Roll 48 Box 109 case number 2141 – June 1879
James Thompson v Elizabeth Thompson
By Pamela Pattison Lash
This case involved a land transaction, which is another type of action found in the old Civil and Criminal Court records. This case included a list of people involved in the suit.
In his suit James Thompson listed the following people:
Nullel Jesse Estep
Mary J Wilson
Elizabeth Thompson, widow of Turner Thompson
Turner Thompson b1798 VA married Elizabeth Thompson b1798 VA on 15 Aug 1817 in Fauquier Co, VA
Turner purchased 80A on 16 Oct 1835 at the Wapakonetta, OH Land Office – Turner Thompson of Williams County, OH
1840 Jefferson, Williams, Ohio; Roll: 227; Page: 433; Image: 461; Family History Library Film: 0020179.
1m under 5
1f under 5
Total of 12 free persons – 5 employed in agriculture
1850 Jefferson, Williams, Ohio; Roll: M432_741; Page: 22B; Image: 49.
h/h 304/306 Thompson, Turner 49 VA farmer
Elizabeth 49 VA
Joseph 21 OH
John 19 OH
Martha 17 OH
Louisa 15 OH
Albert 13 OH
Nancy 11 OH
1860 Brady, Williams, Ohio; Roll: M653_1052; Page: 151; Image: 308; Family History Library Film: 805052.
h/h 417 Gesserman, George 55 PA
Elizabeth 45 VA
In a legal notice, which was posted in the Bryan Press, 27 Sept 1877, p2, the estate of Turner Thompson was finalized and mentioned son Albert Thompson of Burlington, Iowa. – see Thompson divorce