Posted By:Bill Swearingen
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Subject:Joel THOMAS of Caswell Co., NC & other Thomases
Post Date:March 20, 2002 at 21:15:10
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Forum:Caswell County, NC Genealogy Forum
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The distribution of the estate of Joel THOMAS of Caswell Co., NC is found in Deed Book BB, page 267 - 268 dated in year 1833. His heirs were :
1. Mary Evans - a daughter of Joel & Agnes THOMAS
2. Sarah Holcomb / Halcomb - dau of
3. Henry - son of
4. William O. - son of
5. Jesse H. - son of
6. Nancy Kersey - dau of
7. Elizabeth Nelson - dau of
8. Joel P. - son of

Elsewhere in DB # BB, pg. 278 - 279 in 1834 a land transaction recorded :
David THOMAS to Nelson THOMAS both of Caswell Co., NC, for $108.00, for 99 acres on North Hyco adjoining to widow of Browning NELSON. Filed : 3-Jan-1834. Wit: Abraham LANGER & James HIGHTOWER.

What relationship is there between David THOMAS & Joel THOMAS ?

In 1853 a will from a David THOMAS was filed in AL & NC. Is this the same David THOMAS ?

Also, in DB #BB, pg 396 - 397 another land transaction recorded :
Nelson THOMAS to Abner STANFIELD, both of Caswell Co., NC, for $322, for 99 acres on Hyco, adjoining to BRUMMITT, Massa NELSON & Ambros NELSON. Filed : April ?, 1834. Wit : Franklin YEALOCK & William JOHNSON. Question : What relationship is there between this Nelson THOMAS and the other NELSON family members? Assume that Massa & Ambrose were siblings of Agnes (Nelson??) THOMAS.

Bill Swearingen - Bellville, TX
bswear@hal-pc.org