W. T. THOMPSON, 1897
Mr. Thompson was born in Alabama in 1852, came to Texas when only six
months old, and settled at Old Hico in Hamilton County in 1869. In 1897 he
owned 2,000 acres of; and. 1,500 sheep and 200 head of cattle. Said the
He is a man who possesses the happy faculty of attending strictly to
his own business, and in this respect he is superior to many."
He was a cousin of the well-known Captain Saxon of Hamilton history.
HAMILTON COUNTY NEWS --Vol. 8, No.10
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Hamilton County, TX
Friday, June 24, 1938