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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Elizabeth Anderson Clarkson

Female 1840 - 1909  (~ 69 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth Anderson Clarkson 
    Born Jan 1840  South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 9 Jul 1909  New York, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • New York Tribune
      July 10, 1909
      Page 7, Column 3

      MRS. ELIZABETH C. THOMPSON

      Mrs. Elizabeth Clarkson Thompson died suddenly yesterday, at No. 68 East 83d street, the home of her daughter, Mrs. James Greer Zachry. She was the widow of Hugh S. Thompson, twice Governor of South Carolina, and Assistant Secretary of the Treasury under President Cleveland. She was well known among the Southern folk of New York, and at the time of her death was vice-president of the Daughters of the Confederacy. She leaves seven children, four of them living in New York: Mrs. James Greer Zachry, Mrs. John M. Harrington, John Means Thompson and Hugh S. Thompson. Three live in the South, Colonel Henry T. Thompson of Columbia S.C., T.C. Thompson of Chattanooga, Tenn., and Walter Thompson, the historian, of Atlanta. She will be buried from Trinity Church, Columbia, S.C., in the tomb of her husband.
    Buried Trinity Episcopal Cemetery, Columbia, Richmond, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10552  Dickinson
    Last Modified 15 Sep 2013 

    Family Hugh Smith Thompson,   b. 24 Jan 1836, Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Nov 1904, New York, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Married 6 Apr 1858  South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Henry Tazewell Thompson,   b. 6 Jul 1859, Columbia, Richland, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Jan 1932, Columbia, Richland, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [Birth]
     2. John Means Thompson,   b. 14 Jun 1864, Columbia, Richland, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1934, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)  [Birth]
     3. Waddy Thompson,   b. 13 Aug 1867, Columbia, Richland, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Mar 1939, Fulton County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)  [Birth]
    +4. Elise Clarkson Thompson,   b. 23 Apr 1869, Columbia, Richmond, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1942, New York, New York, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
     5. Hugh Thompson,   b. Jan 1872, Columbia, Richmond, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    +6. Caroline Beaumont Thompson,   b. 10 Jun 1874, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1969, Nassau County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years)
    Last Modified 21 Sep 2013 
    Family ID F2897  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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