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1871 Solicitor's articled clerk, living with his parents, William Thompson, 54, druggist, Jane J Thompson 48, Constance Thompson 19, William Thompson 14, Thomas Thompson 12, Arthur Thompson 9, Florence Thompson 7
1881 Solicitor, visiting West Ham
1884 Associate of the Society
1887 of Winchester House, London. Member of the Society. "Head of a well known firm of electrical engineers" - this would seem to be a reference to Thompson, Ritchie and Co who were located at Winchester House.
1891 Solicitor, a boarder in Hanover Square, London
1895 of Holland Park, London
1898 of the Carborundum Co, 20 Bucklersbury, London EC
1901 Electrical engineer, boarder in Croydon
1904 Member of IEE; no address given; not listed by IEE after this year
1904 Alfred Thompson of West Norwood patented a silencer for Maxim guns.