New Jersey Obituaries - 1899 - William Thompson

William Thompson of Belford died suddenly of paralysis yesterday morning, aged seventy years. He was stricken with paralysis Monday night and died without regaining consciousness. He moved to Belford from Toms River about a year ago. He had worked for John Rickman since coming to Belford. A wife and four children survive him. One son, Joseph Thompson, lives at Belford. Another son, James Thompson, is an engineer on Sandy Hook.

Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, December 20, 1899