While following my Thompson tree in Norfolk, Virginia
Came across a list of Those who suffered loss in the Rev War
1770 it listed the following Thompsons:
Barth'm Thompson, Tanner
Thomas Thompson, Tanner, Catherine Street, Heir lives in England.
Talbot Thompson, Sail Maker, Cumberland Street.
My Thompson connection to Norfolk and Baltimore, Maryland.
9 Mar 1831 Norfolk, Virginia, George M. Thompson of US Navy marriage to Laura Virginia Savier of this brough.
George M. Thompson, born about 1800-1815 Maryland
Disappers about 1840, According to a 1834 letter George had a brother Charles.
His Catholic wife waits about 7 years then in 1846 she remarries.
George M. Thompson and Laura V. Savier lived in Baltimore, Maryland. George owned a Lumber yard.
They had 3 children:
Edward B. Thompson 1832-1890 Baltimore Union Army
Ann Elizabeth Thompson 1834-1905
Joseph S. Thompson 1838-1911 CSA Army (AKA Josiah)
1865 married Hargerstown, Md to Sarah Forsyth of Warren County, Virginia
They have 2 children:
Thomas J. Thompson 1867-1936
Minnie S. Thompson 1873-?
1911 Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, Josiah S.Thompson dies his son Thomas the informant lists his father's place of birth as North Carolina? On all previous census records Thomas list's his father's birth place as Baltimore, MD.
Wonder if we had kin there?
Hope the information on Barth'm Thompson of Norfolk, helps your search.