Thomas Buery Farley

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Thomas Buery Farley, Sr.

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Chesterfield, Henrico, Virginia, United States
Death: Died in Pearisburg, Giles, Virginia, United States
Place of Burial: Matthews Farm near Sugar Run, Walker's Creek, Giles Co., Virginia
Immediate Family:

Son of Francis Marion Farley and Nancy Anna Farley
Husband of Judith Farley
Father of Chloe Cornelia Dillon; Judith Nicewander; Henry Farley; Thomas Farley, Jr.; Rebecca Farley and 5 others
Brother of Francis Marion Farley, Jr.; Booker Farley; Adam Farley and Eleanor Farley
Half brother of John Farley; James Parke Farley; Matthew Farley and Mary Mary Pack

Managed by: Martin Severin Eriksen
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About Thomas Buery Farley

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of SOLDIER. DAR Ancestor #: A038649 -------------------- The DAR has erected a Thomas Farley Memorial near Walker's Creek, Giles County, VA. It reads:

"Thomas Farley, Sr., a revolutionary soldier was buried near this site in 1796. His services extending over 20 years include 1758 French and Indian Wars, 1774 Battle of Point Pleasant(Cornstalk). 1776 erected Farley's Fort near the New River, 1778 fought in campaign under General McIntosh, 1779 Indian Scout under Captain Patton . .

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Thomas Buery Farley's Timeline

1730
October 25, 1730
Chesterfield, Henrico, Virginia, United States
1752
1752
Age 21
Virginia, Colonial America
1754
1754
Age 23
Chesterfield County, Virginia
1755
1755
Age 24
United States

Captain Thomas Lewis was sent with a garrison of 50 men to Greenbrier and New River to construct forts and guard the settlements from indian attacks. All evidence points to the fact that Thomas Farley joined this expedition while it was organizing in Albermarle.

1757
1757
Age 26
Chesterfield Co., Virginia
1760
1760
Age 29
Summers, Virginia, USA
1763
1763
Age 32
Walker's Creek, Montgomery, Virginia, United States
1764
1764
Age 33
Montgomery County, Virginia, Colonial America
1764
Age 33
Virginia, USA
1768
1768
Age 37
Giles County, Virginia, United States