John Thomas1

M, #1088, b. 2 March 1822, d. 20 May 1908
Last Edited=5 Oct 2015
     John Thomas, was born on 2 March 1822.2

John Thomas married Martha Merrill, daughter of Abel Merrill and Eliza Cooley, on 10 February 1848.1

On 24 September 1850, John Thomas appeared on the United States Census, at Jasper County, Mississippi.3

On 10 September 1860, John Thomas appeared on the United States Census, at Davisville, Jasper County, Mississippi.4

On 8 July 1870, John Thomas appeared on the United States Census, at Clairborne, Jasper County, Mississippi, Two of John's nephews are also living in this household.5

On 2 July 1880, John Thomas appeared on the United States Census, at Jasper County, Mississippi.6

On 15 June 1900, John Thomas appeared on the United States Census, at Jasper County, Mississippi, John and Martha are living with their daughter Flora Yarbrough, who is widowed.7

John Thomas died on 20 May 1908 at age 86.2 and was buried at Shady Grove First Baptist Church Cemetery, Heidelberg, Jasper County, Mississippi.8

Children of John Thomas and Martha Merrill

Citations

  1. [S10] Unknown author, "Family Group Sheets, Heidleberg Library Archives" (unknown compiler address). Unknown comments. Hereinafter cited as "Heidleberg Family Group Sheets."
  2. [S23] Mary Collins Landin, The Collins and Travis Families and Their Allies (Route 3 Box 290, Tom Collins Road, Utica, Mississippi 39175: Self Published, 1982). Hereinafter cited as Collins and Travis Families.
  3. [S37] 1850 United States Census, population schedule, Jasper County, Mississippi, written page 96, family 259, line 10.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  4. [S33] 1860 United States Census, population schedule, Davisville, Jasper County, Mississippi, page 113, family 743,line 11.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  5. [S34] 1870 United States Census, population schedule, Southeast Beat, Clairborne, Jasper County, Mississippi, stamped page 594, family 306, line 7.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  6. [S35] 1880 United States Census, population schedule, Jasper County, Mississippi, Supervisor's District 5, Enumeration District 158, stamped page 103, line 33.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  7. [S1] 1900 United States Census, population schedule, Beat 5, Jasper County, Mississippi, Supervisor's District 6, Enumeration District 55, sheet 11B, line 69.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (http://www.ancestry.com); from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  8. [S451] Headstone and Cemetery Collection, Created by: Marshall Parker, Record added: Sep 01, 2008, Find A Grave Memorial# 29469910., Findagrave.com.