William Reid Thompson

M, #4446, b. 14 April 1836, d. 23 February 1926
FatherJohn Ardagh Thompson b. c 1803, d. 27 Mar 1869
MotherSarah Reid b. c 1802, d. 20 May 1865
Birth*14 April 1836William Reid Thompson was born on 14 April 1836 at Dublin, Co. Dublin.1,2,3,4 
ResidenceAugust 1861He lived in August 1861 at Brown Hill, Victoria.5 
Marriage*14 August 1861He married Mary Laura Reeves on 14 August 1861 at Congregational Church, Ballarat, Victoria.6,7,8 
Marriage*13 October 1866William Reid Thompson married Martha Rebecca Shreeve on 13 October 1866 at Ballarat, Victoria.9,10,11 
Residence*between 1875 and 1880William Reid Thompson and Martha Rebecca Shreeve lived between 1875 and 1880 at Boroite, Victoria.12 
Residence1888William Reid Thompson and Martha Rebecca Shreeve lived in 1888 at St. Arnaud, Victoria.13 
Residence*between 1896 and 1900William Reid Thompson lived between 1896 and 1900 at Prahran, Victoria.14 
Residencebetween 1903 and 1905He lived between 1903 and 1905 at Armadale, Victoria.15 
Residence1926He lived in 1926 at Canterbury, Victoria.16 
Death*23 February 1926He died on 23 February 1926 at Canterbury, Victoria, at age 89.17,18 
Burial*24 February 1926He was buried on 24 February 1926 at Box Hill Cemetery, Box Hill, Victoria.19,20

Family 1

Mary Laura Reeves b. 14 May 1842, d. 16 Jun 1863
Children 1.William Reeves Thompson+ b. 11 Jun 1862, d. 2 Sep 1941
 2.Mary Thompson b. 12 Jun 1863, d. 14 Jun 1863

Family 2

Martha Rebecca Shreeve b. c 1844, d. 8 Jun 1888
Children 1.George Shreeve Thompson+ b. 19 Aug 1867, d. 17 Dec 1955
 2.Leila Martha Thompson b. 25 Dec 1869, d. 10 May 1945
 3.John Robert Thompson+ b. 5 Jan 1871, d. 14 Oct 1904
 4.Florence Digby Thompson b. 13 Dec 1872, d. 11 May 1968
 5.Ada Jane Thompson b. 6 Dec 1874, d. 4 Mar 1967
 6.Mary Frances Thompson b. 29 Jun 1876, d. 6 Feb 1920
 7.Laura May Thompson b. 1 May 1879, d. 11 Mar 1968
 8.Annie Maud Reid Thompson b. 19 May 1882, d. 1 Jul 1943

Citations

  1. [S2] VIC Pioneers BD&M (1837-1888), VIC Pioneers Index (1837-1888) CD-ROM, Born Dublin.
  2. [S7] Neil THOMPSON, History & Descendants of William Reid Thompson Snr, Born 14-Apr-1836
    WRThompson family history shows born Windgate, Co. Wicklow.
  3. [S6] VIC Deaths Index (1921-1985), VIC-Deaths Index (1921-1985) CD-ROM, Born c1836
    Father = Jno Ardagh THOMPSON
    Mother = Sarah REID.
  4. [S174] Rootsweb-WorldConnect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/, Born 14-Apr-1836
    Birthplace = Windgate townland, County Wicklow, Ireland
    Father = John Ardagh THOMPSON
    Mother = Sarah REID

    Rootsweb source = Karen (20-Mar-2013).
  5. [S485] TROVE Australia, online http://trove.nla.gov.au/, Residence:
    Date     Aug-1861
    Place     Brown Hill, VIC.
  6. [S2] VIC Pioneers BD&M (1837-1888), VIC Pioneers Index (1837-1888) CD-ROM, Reg. No: 3158
    Married 1861
    Marriageplace = VIC.
  7. [S7] Neil THOMPSON, History & Descendants of William Reid Thompson Snr, Married 14-Aug-1861
    Marriage place = Congregational Church, Sturt Street, Ballarat.
  8. [S485] TROVE Australia, online http://trove.nla.gov.au/, Marriage Notice

    The Star (Ballarat, Vic.: 1855-1864)
    Friday 16 August 1861

    On the 14th inst., at the Congregational
    Church, by the Rev. Alex. Gosman, Mr. W. R.
    Thompson, of Brown Hill, to Mary Laura,
    eldest daughter of Mr. W. S. Reeves, sur-
    veyor, Ballarat.

    -----------------------------------------------------------
    Friday 23 August 1861

    On the 14th inst., at the Congregational
    Church, by the Rev. Alex. Gosman, Mr. W. R.
    Thompson, of Brown Hill, to Mary Laura,
    eldest daughter of Mr. W. S. Reeves, sur-
    veyor, Ballarat.
  9. [S2] VIC Pioneers BD&M (1837-1888), VIC Pioneers Index (1837-1888) CD-ROM, Reg. No: 4058
    Married 1866
    Marriage place = VIC.
  10. [S7] Neil THOMPSON, History & Descendants of William Reid Thompson Snr, Married 13-Oct-1866
    Marriage place = Ballarat, VIC.
  11. [S174] Rootsweb-WorldConnect, online http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/, Married 13-Oct-1866
    Marriage place = Sturt Street, Ballarat, VIC

    Rootsweb source = Karen (20-Mar-2013).
  12. [S7] Neil THOMPSON, History & Descendants of William Reid Thompson Snr.
  13. [S7] Neil THOMPSON, History & Descendants of William Reid Thompson Snr, House of Daughter, Florence Digby LAWSON.
  14. [S7] Neil THOMPSON, History & Descendants of William Reid Thompson Snr, Residence = 72 Union Street, Prahran, VIC.
  15. [S7] Neil THOMPSON, History & Descendants of William Reid Thompson Snr, Residence = 42 Molesworth Street, Armadale, VIC.
  16. [S7] Neil THOMPSON, History & Descendants of William Reid Thompson Snr, Residence = 30 Wattle Valley Rd, Canterbury, VIC.
  17. [S7] Neil THOMPSON, History & Descendants of William Reid Thompson Snr, Died 23-Feb-1926
    Deathplace= Canterbury, VIC.
  18. [S6] VIC Deaths Index (1921-1985), VIC-Deaths Index (1921-1985) CD-ROM, Reg. No: 243
    Died 1926
    Aged 90 years
    Deathplace = Balwyn, VIC
    Father = Jno Ardagh THOMPSON
    Mother = Sarah REID.
  19. [S7] Neil THOMPSON, History & Descendants of William Reid Thompson Snr, Boc Hill Cemetery
    Plot No: 141
    Buried 24 Feb 1926.
  20. [S59] Unknown name of person Inscription, unknown repository, unknown repository address, Box Hill Cemetery
    Section 9 RC
    Plot No: 141

    Grave Headstone Inscription

    In Loving Memory
    WILLIAM REID THOMPSON
    Wo Died 23rd Feb. 1926
    Aged 90 years
    Also
    ANNIE MAUD REID BAYLEY
    Who Died 1st July 1943
    Aged 61 years
    Loved wife of
    WILLIAM JOHN BAYLEY
    Also the above
    WILLIAM JOHN
    Died 2nd April 1949.