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Naval officer

William Judah Thomson, American naval officer.

Background

Thomson, William Judah was born on April 27, 1841 in Washington, District of Columbia, United States. Son of William and Mary (Delano) Thomson.

Education

Educated Baltimore schools.

Career

Appointed acting assistant p.m. United States Navy, March 29, 1865. Assistant p.m., July 23, 1866.

Passed assistant p.m., March 20, 1868. P.m., February 16, 1878. Pay inspector, April 9, 1899.

Pay director, March 9, 1902. Retired, January 10, 1903, with rank of rear admiral for services during Civil War. Home: Seattle, Wash.

Connections

Married Maud Spurgeon, April.

father:
William Thomson

mother:
Mary (Delano) Thomson

spouse:
Maud Spurgeon