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John Thompson and His Adopted Daughter, Louise, Likely in Tucker County, W. Va.

IDNO:
050596
Title:
John Thompson and His Adopted Daughter, Louise, Likely in Tucker County, W. Va.
Date:
ca. 1880-1930
Description:
This image is part of the Thompson Family of Canaan Valley Collection. The Thompson family played a large role in the timber industry of Tucker County during the 1800s, and later prospered in the region as farmers, business owners, and prominent members of the Canaan Valley community. A caption on the back of the image reads: "John Thompson, brother of A. [Albert] Thompson, uncle to Geo. [George] B." and "Louise, adopted daughter [of] John Thompson."
Topical Subjects:
Counties--Tucker., Family--West Virginia--Tucker County.
Family Names:
Thompson family.
Geographic:
Canaan Valley (W. Va.), Tucker County (W. Va.)
Collection:
4151
Medium:
print


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