Thursday, February 4, 2010
Hannah E. Thompson, 1854-1921
Hannah E. Thompson, daughter of W. H. and Marguerite Thompson was born in Appanoose County, December 7, 1854 and departed this life, December 18, 1921, aged 67 years and 11 days. One brother, E. M. Thompson and one niece, Mrs. Hixenbaugh with many friends are left to mourn her loss. While young in life she united with the Little Flock Baptist Church, southwest of Plano, remaining true to the Master until called to the better land. Funeral services were held from the Jerome church, conducted by Rev. J. D. Gunter. Burial was in the Jerome Cemetery.
Hannah E. Thompson was born 7 December 1854 in Appanoose County, Iowa, daughter of William H. Thompson and Margaret E. Mitchell, died 18 December 1921 in Appanoose County, Iowa, and was buried in the Jerome Cemetery. Hannah E. Thompson, 38, was married to Henry L. Powell, 38, on 7 January 1894 in Appanoose County, Iowa [Book 11, Page 599]. They were apparently divorced before 1900.
William H. Thompson, 28, was married to Margaret Mitchell, 28, on 27 March 1854 in Appanoose County, Iowa [Book 5, Page 152]. Margaret E. Mitchell was the daughter of Alexander W. Mitchell and Hannah Mitchell [1850 U.S. Census, Pleasant Run, Lawrence, Indiana].
William H. Thompson was born 31 May 1825, died 5 February 1906 and was buried in the Jerome Cemetery. Margaret Mitchell Thompson was born 3 December 1823, died 11 December 1895 and was buried in the Jerome Cemetery.
Hannah [Mitchell] was born in 1786, died in 1881 and was buried in the Jerome Cemetery. She married Alexander W. Mitchell.