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THOMAS DECENDANTS

Jackie Wood (View posts)
Posted: 19 Sep 1998 6:00AM GMT
Classification: Query
Surnames: THOMAS, TOWLES, POPE
Ripley Co. search for decendants as well as ancestors of the family of THOMAS TOWLES AND POPE
Not only am I doing genealogy on this family, I am trying to =

> locate ANY living family members.

> Daniel P. THOMAS b. Miss? (my g-grandfather). Daniel was in Randolph =

> Co. AR by 9 Sept. 1860, when he married Deland A. POPE. Possibly 3 =

> children were born to this union. James Addison THOMAS born Currentview =

> MO in Ripley Co, 15 Jan 1863 (My Grandfather), also Mary E. THOMAS ALLEN =

> SCHMIDT, and William A. Dan and these 3 children were in the Doniphan =

> area by at least 1876 when they showed up on the State special Census =

> done that year. Also listed on that Census was Daniel's 2nd wife Susan =

> E. Children of Dan and Susan are Walter L., John A., Charles L, Andrew, =

> Horrace M., and Benjamin D. The family lived in the Doniphan area for =

> many years. Daniel died 11 April 1889 in Doniphan.

> James Addison THOMAS "Add" (My grandfather), married Addie Mae TOWLES in =

> Doniphan on 18 May 1895. He died 22 Aug 1927,. She was born 28 March =

> 1875, d 17 Nov 1925 in Doniphan. "Add was very active in Doniphan. He =

> was postmaster at Ponder 1896-1898, he was Commissioner of Schools for =

> Ripley Co., elected to office in 1891, taught school at Mt. Pisgah in =

> ripley co., owned a large store in Doniphan that was later Whitwell and =

> Sons, and was a successful farmer, and part owner of the Doniphan State =

> Bank.

> "Add" remarried a Poplar Bluff woman by the name of Ollie WRIGHT =

> HOUSEKEEPER, after Addie's death in 1925, and lived in Poplar Bulff =

> until his death in 1927.

> James Addison THOMAS "Jack", (My Father), b. 15 Dec.1907 in Doniphan, d. =

> 22 Aug 1977 in Wichita KS. "Jack" was married while still living in =

> Doniphand to Lida R. CAUDLE. To this union was born one child, Dolores =

> Roseman THOMAS on 22 Oct. 1928. Jack's 2nd marriage was to Mary K. =

> GRAVATT MOORE in Wichita KS. This union produced 5 children, Sheila =

> Marie THOMAS PLY, Jacqueline Kaye THOMAS WOOD, James Ralph THOMAS, =

> Judith Anne THOMAS VAUGHN GORHAM, and Jay Dee THOMAS.

> I Have very little other information on this family. Not only do I feel =

> a need to find them for genealogy pruposes, but to make contact with a =

> missing family. My sister Dolores Roseman THOMAS, may still be living. =

> We have never met. Any and all help is appreciated

> Jackie THOMAS WOOD

> 2242 CR 5800

> Willow Springs MO 65793
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Jackie Wood 19 Sep 1998 12:00PM GMT 
rangernace 11 May 2014 2:34AM GMT 
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