Pemberton would enjoy this, not sure about you other idiots..

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  1. Mikey P
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    Here’s one idiot that enjoyed it
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    I'll take you to his grave if you ever visit..
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    I’d sleep there.
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    In the barn or graveside?
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    He has cool last name, suck when they changed it to Thompson... My ancestors Norwegian last name in the country is Thorvaldsson. I always liked reading bout snowshoe Thompson.
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    Great story, thanks Mike.

    It's one thing to have physical strength and skill; quite another to have the courage and character to be of service to your fellow man like he had.
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    I read that he never got paid for postal duties..


    1860, Thompson homesteaded a 160-acre ranch in Diamond Valley, south of Genoa in California's Alpine County, which is accessable by UTV right out my driveway...:biggrin:
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    Brought tears to my eyes.
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    It just made me feel cold.
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    Sure his real name wasn't Saiger?
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    Nope
    They never mentioned him talking a lot
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    He probably a relative of mine as some of trulson family ended up by the name Thompson back in 1800s.
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    Found this pic that my dad originally had before he died before all his belong went back to his mother. They were musical bunch of people. This is his father in Minot, ND
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    Nice stories!

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