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Amherst Thompson

Male 1762 - 1857  (95 years)


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  • Name Amherst Thompson  [1
    Born 20 May 1762  Brimfield, Hampden, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5
    Gender Male 
    Died 21 May 1857  [6
    Buried Peru Center Cemetery, Peru, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Person ID I27812  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of AP
    Last Modified 10 Apr 2020 

    Father Joseph Thompson,   b. 25 Mar 1733, Brimfield, Hampden, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1795, Virginia, Coshocton, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Abigail Sherman,   b. 29 Nov 1732, Brimfield, Hampden, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 19 Feb 1754  Brimfield, Hampden, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Family ID F16599  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sarah Clark,   b. 1767,   d. 15 Jan 1852  (Age 85 years) 
    Children 
    +1. Sallie Thompson,   b. 3 Jul 1788, Peru, Berkshire, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1867, York, Medina, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2020 
    Family ID F16526  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • He appears to have been served in the Revolution for nine months beginning in July 1779, under Captain Reuben Lilly.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3950] Vital Records of Peru, Massachusetts To the Year 1850. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1902.

    2. [S3960] Find a Grave page for Amherst Thompson., year only.

    3. [S3961] Vital Records of Brimfield, Massachusetts To the Year 1850. Boston: New England Historic Genealogical Society, 1931.

    4. [S2228] 1850 United States Federal census, on ancestry.com., year only.

    5. [S1047] U.S., Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, 1800-1900, on ancestry.com.

    6. [S3960] Find a Grave page for Amherst Thompson.