Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 148,100 pages of information and 233,633 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.
1838 Born in Sedgley, son of William and Susanna Thompson
1881 William Thompson 43, Master Iron Worker Employing 49 Men 5 boys, lived in Wolverhampton with Ellen Thompson 46, and his nephew John Cheadle 25, ironworker, bucket maker
In charge of the Highfields works of John Thompson
1911 William Thompson 73, retired boiler maker, lived in Wolverhampton with Ellen Thompson 76