Historical Rosters Database
Lucas Powell ThompsonRoster ID 366
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|Affiliation:||Class of 1849|
|Biography & Genealogy:||Lucas Powell Thompson Jr. Class of 1849: Born- ca. 1828 in Amherst Co. Va. Father- Judge Lucas Powell Thompson; Mother- Susan Caroline Tapscott. Pat. Grandfather- John Thompson; Pat. Grandmother- Rebecca Powell. (No information on Mat. Grandparents). Entered VMI July 17, 1846; Graduated July 4, 1849 standing 24 in a class of 24 Graduated from the University of Va. Law School also. Career- Lawyer. Died- ca. Oct. 1854 of pneumonia.|