Temperance Thomas1

F, #1121, b. 17 November 1850, d. 20 November 1938
Last Edited=5 Oct 2015
     Temperance Thomas, daughter of John Thomas and Martha Merrill, was born on 17 November 1850 at Jasper County, Mississippi.1 Temperance Thomas was the daughter of John Thomas and Martha Merrill.1

Temperance Thomas appeared on the United States census of 10 September 1860 in the household of John Thomas at Davisville, Jasper County, Mississippi.2

Temperance Thomas appeared on the United States census of 8 July 1870 in the household of John Thomas at Clairborne, Jasper County, Mississippi.3

Temperance Thomas married Tyra Cooley circa 1871.1,41

Temperance Thomas appeared on the United States census of 1880 in the household of Tyra Cooley at Jasper County, Mississippi.5

Temperance Thomas appeared on the United States census of 28 June 1900 in the household of Tyra Cooley at Jasper County, Mississippi.6

Temperance Thomas appeared on the United States census of 1910 in the household of Tyra Cooley at Jasper County, Mississippi.7

Temperance Thomas appeared on the United States census of 9 January 1920 in the household of Tyra Cooley at Jasper County, Mississippi.8

Mrs. T. Cooley received pension payments from the state of Mississippi, Jasper County. The payments were $11 per month or quarter. This was in honor of her husband Tyra's service in the Confederate Army.9

Temperance Thomas appeared on the United States census of 14 April 1930 in the household of John S. Cooley at Jasper County, Mississippi.10

Temperance Thomas died on 20 November 1938 at Pine Grove, Jasper County, Mississippi, at age 88.1 and was buried at Pine Grove Baptist Cemetery, Jasper County, Mississippi.11

Children of Temperance Thomas and Tyra Cooley

Citations

  1. [S10] Unknown author, "Family Group Sheets, Heidleberg Library Archives" (unknown compiler address). Unknown comments. Hereinafter cited as "Heidleberg Family Group Sheets."
  2. [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.
  3. [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.
  4. [S35] 1880 United States Census, population schedule; 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. [S35] 1880 United States Census, population schedule, Jasper County, Mississippi, p. 38, house 139, farmer.; 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. [S1] 1900 United States Census, population schedule, Beat 5, Jasper County, Mississippi, Supervisor's District 6, Enumeration District 55, sheet 16B, line 61.; 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. [S2] 1910 United States Census, population schedule, Jasper County, Mississippi, p. 265B, family 724, Beat 5.; 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. [S3] 1920 United States Census, population schedule, Beat 5, Jasper County, Mississippi, Supervisor's District 5, Enumeration District 20, stamped page 57, line 1.; 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.
  9. [S141] Charlene B. Moore, "E-Mail Correspondence with Charlene Moore Regarding Tyra Cooley Pension Checks," E-Mail message from (author E-Mail address private) at (Sugar Land, TX) to this researcher, May, 2004. Hereinafter cited as "Correspondence - Charlene Moore."
  10. [S120] 1930 United States Census, population schedule, Beat 5, Jasper County, Mississippi, Enumeration District 31-12, Supervisor's District 9, sheet 7B, line 97.; 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.
  11. [S451] Headstone and Cemetery Collection, Created by: Marshall Parker, Record added: Sep 15, 2008, Find A Grave Memorial# 29826968., Findagrave.com.
  12. [S2] 1910 United States Census, population schedule; 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.
  13. [S1] 1900 United States Census, population schedule; 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.