Henry Tillman Thomas

Born:Mar 3 1804 In:  Moore County, North Carolina
Died:Oct 21 1885 (at age 81)In:  Moore County, North Carolina


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Immediate family

Harriet Malinda Thomas (born Judd)
His wife
William John Thomas
His son
Macklin C. Thomas
His son
Jefferson Thomas
His son
Henderson Bennett Thomas
His son
Mary Adeline Howard (born Thomas)
His daughter
Edna Elizabeth Gilchrist (born Thomas)
His daughter
John Martin Beaton Thomas
His son
Henry Tillman Thomas
His son
Mary Frances Thomas
His daughter
James Knox Polk Thomas
His son
Malinda Pettie Thomas
His daughter
John Thomas
His father
Mary Thomas (born Oaks)
His mother

Source citations

Page: Henry Tillman Thomas
Confidence: Secondary evidence
Date: Feb 19 2016
Citation text:
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[Jeff WesterII.FTW]


CENSUS: 1830 Moore County, NC residing 5 residences from Anderson Thomas, son of Grissom: Tilman Thomas 1M under 5, 1M 20 & under 30, 1F 20 & under 30, 1F slave under 10, 4 persons Total.


1840 Moore County, NC: Tillman Thomas 1M Under 5, 2M 5 & under 10, 1M 10 & under 15; 1M 30 & under 40; 1F Under 5, 1F 5 & under 10, 1F 20 & under 30, 1F slave 10 & under 24; 9 persons total with 3 employed in Agriculture.


September 20, 1850 Moore County, NC: 484/484 Tillman Thomas 45M Farmer 400 NC, Harriet 42F NC, William J. 21M Farmer NC, Macklin 19M Farmer NC, Jefferson 17M Farmer NC, Henderson B. 14M NC, Mary A. 12F NC, Elizabeth E. 10F NC, John M. B. 8M NC, Henry F. 6M NC, James K. P. 4M NC, Harriet M. 1F NC.


According to the 1850 Slave Population Schedules for Moore County, Tillman Thomas owned 1 female age 27 and 1 female age 1.


June 6, 1860 Long Street PO, Moore County, NC: 46/46 Tillman Thomas 52M Farmer 1500/8000 NC, Herret 50F NC, John 17M Farmer NC Attended school within the year, Tillman 15M NC Attended school within the year, James K P 13M NC Attended school within the year, Elizabeth 19F NC Attended school within the year, Harret M 12F NC Attended school within the year, Malinda P 10F NC Attended school within the year.


According to the 1860 Slave Population Schedules for Moore County, Tillman Thomas owned 1 male age 60, 1 female age 36, 1 Male age 18, 1 female age 12, 1 female age 10, 1 female age 8, 1 female age 6, and 1 female age 4. The number of slave houses was 2.


August 30, 1870 Jonesboro PO, Sloans Township, Moore County, NC: 147/146 Thomas Tillman 64 M W Farmer 200/1400 NC, Harriet 62 F W House Keeper NC, Hunter Harriett 9 F W NC.


June 24, 1880 ED 134, Jonesboro Township, Moore County, NC: 431/442 Thomas Tillmon W M 73 Married Farmer NC NC NC, Harrett W F 71 Wife Married Keeping House NC NC NC.


BURIAL: Baptist Chapel Baptist Church Cemetery inscription: TILLMAN THOMAS BORN March 3 1804 DIED Oct 21 1885.


WILL: From the North Carolina State Archives Moore County Wills 1868 to 1898, Vol. D, pp. 203-205: Tilmon Thomas Sr. of the County of Moore and the State of North Carolina...wife Harriett...all my daughters...daughter Edney Gilchrist...granddaughter Harriett Martha Hunter...sons John M. B. Thomas and Macklin Thomas...witness L. P. Waddell and H. D. Judd...signed 30 October 1872...ordered to be recorded and filed 10 November 1885.
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