Ida Bell Thompson

Female 1860 - 1907


Personal Information    |    Media    |    Notes    |    Sources    |    All    |    PDF

  • Born  10 Sep 1860  Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Died  9 Sep 1907  Frederick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried  Mount Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I982  Virts
    Last Modified  17 Aug 2015 

    Family  Benjamin Thomas Virts,   b. 5 Jan 1851, Point of Rocks, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Apr 1930, Frederick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  25 Jun 1881  Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. Benjamin Eugene Virts,   b. 19 Sep 1873, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1921, Frederick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Jacob T. Virts,   b. 8 May 1885, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1885, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Mary Virginia Virts,   b. 20 Aug 1886, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 1922, Frederick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Ada H. Virts,   b. 11 Dec 1889, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Feb 1912, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Elouise J. Virts,   b. 2 Jul 1894, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 May 1925, Frederick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Bernard Lee Virtzs,   b. 1895, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1939, Union Bridge, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Norma Virts,   b. 22 Nov 1896, Frederick County, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1916, Frederick, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  7 Oct 2012 
    Family ID  F574  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Benjamin Thomas Virts and Ida Bell Thompson
    Benjamin Thomas Virts and Ida Bell Thompson
    Benjamin was born January 5, 1851 in Point of Rocks, Maryland to Jacob Joseph and Ann Rebecca Mossburg Wirts, Jr. He died on April27, 1930 in Frederick, Maryland. He married Ida Bell Thompson on June 25, 1881. She was born on September 1860 and died September 9, 1907 in Frederick Maryland. Both are buried in Mt. Olivet Cemetery, Frederick, Maryland.

    Photo courtesy of Jean LaGrave

  • Notes 
    • The Frederick News, September 9, 1907

      Mrs. Ida Belle Virts, wife of Benjamin T. Virts, died this morning at 3:45 o'clock at her home, 8 Wisner Street, of tuberculosis, in the 4?sup?7th ?/sup?year of her age. She is survived by her husband and six children; Mrs. J. L. Druen, of Beckley, W. Va., Eugene, Ada, Eloise, Bernard and Norma, at home; also by her mother, Mrs. M. O. Thompson, who resides with her daughter, Mrs. J. F. Davis, of this city. Five brothers and two sisters; Mrs. W. L. Virts, of Point of Rocks; Herman M., of Brunswick; Robert B. and William B., of Ellicott City; Frank E. of Monrovia; Leroy Thompson, of Mt. Airy, and Mrs. J. F. Davis of this city. She was a loving and devoted wife and mother. She was a member of the Evangelical Lutheran church. The funeral will take place from her late home on Wednesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1334] The Frederick News, September 9, 1907.

    2. [S269] Frederick County Maryland Marriage Records.