When Vern Thompson was born on February 19, 1888, in Texas, his father, William, was 45 and his mother, Cutta, was 33. He married Venna Elizabeth Stansell on August 23, 1921, in Madison, Arkansas. They had 11 children during their marriage. He had one brother and two sisters.
February 19, 1888
Verne Thompson was living in Madison, Arkansas, when he registered for the World War I draft.
U.S., World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
In 1900, Vernen Thompson was 11 years old and lived in Kings River, Arkansas with his father, mother, brother, and 2 sisters.
1900 United States Federal Census
In 1910, Vernon Thompson was 22 years old and lived in Kings River, Arkansas.
1910 United States Federal Census
In 1920, Vern Thompson was 27 years old and lived in Purdy, Arkansas with his son and daughter.