 31. Sinclair · 121. Vanwinckler

Created 3 September 2013; last updated 21 September 2020.
Austin W. Spencer | email: spencer@rootedancestry.com