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Thomas Jones Pickens

Male 1808 - 1894  (86 years)


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  • Name Thomas Jones Pickens 
    Born 26 Apr 1808  Oconee County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1850  Anderson County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Residence 1860  Newel and Equality, Anderson, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1870  Garvin, Anderson, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Residence 1880  Garvin, Anderson, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Died 2 Jul 1894  South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Thomas Jones Pickens
    Thomas Jones Pickens
    Obituary
    The Intelligencer
    Anderson, South Carolina
    4 Jul 1894
    Buried Old Stone Church Cemetery, Clemson, Pickens, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Findagrave memorial for Thomas J. Pickens
    Findagrave memorial for Thomas J. Pickens
    Created by: Chris Smith
    Record added: Feb 16, 2009
    Photographed
    Find A Grave Memorial# 33916733
    Person ID I18514  Dickinson
    Last Modified 29 Jun 2017 

    Father Ezekiel Pickens,   b. 30 Mar 1768, Long Cane, Abbeville, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1813, Abbeville, Abbeville, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Elizabeth Barksdale,   b. 15 Apr 1782, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1859, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 1807  [5
    Family ID F5773  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Kezia Miles,   b. 30 Jun 1810, Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1889, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Married 20 Apr 1830  South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Jeremiah Pickens  [Birth]
     2. Eliza Barksdale Pickens,   b. 29 Oct 1832, Anderson County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 May 1920, Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)  [Birth]
     3. John Miles Pickens,   b. 27 Apr 1836, Anderson County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Sep 1918, Easley, Pickens, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)  [Birth]
     4. Ezekiel Pickens,   b. 31 Dec 1837, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1854, Greenwood, Greenwood, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years)  [Birth]
    +5. Samuel Bonneau Pickens,   b. 13 Jul 1839, Pendleton, Anderson, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Sep 1891, Charleston, Charleston, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)  [Birth]
     6. Anna D Pickens,   b. 8 Nov 1841, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1914, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [Birth]
     7. Mary Butler Pickens,   b. 20 Jul 1843, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jul 1907, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [Birth]
     8. Andrew Calhoun Pickens,   b. 10 Jan 1846, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1888, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)  [Birth]
     9. Kezziah Miles Pickens,   b. 19 Feb 1848, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Jun 1916, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [Birth]
     10. Francis D Pickens,   b. 3 Feb 1850, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1911, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)  [Birth]
     11. William Poshell Pickens,   b. 27 Feb 1855, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1935, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 28 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F5776  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 26 Apr 1808 - Oconee County, South Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Anderson County, South Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1870 - Garvin, Anderson, South Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Garvin, Anderson, South Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Old Stone Church Cemetery, Clemson, Pickens, South Carolina Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S007856] 1850 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1850), Census Place: Eastern Subdivision, Anderson, South Carolina; Roll: M432_848; Page: 309A; Image: 624.
      Name: Thomas J Pickens
      Age: 42
      Birth Year: abt 1808
      Birthplace: South Carolina
      Home in 1850: Eastern Subdivision, Anderson, South Carolina, USA
      Gender: Male
      Family Number: 1002


      Name Age
      Thomas J Pickens 42
      K A Pickins 40
      Thomas J Pickins 19
      Eliza Pickins 17
      John M Pickins 14
      Ezckich Pickins 12
      Samuel B Pickins 10
      Anna B Pickins 8
      Mary Pickins 6
      Audrea C Pickins 4
      Kissiah A Pickins 2
      Francis D Pickins 0

    2. [S014287] 1860 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860), Census Place: Regiment 42, Anderson, South Carolina; Roll: M653_1212; Page: 338; Family History Library Film: 805212.
      Name: Thomas J Pickens
      Age: 52
      Birth Year: abt 1808
      Gender: Male
      Birth Place: South Carolina
      Home in 1860: Regiment 42, Anderson, South Carolina
      Post Office: Newel and Equality
      Family Number: 1269

      Thomas J Pickens 52
      Keziah Pickens 50
      Eliza Pickens 26
      Miles Pickens 24
      Samuel Pickens 21
      Anna Pickens 19
      Mary Pickens 17
      Andrew Pickens 14
      Keziah Pickens 12
      Frances Pickens 10
      Patrick Pickens 8
      William Pickens 5
      Eliza B Pickens 1


    3. [S013899] 1870 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1870), Census Place: Garvin, Anderson, South Carolina; Roll: M593_1482; Page: 537B; Image: 361827; Family History Library Film: 552981.
      Name: T J Pickens
      Age in 1870: 62
      Birth Year: abt 1808
      Birthplace: South Carolina
      Home in 1870: Garvin, Anderson, South Carolina
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Post Office: Anderson

      T J Pickens 62
      K A Pickens 60
      E B Pickens 38
      A D Pickens 28
      M B Pickens 26
      A C Pickens 24
      K M Pickens 22
      P N Pickens 18
      W P Pickens 15
      Benjamine Collins 26


    4. [S014080] 1880 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1880), Census Place: Garvin, Anderson, South Carolina; Roll: 1219; Family History Film: 1255219; Page: 186C; Enumeration District: 027.
      Name: T. J. Pickins
      [T. J. Pickens]
      Age: 72
      Birth Year: abt 1808
      Birthplace: South Carolina
      Home in 1880: Garvin, Anderson, South Carolina
      Race: White
      Gender: Male
      Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
      Marital Status: Married
      Spouse's Name: Kaziah Pickins
      Father's Birthplace: South Carolina
      Mother's Birthplace: South Carolina

      T. J. Pickins 72
      Kaziah Pickins 70
      Eliza B. Pickins 47
      Miles J. Pickins 44
      Andrew C. Pickins 34
      Kazia W. Pickins 32


    5. [S380] The Life and Times of General Andrew Pickens: Revolutionary War Hero, American Founder, Roy Andrew, Jr., (Chapel Hill, NC: University of North Carolina Press, 2017), 292.

    6. [S036160] South Carolina Marriages, 1641-1965, Hunting For Bears, comp., (Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005), Source: Marriage Records From the Pendleton Messenger.