John Gustavos Thompson, b 07 Dec 1823 Stockholm, Sweden, d. 13 Mar 1896 Logan Co., OK
Sarah Louise Beene (Deene?) b. 29 Aug 1834, NY, NY, d. 1884 NY
John and Sarah married 21 Aug 1853 NY, NY.Had 7 children:
Sarah Louise, b 21 Jun 1854, Boston, MA, d 1911 Lakewood, NJ, m to --- Burge. Had 8 children: Ida, Laura, Lucy, Andrew, Pauline, Viola, Harold, Ella
Clara Rebecca, b 22 Nov 1855, Boston, MA, d 09 Oct 1925, m 17 Dec 1875 to George Applegate. Had 4 children: Christine, Ethel, Theodore, Jerry
Lucy Christine, b 17 Oct 1861, NY, m Easter Sunday, 1885 to Lewis Anderson. Had 3 children: Roy, Clarence, Leslie
Samuel Henry, b 26 Jul 1867, Hudson City, NY, d 1883 NY, NY
Andrew Steven, b 02 Sep 1871, Morrisville, NJ, d 1890 WY
Joseph Edward, b 10 Apr 1874, Morrisville, NY, d 1883 NY, NY
Martha Arabella, b 18 Jan 1876, Fairfield, NJ, d 06 Jan 1968, Norfolk, VA, m 16 Mar 1891 to James Newton Anderson.Had 16 children:Alice, Nellie, Mable, Ruth, Beatrice, Arlie, Dollie, Ethel, Homer, Lillian, Gertrude, James, Isabelle, Irene, Robert, Thomas. 9 lived to adulthood
John G. had gray or hazel eyes, brown hair and a light complexion.Military Service: BET. 3 SEP 1862 - 30 JUN 1863 Co I 29th Regiment, NJ Infantry, Matawan Twp.Pension 8 DEC 1879 Pension App #326598, Cert # 347065.He returned to Sweden with dau. Martha in 1888 but found no trace of his family.One brother died at sea.Two of John's sons died of diphtheria and the third in a train wreck.
I am a daughter of Isabelle, dau of Martha Arabella.I haven't been able to find any info about Sarah Louise Beene or her husband.She was born in England and was supposed to have had 3 children.
1880 Soundex New York T-765 Roll 169 T-512 thru T-525
Thompson T-512 Vol. 47 Sheet 21 ED 62 Line 30
Address:235 Mulberry St, New York City, NY
Thompson, John G. 55 yrsSweden
Sarah 46 yrs b. NY
Lucy 15 yrs b. NY
Henry 13 yrs b. NJ
Andrew 9 yrs b. NJ
Martha 4 yrs b. NJ
Hope this helps your search, cousin !!