Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

Australian Army Crest

John Harrison THOMPSONAge: 55 years18951951

Name
John Harrison THOMPSON
Given names
John Harrison
Surname
THOMPSON
Birth calculated July 1895 47 42
Address: He states he was born on Chatswood Island, Maclean when enlisting in the AIF.
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Tuesday 20 February 1951, page 5
Note: I am unable to find a relevant birth registration in NSW.
Birth of a sisterAnnie J THOMPSON
about 1898 (Age 2 years)
Citation details: THOMPSON ANNIE J 30767/1898 WILLIAM ANNIE GRAFTON
Marriage of a siblingNorman FRASEREmma Towers THOMPSONView this family
about 1900 (Age 4 years)
Citation details: 6476/1900 FRASER NORMAN THOMPSON EMMA T MACLEAN
Birth of a brotherWilliam THOMPSON
about 1901 (Age 5 years)
Citation details: THOMPSON WILLIAM 3554/1901 WILLIAM ANNIE GRAFTON
Death of a paternal grandmotherJane TOWERS
April 21, 1902 (Age 6 years)
Address: "Canningalla"
Informant: William ATKINSstep-son
Cause: Carcinoma and exhaustion
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1256
Citation details: 5026/1902 ATKINS JANE THOMAS ELIZABETH DUNGOG
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death Certificate - Atkins - Jane
Death Certificate - Atkins - Jane

Note: Downloaded from ancestry.com.au.
Note: Imagekindly made available by Mairi Campbell-White.

Shared note: "CANNINGALLA"
Birth of a sisterIvy E THOMPSON
about 1903 (Age 7 years)
Citation details: THOMPSON IVY E 30287/1903 WILLIAM ANNIE GRAFTON
Birth of a sisterEileen THOMPSON
about 1909 (Age 13 years)
Citation details: THOMPSON EILEEN 3823/1909 WILLIAM ANNIE GRAFTON
Marriage of a siblingWilliam BATHGATEAmy Annie THOMPSONView this family
February 24, 1915 (Age 19 years)
Citation details: 1959/1915 BATHGATE WILLIAM THOMPSON AMY A BYRON BAY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Military
No. 5483
Type: Enlisted
September 22, 1915 (Age 20 years)
Agency: Australian Imperial Force
Death of a brotherHenry THOMPSON
December 18, 1916 (Age 21 years)
Address: 38th Casualty Clearing Station
Cause: Bronchitis
Note: Serving in the 60th Battalion. Served in Egypt, England and France.
Burial of a brotherHenry THOMPSON
December 18, 1916 (Age 21 years)
Address: Heilly Station Cemetery Mericourt L'Abre adjacent to the 38th C.C.S. Plot 6, Row F, Grave 12.
Death of a fatherWilliam John THOMPSON
September 5, 1918 (Age 23 years)
Citation details: THOMPSON WILLIAM J 11729/1918 WALLACE JANE BYRON BAY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Byron Bay Record (NSW : 1902 - 1924), Saturday 7 September 1918, page 7
Burial of a fatherWilliam John THOMPSON
September 6, 1918 (Age 23 years)
Religion: Presbyterian
Publication: Byron Bay Record (NSW : 1902 - 1924), Saturday 7 September 1918, page 7
Thompson - William John and Annie
Thompson - William John and Annie

Note: Image kindly made available by the volunteers at Australian Cemeteries Index.

Military
Lance corporal
Type: Discharged
August 20, 1919 (Age 24 years)

Agency: Australian Imperial Force
Note: Saw service in Egypt, England and France. Was wounded in action in France
Marriage of a siblingJohn CURTISJane Bell THOMPSONView this family
about 1920 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 2266/1920 CURTIS JOHN THOMPSON JANE B BYRON BAY
Marriage of a siblingAlexander Archibald “Sandy” CAMPBELLHeather THOMPSONView this family
Type: Religious marriage
November 3, 1920 (Age 25 years)
Address: At "Elenora",the residence of Heather's parents.
Religion: Presbyterian
Citation details: 19890/1920 CAMPBELL ALEXANDER A THOMPSON HEATHER BYRON BAY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Mullumbimby Star (NSW : 1906 - 1936)
Citation details: Thursday 18 November 1920, page 6
Campbell - Thompson - Alexander Archibald and Heather - Wedding
Campbell - Thompson - Alexander Archibald and Heather - Wedding

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Death of a sisterEmma Towers THOMPSON
June 28, 1922 (Age 26 years)
Address: During the night at her residence
Cause: Apparently from heart failure
Citation details: FRASER EMMA T 8590/1922 WILLIAM J ANNIE BYRON BAY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Byron Bay Record (NSW : 1902 - 1924), Saturday 1 July 1922, page 5
Burial of a sisterEmma Towers THOMPSON
June 28, 1922 (Age 26 years)
Religion: Presbyterian
Publication: Byron Bay Record (NSW : 1902 - 1924), Saturday 1 July 1922, page 5
MarriageIvy Florence SQUELCHView this family
about 1923 (Age 27 years)
Citation details: 7947/1923 THOMPSON JOHN H SQUELCH IVY F BYRON BAY
Death of a motherAnn “Annie” McINNES
December 20, 1938 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: THOMPSON ANNIE 22906/1938 ALEXANDER MARY BYRON BAY
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Newspaper published in Lismore NSW between 1876 and 1954
Citation details: Wednesday 21 December 1938, page 12
Thompson - Annie - Obituary
Thompson - Annie - Obituary

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Burial of a motherAnn “Annie” McINNES
December 22, 1938 (Age 43 years)
Religion: Presbyterian
Publication: Newspaper published in Lismore NSW between 1876 and 1954
Citation details: Wednesday 21 December 1938, page 12
Thompson - Annie - Obituary
Thompson - Annie - Obituary

Note: Downloaded from Trove.

Thompson - William John and Annie
Thompson - William John and Annie

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Military
Type: Enlisted
1939 (Age 43 years)

Agency: Australian Military Forces
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Tuesday 20 February 1951, page 5
Death February 19, 1951 (Age 55 years)
Citation details: THOMPSON JOHN HARRISON 4744/1951 WILLIAM UNKNOWN LISMORE
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Tuesday 20 February 1951, page 5
Burial February 20, 1951 (1 day after death)
Religion: Presbyterian
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Tuesday 20 February 1951, page 5
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: January 12, 1876Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
1 year
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
Mary Jane THOMPSON
Birth: about 1878 29 25Grafton, New South Wales, Australia
Death: October 24, 1963Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
5 years
elder brother
Australian Army CrestHenry THOMPSON
Birth: about 1884 35 31Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
Death: December 18, 1916France
2 years
elder brother
Alexander THOMPSON
Birth: about 1885 36 32Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
Death: April 3, 1961Darlinghurst, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
elder sister
Jane Bell THOMPSON
Birth: about 1888 39 35Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 23, 1971Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder sister
Josephine THOMPSON
Birth: about 1890 41 37Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1892Maclean, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
elder sister
Amy Annie THOMPSON
Birth: about 1892 43 39Maclean, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1971Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
3 years
elder sister
1 year
himself
Australian Army CrestJohn Harrison THOMPSON
Birth: calculated July 1895 47 42Chatsworth Island, New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 19, 1951Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
3 years
younger sister
7 years
younger sister
Family with Ivy Florence SQUELCH - View this family
himself
Australian Army CrestJohn Harrison THOMPSON
Birth: calculated July 1895 47 42Chatsworth Island, New South Wales, Australia
Death: February 19, 1951Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
wife
Ivy Florence SQUELCH
Birth: about 1896 36 22Ballina, New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 11, 1959Lismore, New South Wales, Australia
Marriage: about 1923Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia
daughter
Private

BirthService Record - Thompson - John Harrison
BirthObituary - Thompson - John Harrison
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Tuesday 20 February 1951, page 5
MilitaryService Record - Thompson - John Harrison
MilitaryService Record - Thompson - John Harrison
MarriageT - Marriages Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: 7947/1923 THOMPSON JOHN H SQUELCH IVY F BYRON BAY
MilitaryObituary - Thompson - John Harrison
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Tuesday 20 February 1951, page 5
DeathT - Deaths Registered in New South Wales
Citation details: THOMPSON JOHN HARRISON 4744/1951 WILLIAM UNKNOWN LISMORE
Quality of data: primary evidence
DeathObituary - Thompson - John Harrison
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Tuesday 20 February 1951, page 5
BurialObituary - Thompson - John Harrison
Publication: Northern Star (Lismore, NSW : 1876 - 1954), Tuesday 20 February 1951, page 5