Thomas, Absalom

Thomas, Absalom

Male 1841 - 1908  (67 years)

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  • Name Thomas, Absalom 
    Born 30 May 1841  Darke County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 4 Dec 1850  German Township, Darke, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Census 8 Aug 1860  German Township, Darke, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Military 1863  Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Enlisted 
    Military 1865  [6
    Discharged 
    Census 27 Jun 1870  Jackson Township, Howard, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 12 Jun 1880  Sims Township, Grant, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1905  Kirkman, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Died 16 Aug 1908  [2, 3, 4
    Buried Rose Hill Cemetery, Kirkman, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Person ID I46952  Sackett | Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder, Simon Sackett the Colonist
    Last Modified 9 Feb 2018 

    Father Thomas, Charles Weaver,   b. 27 Dec 1797, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1872  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Sackett, Mercy,   b. 26 Feb 1797, Bourbon County, Kentucky, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jun 1858  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 8 May 1825  Greene County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • 1870 Census
      Sackett Family Collection by:Ruth Elzey Rawlings
      FTM CD#400, OH Marriage Index c1996
      Cindy Torres Owens
    Children 6 children 
    +1. Thomas, Samuel S.,   b. 30 Jul 1828, German Township, Darke, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1904, German Township, Darke, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +2. Thomas, Cyrus,   b. 13 Jan 1830, German Township, Darke, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1910, Winchester, Randolph County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     3. Thomas, Sarah Jane,   b. 1833, Darke County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1913  (Age 80 years)
     4. Thomas, Aner,   b. 24 Mar 1837, Darke County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1898  (Age 61 years)
    +5. Thomas, David Randall,   b. 24 Jul 1839, Woodington, Darke County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1912, Hollansburg, Darke County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
    +6. Thomas, Absalom,   b. 30 May 1841, Darke County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1908  (Age 67 years)
     
    Family ID F1878  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Banks, Lucinda,   b. 1839, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1885  (Age 46 years) 
    Married 17 Aug 1865  Darke County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Children 
    +1. Thomas, Ruth June,   b. 1866, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1945  (Age 79 years)
     2. Thomas, Charles James,   b. Oct 1866, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1950  (Age ~ 83 years)
    +3. Thomas, May Elizabeth,   b. 26 Sep 1872, Grant County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Aug 1956, Harlan, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    +4. Thomas, Lydia,   b. 28 Mar 1878, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1956, Cedar Falls, Black Hawk County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
     5. Thomas, George Samuel,   b. 18 Dec 1882, Douglas Township, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1 Jan 1883  (Age 0 years)
    Last Modified 20 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F17380  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 ___, Julia,   b. Abt 1842, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown 
    Last Modified 19 Jan 2018 
    Family ID F17382  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 May 1841 - Darke County, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 4 Dec 1850 - German Township, Darke, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 8 Aug 1860 - German Township, Darke, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Enlisted - 1863 - Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Aug 1865 - Darke County, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Thomas, Ruth June - 1866 - Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Thomas, Charles James - Oct 1866 - Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 27 Jun 1870 - Jackson Township, Howard, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Thomas, May Elizabeth - 26 Sep 1872 - Grant County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Thomas, Lydia - 28 Mar 1878 - Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 12 Jun 1880 - Sims Township, Grant, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Thomas, George Samuel - 18 Dec 1882 - Douglas Township, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1905 - Kirkman, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Rose Hill Cemetery, Kirkman, Shelby County, Iowa, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S506] 1850 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 18 Jan 2018.
      1850 Census, enumerated 4 Dec 1850 in German Township, Darke County, Ohio, United States

      Charles W Thomas M 53 Pennsylvania
      Mary Thompson F 54 Kentucky
      Sarah Jane Thomas F 16 Ohio
      Saml Thomas M 23 Ohio
      Cyrus Thomas M 20 Ohio
      Ann Thomas F 13 Ohio
      David Thomas M 11 Ohio
      Absalem Thomas M 9 Ohio

      "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MX3Y-SQ8 : 12 April 2016), Charles W Thomas, German, Darke, Ohio, United States; citing family 211, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).

      Researched by Ted Smith

    2. [S1867] Iowa, Armed Forces Grave Registrations, ca. 1835-1998, (Family Search) (Reliability: 3), 19 Jan 2018.
      Name Absalom Thomas
      Event Type Death
      Event Date 16 Aug 1908
      Event Place Kirkman, Shelby, Iowa, United States
      Event Place (Original) Kirkman, Iowa
      Age 67
      Birth Date 30 May 1841
      Birthplace Darke, Ohio

      "Iowa, Armed Forces Grave Registrations, ca. 1835-1998," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QL2V-X2LR : 17 October 2017), Absalom Thomas, 16 Aug 1908; citing Kirkman, Shelby, Iowa, United States, The State Historical Society of Iowa, Des Moines.; FHL microfilm 2,210,159.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    3. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com) (Reliability: 3), 20 Jan 2018.
      MEMORIAL ID 105610524
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/105610524/

      Absalom Thomas
      Birth: 1841
      Death: 1908

      THOMAS, Absalom ~~ CIVIL WAR VETERAN ~~
      1841 -- 1908
      Rose Hill Kirkman Shelby
      ~~ 8th Ohio Art. & 87th O. Inf. ~~

      THOMAS, Absalom ~~~ CO E 87th Infantry (Ohio) UNION Private, ~~~ age 21, enlisted on June 2, 1862. Absent sick on Sep 15, 1862 at Harper's Ferry, WV ~~~ b. 1841-d.1908

      Family links:
      Spouse:
      Lucinda Banks Thomas (1839 - 1885)*

      Children:
      Charles James Thomas (1866 - 1950)*
      Ruth J. Thomas Slates (1866 - 1945)*
      May Elizabeth Thomas Sunderland (1872 - 1956)*
      Lydia Thomas Groesbeck (1878 - 1956)*
      George S. Thomas (1882 - 1882)*

      *Calculated relationship

      Burial:
      Rose Hill Cemetery
      Kirkman
      Shelby County
      Iowa, USA

      Created by: Conley Wolterman
      Record added: Feb 21, 2013
      Find A Grave Memorial# 105610524

      Researched by Ted Smith

    4. [S1615] Iowa, Cemetery Records, 1662-1999, (Ancestry.com) (Reliability: 3), 9 Feb 2018.
      Name: Absalom Thomas
      Birth Date: 1841
      Death Date: 1908
      Age: 67
      Burial Location: Kirkman, Shelby
      Cemetery: Rose Hill
      General Burial Info: 8th Ohio Art. & 87th O. inf.
      Source: Cemetery Records of Shelby County
      Page Number: 45

      Researched by Ted Smith

    5. [S500] 1860 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 19 Jan 2018.
      1860 Census, enumerated 8 Aug 1860 in German Township, Darke County, Ohio, United States

      Robert Smith M 62 New Jersey
      Elizabeth Smith F 66 Pennsylvania
      Charles Thomas M 62 Ohio
      Elizabeth Thomas F 47 Ohio
      Sarah Thomas F 26 Ohio
      Aner Thomas F 23 Ohio
      David Thomas M 21 Ohio
      Absolom Thomas M 19 Ohio
      Mote: Family Search index incorrectly lists four more individuals, but the image shows they are part of a different household.

      "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCGX-Q4D : 13 December 2017), Absolom Thomas in entry for Robert Smith, 1860.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    6. [S1443] Iowa State Census, 1905, (FamilySearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 19 Jan 2018.
      Name Absolom Thomas
      Event Type Census
      Event Date 1905
      Event Place Shelby, Iowa, United States
      Gender Male
      Age 63
      Marital Status Married
      Birth Year (Estimated) about 1842
      Birthplace Ohio
      Father's Birthplace Pennsylvania
      Mother's Birthplace Kentucky
      Years in Iowa 18
      Occupation Retired farmer
      Service in Civil War: Co C, 87 Regiment, Ohio, Artillery, enlisted 1865, discharged 1865
      Card Number 33


      "Iowa State Census, 1905," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:QVM5-VFBW : 22 August 2016), Absolom Thomas, Shelby, Iowa, United States; citing card #33, State Historical Department, Des Moines; FHL microfilm 1,430,636.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    7. [S501] 1870 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 20 Jan 2018.
      1870 Census, enumerated 27 Jun 1870 in Jackson Township, Howard County, Indiana, United States

      Absalom Thomas M 29 Ohio
      Lucinda Thomas F 32 Virginia
      Ruth J Thomas F 4 Indiana
      Charles Thomas M 3 Ohio
      Lydia Banks F 70 Ohio

      "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXXY-RCN : 12 April 2016), Absalom Thomas, Indiana, United States; citing p. 3, family 20, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 545,823.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    8. [S960] 1880 U.S. Census (Reliability: 3), 9 Feb 2018.
      1880 Census, enumerated 12 Jun 1880 in Sims Township, Grant County, Indiana, United States

      Absalon Thomas Self M 39 Ohio, United States
      Lucinda Thomas Wife F 41 Ohio, United States
      Ruth J Thomas Daughter F 13 Ohio, United States
      Charles J Thomas Son M 12 Ohio, United States
      Mary G Thomas Daughter F 7 Indiana, United States
      Lydia Thomas Daughter F 2 Indiana, United States

      "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MH99-ZRY : 24 August 2017), Absalon Thomas, Sims, Grant, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district ED 168, sheet 428B, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0279; FHL microfilm 1,254,279.

      Researched by Ted Smith

    9. [S869] Ohio, Marriages, 1800-1958, (https://familysearch.org) (Reliability: 3), 19 Jan 2018.
      Name Absalom Thomas
      Spouse's Name Lucinda Banks
      Event Date 17 Aug 1865
      Event Place Darke Co., Ohio

      "Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XD62-HXD : 8 December 2014), Absalom Thomas and Lucinda Banks, 17 Aug 1865; citing Darke Co., Ohio, reference 2:3J7D9PG; FHL microfilm 1,030,772.

      Researched by Ted Smith


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