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From: "Laurie and Joe O'Bryan" <>
Subject: Re: Thomas Family
Date: Tue, 12 Jan 1999 16:59:55 -0500


This is my line, what is the history you mentioned? Is it a book or a
magazine --I'd love to get a copy of the article or have a look at the book.
I don't know that I have anything you don't, but here is what I have, but I
make no guarantees on this info being right!!

Descendants of Philip Thomas

Philip Thomas
+Sarah Harrison
..... [8] Charles Thomas b: 1750 Appomatox County, Virginia d: Patrick
County, Va
..... +Judith Patterson b: Wales d: Patrick County, Va m: Appomattox
County, VA
............. Mary Thomas b: 1770 Patrick County, Va
............. +John Nowlin b: 1770 Halifax County, VA d: January 09, 1855
Franklin County, VA m: February 23, 1799 Patrick County, Va
............. Cornelius Thomas
............. +Elizabeth Slaughter m: April 07, 1806
............. John Thomas
............. Nicholas Thomas b: Patrick County, Va
............. Susan Thomas
............. +Robert Jordan
............. Charles Thomas, Jr. b: 1775 Appomattox, Virginia
............. +Deborah Jordan b: Abt. 1774 m: March 17, 1795 Patrick
County, VA
.................... Mary Thomas
.................... +Joseph Nix Short
.................... Fleming Thomas
.................... +Delilah Hall
............................ Mary Thomas
.................... Peter Thomas
.................... Nicholas Thomas
.................... Nancy Thomas
.................... +Francis Turner
............................ Charles Turner
............................ Samuel F. Turner
............................ Jefferson Turner
............................ Fleming Turner
............................ Anna Turner
............................ Debra Turner
.................... [2] Judith Thomas
.................... +[1] Charles Thomas b: 1812 Patrick County, Va d:
Patrick County, Va m: July 18, 1853 Floyd County, VA
............................ [3] Tug Thomas
............................ [4] Sarah Thomas
.................... Jane Thomas b: Abt. 1798
.................... +David McAlexander b: 1798 d: 1898 Patrick County, VA
m: December 30, 1817 Patrick County, VA
............................ Deborah McAlexander b: 1819-1824 d: January
31, 1892
............................ +Pleasant C. Cannaday
............................ Rebecca McAlexander
............................ Peter McAlexander b: 1825 Patrick County, VA
............................ +Sintha
............................ Alexander McAlexander b: Abt. 1828
............................ Mary P. McAlexander b: Abt. 1831
............................ John McAlexander b: Abt. 1835
............................ David McAlexander, Jr. b: Abt. 1837
............................ Charles McAlexander b: Abt. 1840
............. Pleasant Thomas b: 1770 Franklin County, VA d: 1848 Patrick
County, Va
............. +Polly Cannaday b: September 18, 1781 Franklin County, VA d:
August 02, 1861 Patrick County, Va m: March 06, 1800 Patrick County, Va
.................... Pleasant Thomas
.................... Richard Thomas
.................... [7] James Thomas
.................... +[6] Cynthia Thomas
.................... Susan Thomas
.................... Betty Thomas
.................... Judith Thomas
.................... Mary Thomas
.................... [1] Charles Thomas b: 1812 Patrick County, Va d:
Patrick County, Va
.................... +Mary Cannaday m: 1828 Franklin County, VA
............................ Pleasant Thomas b: 1829
............................ Bailey Thomas b: 1833
............................ Jackson Thomas b: 1835
............................ Margaret Thomas b: February 27, 1837 Patrick
County, Va d: August 04, 1891 Floyd County, VA
............................ +Samuel Sweeney b: June 04, 1828 Franklin
County, VA d: May 28, 1906 Floyd County, VA m: February 15, 1855 Floyd
County, VA
............................ Charles Thomas b: 1841
............................ Adeline Thomas b: 1843
............................ Polly Thomas b: 1847
............................ Susan Thomas b: 1850
.................... *2nd Wife of [1] Charles Thomas:
.................... +[2] Judith Thomas m: July 18, 1853 Floyd County, VA
............................ [3] Tug Thomas
............................ [4] Sarah Thomas
............. [5] Richard Thomas b: August 03, 1773 Patrick County, Va d:
September 18, 1852
............. +Elizabeth Ferrell
............. *2nd Wife of [5] Richard Thomas:
............. +Martha Turner
............. Joseph Thomas b: 1772 Patrick County, Va d: 1855 Patrick
County, Va
............. +Annie Turner
.................... [6] Cynthia Thomas
.................... +[7] James Thomas
.................... Judith Thomas
.................... Rachel Thomas
.................... Mary Thomas
.................... Onie Thomas
.................... Sallie Thomas
.................... Lucinda Thomas
.................... Susan Thomas
.................... Lewis Thomas
..... *2nd Wife of [8] Charles Thomas:
..... +Mary Ripley

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Date: Saturday, January 09, 1999 8:20 PM
Subject: Thomas Family

>Hi, I am searching for an ancestor named CHARLES THOMAs, born abt 1739,
>location unknown. He married JUDITH PATTERSON RIPLEY (possibly) around
>Appomattox, Virginia. Charles and Judith came to Henry Co, Va. (now
Patrick)
>around 1765. I found a history published in 1918 stating that Charles's
>Family
>came to America from Wales and settled in Maryland, before migrating to
the
>Appomattox area. Charles and Judith had 12 children: Charles Jr., Joseph,
>Cornelius, Richard, John, Pleasant, Nicholas, Susanah, Mary Polly, Jane,
>Nolen,
>and Joab. Does any one have any leads on this family?
>Thanks, Mike Thomas, Roanoke, Virginia.
>
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