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Barbro Louise THOMPSON

Female 1906 -


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  • Name Barbro Louise THOMPSON 
    Born 7 Oct 1906  Duluth, St. Louis County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Closeness to Ove Ovesen 11 
    MN Birth Cert Checked
    Minnesota Birth Certificate 1906-42670 
    Notes 
    • Shown as Barbro, her parents’ first child, on her birth certificate.

      Her first name, then, was her father’s mother’s name and her middle name was her mother’s mother’s name.

      In the 1920 census, she is Barbara, age 13 and living in Duluth with her widowed mother.

      She was “Miss Barbro Louise Thompson,” a member of the Ziegfeld Follies at the time of the death of her mother, “Mrs. Lillian T. Thompson, age 53, of Duluth and New York.” She inherited all of her mother’s $10,500 estate. An Associated Press article (e.g., Racine’s Journal Times, 8 Jan 1927) said that, “The girl gets the interest on her money until she is 30 years old, when she comes into the principal.”
    Person ID I1978  Don Carlson's Tree
    Last Modified 13 Oct 2019 

    Father Walter Melangton THOMPSON,   b. 18 Sep 1868, Eureka Twp, Dakota County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1914, Black Mountain County, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Mother Lillian THORP,   b. 3 Apr 1873, Manistee County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1927, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 6 Dec 1897  Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1403  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William ORVIN 
    Family ID F1429  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart