Henry Ferguson Thomson

(1896 - 1959)

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Henry Ferguson Thomson
1896 - 1959
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1896
Death
1959
Kew, Australia
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Kew, Australia
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Henry Ferguson Thomson was born in 1896. He was born to Donald Thomson and Ellen Wooghouse Thomson. He married Ada Elizabeth Lock. Henry died in 1959 in Kew, Australia at 63 years old.
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Henry Ferguson Thomson passed away in 1959 in Kew, Australia at age 63. Henry was born in 1896. He was born to Donald Thomson and Ellen Wooghouse Thomson. He married Ada Elizabeth Lock.

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In 1896, in the year that Henry Ferguson Thomson was born, on January 4th, Utah became the 45th state in the United States. After the LDS Church banned polygamy in 1890, Utah's application for statehood became acceptable to Congress and the Utah Territory became Utah..

In 1906, by the time he was just 10 years old, abolitionist and suffragette leader Susan B. Anthony died, before women's right to vote nationally was realized (in 1920). She, along with Elizabeth Cady Stanton, founded the National American Woman Suffrage Association which later became the League of Women Voters. She died at the age of 86 of heart failure and pneumonia in her home in New York.

In 1918, by the time he was 22 years old, federal spending was $12.68 billion, unemployment was 1.4% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 3 cents.

In 1935, when he was 39 years old, the BOI's name (the Bureau of Investigation) was changed to the FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) and it officially became a separate agency with the Department of Justice. J. Edgar Hoover, the Chief of the BOI, continued in his office and became the first Director of the FBI. The FBI's responsibility is to "detect and prosecute crimes against the United States".

In 1959, in the year of Henry Ferguson Thomson's passing, on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

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