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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Rebecca Ann Eskridge

Female 1777 - 1859  (82 years)


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  • Name Rebecca Ann Eskridge 
    Born 1777  [1
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1850  Macon County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Died 26 Oct 1859  Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried Lydia Baptist Cemetery, Union Springs, Bullock, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I14023  Dickinson
    Last Modified 18 Feb 2015 

    Family Frederick G Thomas,   b. 1771, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1851, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married Y  [3
    Children 
    +1. Grisby Eskridge Thomas,   b. 10 Jan 1796, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1865, Columbus, Muscogee, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Samuel B Thomas,   b. Aft 1799, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. ca. 1850  (Age ~ 50 years)  [Birth]
     3. Martha Washington Thomas,   b. ca. 1802, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jun 1849, Greene County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years)  [Birth]
    +4. Araminta Thomas,   b. 1803, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1870, Russell County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
     5. Mary Ann Eliza Thomas,   b. 22 Dec 1808, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1837, Thomaston, Upson, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)  [Birth]
    +6. Sophia Thomas,   b. 11 Mar 1811, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1865, Spring Hill, Barbour, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)  [Birth]
     7. Jonathan Thomas,   b. 7 Apr 1813, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1900, Lincoln, Talladega, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [Birth]
     8. Sarah Ann Rebecca Thomas,   b. Aug 1815, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1900, Scott County, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)  [Birth]
    +9. Mary Jane Thomas,   d. 1837, Upson County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location
     10. Frederick G Thomas,   b. 1818, Hancock County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 23 Feb 2015 
    Family ID F4238  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Macon County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Lydia Baptist Cemetery, Union Springs, Bullock, Alabama Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S007837] Headstone, Lydia Baptist Church Cemetery, Bullock, Alabama.
      Sacred
      To the memory of
      REBECCA
      RELICT OF
      F. G. THOMAS, SR.
      WHO DIED
      Oct 26th, 1859
      In faith and hope of Heaven
      aged 82 years.

    2. [S007856] 1850 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850), Census Place: District 21, Macon, Alabama; Roll: M432_9; Page: 257A; Image: 133.
      Name: Rebecca Thomas
      Age: 78
      Birth Year: abt 1772
      Birthplace: Georgia
      Home in 1850: District 21, Macon, Alabama
      Gender: Female
      Family Number: 881

      F G Thomas 80
      Rebecca Thomas 78
      Mary J Thomas 12


    3. [S151] Letter, Jane Eliza Thomas Sibley to an unnamed nephew, 7 Feb 1927 (typewritten transcription).
      Six daughters given: Martha (Cobb; Underwood); Artiminta (Dickerson); Sarah (Larry); Jane (Sharman); Eliza (Turner); and Sophia (Lewis; Lary; Thompson; Long).