Born: 21 Apr 1919 in Center, North Dakota
Married: 29 Jun 1946 in Billings, Montana
Died: Mar 1991 in Glendale, Maricopa, AZ (4)
Wife: Jessie Irene Braden (5)
01 (?): Living
Wilbur L. Thompson:
per Greely Manual: Wilbur served in the South Pacific during WWII. He worked for Lockheed Aircraft at Luke Airforce Base. He was the son of Henry and Grace (Wing) Thompson. He and Jessie lived in Phoenix.
Jessie Irene Braden:
per mother's Obit. Jan 1943, Jessie is Mrs. Richard Weber, New Rockford (ND).
per father's Obit, Jan 1952, Jessie is "Mrs. Jessie I. Thompson, China Lake, California."
per Greely Manual: Jessie was an elementary schoolteacher.
I visited Jessie with Aunt Musa and Cousin Bessie in 1954. At that time she was living on Whidbey Island in Puget Sound. Per Yvonne Scheller letter, at that time Jessie was married to Bill Thompson and, "Bill was in the navy at Whidbey."
Line 4 Dwelling #2 Family #2
Braden, William head age 44 WI Eng Canada Farmer, General
Winifred E. wife 29 WI WI WI
Jessie I dau 6 ND WI WI
Vera G dau 4 8/12 ND WI WI
Mable M dau 3 3/12 ND WI WI
Arnold W son 1 4/12 ND WI WI
[Richard Pierce gives this death date and attributes it to Jim Churchill of Sherwood, Oregon. Pierce also indicates Jessie was married three times.]
Revised: February 19, 2018