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Ambrose M. THOMPSON
Hannah E. __?__
Elizabeth Rachel HOCKERSMITH
Husband:  Ambrose M. THOMPSON
Birth:  1833/4, NC
Disposition:  buried Ransom Thompson Cemetery, a.k.a., Old Rosemont Cemetery, Benton, Saline Co., AR
Father:  Ransom THOMPSON
Mother:  Matilda __?__
Marriage-1:
Wife-1:  Hannah E. __?__
Marriage-2:  17 Jan 1866
Wife-2:  Elizabeth Rachel HOCKERSMITH
Birth:  7 Jan 1845, Lima, Adams Co., IL
Disposition:  buried Ransom Thompson Cemetery, a.k.a., Old Rosemont Cemetery, Benton, Saline Co., AR
Father:  Tilford Groves HOCKERSMITH (1810-1877)
Mother:  Elizabeth E. WRIGHT (1819-1881)
Child with Hannah born in AR:
1.  Serepta J. THOMPSON, b. 1857
Children with Elizabeth HOCKERSMITH born in Saline Twp., Saline Co., AR:
2.  Tillford / Tilford THOMPSON, b. 1866
3.  Ransom THOMPSON, b. 1867/8; m. 3 Oct 1898, Saline Co., AR, Maud BENSON (c1876- )
4.  Lula THOMPSON, b. 1870; m. 25 Dec 1890, Saline Co., AR, R. E. CROUCH (c1867- )
5.  Hunter THOMPSON, b. 1874/5
Keywords for search engines:  genealogy; USA, Arkansas, Illinois, North Carolina

Sources:

1.  LDS.  Family Search: Internet Genealogy Service:  IGI - International Genealogical Index (online at FamilySearch.org).
Sarepta THOMPSON
Birth: 1856, Arkansas
Father: Ambrose M. THOMPSON; Mother: Hannah E. THOMPSON
Source: patron submission

2.  1860 Census Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #3 of 8):  Fourche P.O., Fourche Twp., Pulaski Co., AR, Roll M653_49, p. 200, PN 36, 259/231, enumerated 19Jul 1860, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1860 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Ransom Thompson 50 M   Farmer 3000 2000 North Carolina
Matilda    " 48 F         South Carolina
Ambrose    " 26 M   Farmer     North Carolina
May June Allen  9 F         Arkansas
Serepta J Thompson  3 F         "
James Bale 21 M   Laborer     Missississi
John Stewart 45 M   Farm Laborer     Kentucky
Simpson Wingo 23 M   "    "     Georgia

3a.  1870 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #5 of 8):  Benton P.O., Saline Twp., Saline Co., AR, Roll M593_63, p. 555A, PN 9, 58/59, enumerated 21 Jun 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Thompson Ambrose 36 M W Farmer 1000 623 North Carolina
________ Rachel 26 F W Keeping House     Illinois
________ Tillford  4 M W       Arkansas
________ Ransom  2 M W       Arkansas
Eddleman Wesley 23 M W Farm Laborer     Arkansas
Homan Ruth 17 F W Works in House     Arkansas
McMann John 25 M W Farm Laborer     Arkansas
This record was difficult to read; my extraction may not be entirely accurate.  Listed next to Ambrose's parents, Ransom & Matilda THOMPSON.

3b.  1870 Census Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #5 of 8):  Benton P.O., Saline Twp., Saline Co., AR, Roll M593_63, p. 555A, PN 9, 57/58, enumerated 21 Jun 1870, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1870 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
Thomsom Ransom 59 M W Farmer 200 575 North Carolina
_______ Ma??? 58 F W Keeping House     South Carolina
_______ Serepta J 12 F W At School     Arkansas
Fletcher Isabela 25 F W Boarder 1000 2350 North Carolina
Bird Harriet 34 F W Residing     Tennessee
____ William L 11 M W At Home     Tennessee
____ Lucy T  7 F W       Tennessee
Listed next to son, Ambrose THOMPSON.

4.  1880 Census: Every-Name-Index/Extraction (online at FamilySearch.org); Every-Name-Index/Images (online at Ancestry.com, Image #25 of 50):  Saline Twp. Saline Co., AR, Roll T9-0056, p. 285A, PN 35, SD 2, ED 164, enumerated 14 Jun 1880, official enumeration date 1 Jun 1880 (extracted by Diana Gale Matthiesen):
1880:  for an explanation of the column headings, please see
What the Numbers in the Federal Census Mean (missing columns contained no data).
1 2 3 4 5 6 8 10 13 21 24 25 26
226 238 Thompson Ambrose W M 45   / Farmer   NC NC SC
    ________ Rachel W F 35 Wife / Keeping house   IL KS KS
    ________ Tilford W M 13 Son   Works on Farm / AR NC IL
    ________ Ransom W M 12 Son   Works on Farm / AR NC IL
    ________ Lula W F 10 Dau     / AR NC IL
    ________ Hunter W M  5 Son       AR NC IL

5.  1890 Census:  the 1890 Census Population Schedules were destroyed.

6.  W. Bernard Barber.  n.d.  Saline County [Arkansas] Cemeteries: Old Rosemont Cemetery, Benton (online at the Saline County ARGenWeb site at RootsWeb.com):
The Old Rosemont Cemetery was formerly known as the Ransom Thompson Cemetery.  His wife's grave was the first on the land.  Next were:  Avor Allen, Ham Allen, Ambrose Thompson and his wife who was Rachel Hockersmith.

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