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Alexander THOMPSON
Mary J. STANDARD
Husband:  Alexander "Alex" THOMPSON
Birth:  1800, Greenbrier Co., VA [now Monroe Co., WV]
Death:  aft. 1850 
Father:  John THOMPSON
Mother: Sophia H. BEST
Marriage:  12 May 1824, Todd Co., KY
Wife:  Mary J. "Polly" STANDARD
Birth:  1800-10
Death:  1840-50, Todd Co., KY
Father:  John Barnett STANDARD
Mother:  Elizabeth TILGHMAN
Children born Todd Co., KY:
1.  (Daughter A) THOMPSON, b. prob. ca. 1825/6
2.  Eveline THOMPSON, b. 1826/7
3.  Eliza THOMPSON, b. 1829/30
4.  (Daughter B) THOMPSON, b. 1830-35
5.  Minerva THOMPSON, b. 1832/3
6.  William THOMPSON, b. 1833/4
7.  Robert THOMPSON, b. 1835/6
8.  Mary THOMPSON, b. 1836/7


Sources:

1. Jordan R. Dodd, ed.  1993.  Kentucky Marriages:  Early to 1850.  Liahona Research, Orem, UT (Broderbund CD-229):
Thompson, Alexander Standard, Polly 12 May 1824 Todd Co.

2.  1830 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #46-47 of 68; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1830 KY Todd Co. p. 381 Ln. 14 Alexander Thompson 000 010 - 300 100 no slaves
These data indicate:
No. & Sex  Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 male 20-29 1800-1810 = Alexander (b. 1800)
3 females 4 or under 1825-1830 = Eliza (b. 1829/30)
= Eveline (b. 1826/7)
= Daughter A (b. 1825/6)
1 female 15-19 1810-1815 = Polly
Polly is in the wrong age-class (see 1840).

3.  1840 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #61-62 of 72 mis-indexed as being in "Todd City" because the "Cty" in "Todd Cty" was misread as "City" [there's no such place as Todd City]; extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1840 KY Todd Co. p. 31 | pp. 268B-269A Ln. 29 Thompson Alexander 110 001 - 123 001 000 100 - 000 000 0200000
These data indicate:laves
No. & Sex Age Class Therefore Born Individuals Inferred
1 white male 4 or under 1835-1840 = Robert (b. 1835/6)
1 white male 5-9 1830-1835 = William (b. 1833/4)
1 white male 30-39 1800-1810 = Alexander (b. 1800) 
1 white female 4 or under 1835-1840 = Mary (b. 1836/7)
2 white females 5-9 1830-1835 = Minerva (b. 1832/3)
= Daughter B
3 white females 10-14 1825-1830 = Eliza (b. 1829/30)
= Eveline (b. 1826/7)
= Daughter A (b. 1825/6)
1 white female 30-39 1800-1810 = Polly
1 male slave 36-54 1785-1804 = ?
2 persons employed in agriculture
List was roughly alphabetized.

4.  1850 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com; Image #83 of 100):  District 1, Todd Co., KY, p. 236A, 597/602, enumerated 29 Aug 1850 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Alex Thompson 49 M farmer 1120 Va
Eveline 23 F     Ky
Eliza 20 F     Ky
Minerva 17 F     Ky
William 16 M     Ky
Robert 14 M     Ky
Mary 13 F     Ky
Living next door to Samuel & Susan (MIMMS) HOLLINGSWORTH

5.  1840 Tax List - Todd County, Ky [link died] transcribed by Karen Combs.
Pg.  Name Acres Watercourse Value
46 Thompson, Ale? 196 Westfork 1370

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