- Født: 22 Jan 1693, Salem, NJ
- Ekteskap (1): Sarah Penton den 30 Jan 1716 i Salem, NJ
- Død: 15 Jun 1776, Allaways Creek, Salem, NJ 83 år gammel
Joseph and Sarah announced their intent to wed on Dec. 26, 1715 at the Salem Friends Meeting, Salem, NJ.
His 17 December 1739 Will: Wife, Sarah, use of plantation during widowhood. Sons--William, 170 acres, part of the land I live on; Joseph, 50 acres, adjoining John Hilton, also that he be apprenticed. Daughters--Elizabeth, Jane, Martha, Sarah, Grace, Mary and Susannah, the two-thirds of my moveable estate. Executors--wife, and my son William. Witnesses--Benj. Holme, Martin Garrel, William Thompson. Affirmed 25 April, 1740.
They were quakers and had atleast nine children:
Elizabeth Tyler (1716-), wife of William Tyler, married Jun 1737 in Salem, NJ
Jane Erskine (1719-1809, WV) married Michael Erskine 1740 in Cecil, Maryland
William Thompson b. Aug 30, 1720
Joseph Thompson (1723-1776)
Martha Moore (1724-1803), NC, married Edward Charles Moore jr, on Nov 10 1746 in Salem, NJ
Sarah Thompson b. 1726
Mary (1730-1790, NC), married John Killingsworth.
Grace Craven Brown (1730-1811, Randolph, NC), married Daniel Brown sr abt 1753
Susanna Acton (1734-1776), wife of John Acton, married 1756 in Salem, NJ
His parents were Willam Thompson and wife Sarah.
Joseph giftet seg med Sarah Penton, datter av William Penton Jr og Ann Hodge, den 30 Jan 1716 i Salem, NJ. (Sarah Penton ble født i 1689 i Salem, NJ og døde i 1739 i Atlantic City, NJ.)