Henry Thomas (1758 - 1837)

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Birthplace: Cumberland , Virginia, United States
Death: Died in Long Creek, Caldwell, Missouri
Managed by: Karen Richardson
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About Henry Thomas

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of Private. DAR Ancestor # A112913

Title History of a family named Thomas : this family is related to a family named Wise, through the marriage of Louisa Hundley Thomas to William Joseph P. Wise, on October 7, 1849, in Johnson County, Illinois

Stmnt.Resp. compiled by Holly Leeta Wise

Authors Wise, Holly L. (Holly Leeta) (Main Author)

Notes Second film copy with: History of a family named Wise / Holly L. Wise.

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Henry Thomas, Sr. was born in 1758 in Cumberland County, Virginia. He served in the Revolutionary War in the Virginia Continental line 1777-1780. About 1778, he married Rachel Stillwell. They moved to Sumner County, Tennessee shortly after the Revolutionary War. In 1827 he and his family moved to Calloway County, Kentucky, and and in 1835 they became Mormon converts. He died in 1837 in Far West, Caldwell County, Missouri. Some of his family left the Church and settled in Johnson County, Illinois. Others came with the Mormon pioneers to Utah.

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Includes the related Hardin and Wise families.

Subjects Thomas

Wise

Hardin

Copies

Call Number Location Availability

929.273 T361wh FHL FAM HIST Book Available

Format Books/Monographs (With Film)

Language English

Publication St. Louis, Missouri : H.L. Wise, [19--?]

Physical [22] leaves : facsim.

Subject Class 929.273 T361

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Henry Thomas's Timeline

1758
February 17, 1758
Cumberland , Virginia, United States
1779
1779
Age 20
Near Gallatin, Sumner, TN
1780
1780
Age 21
Aberdeen, Harford, Maryland
1781
1781
Age 22
United States
1783
1783
Age 24
United States
1785
1785
Age 26
Gallintin, Sumner, Tennessee, United States
1790
1790
Age 31
Near Gallatin, Sumner, TN
1792
1792
Age 33
Near Gallatin, Sumner, TN
1794
1794
Age 35
United States
1794
Age 35
United States