Glad I was able to help in some way, unfortunately there were many Thompson's in Battersea / Wandsworth area around that time including one famous one who was a bodyguard to Winston Churchill during World War 2, no, not in my tree…"
Thank you for the quick response. I have been wrestling with the on-line data as well...
Some other info I have:
William Edward Thompson came across to Canada well before his bothers - he was one of the founding pioneers for discovering…"
Have done some quick checks,
1881 Census shows Luke & Sophie with the following children
William Edward b 1875 Battersea
Sophie Adelaide b 1876 Battersea
John Herbert b 1878 Kingston
Robert Charles b 1881 Norwood, Surrey.
Nice to hear from you, looking at the birth certificate nothing rings any bells with me, I will go through what I have on CD and paper, I can also look up trade directories, have you checked any shipping lists ?
If you have any other…"
I am researching a particular branch of Thompson, and many were born in Battersea (according to census records). I have come to a dead end, as I cannot find records regarding what happened to the two parents on the attached birth…"
Family in 1901 were at 1, Ordnance Court, Devonport,Plymouth, all family born in Devonport except father William born in Barnstable and mother from Cornwall. There are several Coneybeare names shown in Plymouth today,send me some more name and…"
My home was originally Plymouth and I am aware of the family name, I am now near Exeter but can look up some records for you, if you would like to send me details on a private message I will see what can be done.
If it is living relatives…"
I was born in Plymouth, Devon, my father Noel Richard THOMPSON was born in Wandsworth, have traced the line back to John Thompson born abt 1793 London and his wife Sarah.There is a strong connection to the railways in London Clapham Junction area,I have a Walter THOMPSON who was murdered in World War 2 in Bournemouth by a fellow soldier.Looking forward to hearing from fellow THOMPSONs connected in LondonSee More