Martha Ann Peery1

F, #6415, b. 28 September 1839, d. 30 June 1877
Relationship
1st cousin 3 times removed of Joseph Wayne Peery
Charts
Descendants of William Peery
     Martha Ann Peery was born on 28 September 1839 at Weakley County, Tennessee.2 She was the daughter of Archibald M. Peery and (?) (?)2 She appeared as a daughter on the census of 1 June 1840 in the household of A. M. Peery at Weakley County, Tennessee.3 She appeared as a daughter on the census of 11 November 1850 in the household of A. M. Peery and Ann Peery at District 7, Weakley County, Tennessee.4 She and J. Henry Thomas obtained a marriage license on 23 March 1858 at Weakley County, Tennessee.5 She married J. Henry Thomas on 25 March 1858 at Weakley County, Tennessee.5,6 She appeared on the census of 24 August 1860 at Jacksonville, Obion County, Tennessee, in the household of her husband James H. Thomas.7 She appeared on the census of 19 June 1870 at District 1, Obion County, Tennessee, in the household of her husband Henry Thomas.8 She died on 30 June 1877 at Obion County, Tennessee, at age 37 years, 9 months and 2 days.6,1 She was buried at Bethlehem Cemetery, Obion County, Tennessee.1

Children of Martha Ann Peery and James Henry Thomas

Citations

  1. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 78873136 - Martha Ann Perry Thomas.
  2. [S73] Rootsweb, online www.rootsweb.com, James H. Thomas was born in Dyer County, April 8, 1833 [For parent's history see sketch of M. F. Thomas.], and was reared on a farm. His education was obtained in the common schools and in Belle Forest Collegiate Institute, which was destroyed during the late war. James H. was married, on the 23rd of March, 1858, to Martha A. Peery, daughter of Archibald Peery. To them were born six children: Dora A., Mary L., (Mrs. D. C. Coleman), Milus L. , Alice M., Eleanor E. and Sarah I. The mother of this family was born in Weakley County , September 19, 1839, and died at the homestead, surrounded by her family June 30, 1877. Mr. Thomas was an old line Whig, but since the war has affiliated with the Democratic party. He is a Mason, and an elder in the Cumberland Presbyterian Church, and has served four years as county surveyor, and at the present time is serving in the capacity of deputy. He purchased his farm of seventy three acres in 1867, and devotes it principally to raising cereals.
  3. [S309] 1 Jun 1840, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: 530, Page 289.
  4. [S1165] 11 Nov 1850, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M432_899, Image 430, P472B.
  5. [S611] Tennessee Marriages, 1780-2002, online http://www.ancestry.com
  6. [S73] Rootsweb, online www.rootsweb.com, http://www.rootsweb.com/~tnobion/goodspeed/t-gdsp.htm
    James H. Thomas was born in Dyer County, April 8, 1833 [For parent's history see sketch of M. F. Thomas.], and was reared on a farm. His education was obtained in the common schools and in Belle Forest Collegiate Institute, which was destroyed during the late war. James H. Was married, on the 23rd of March, 1858, to Martha A. Peery, daughter of Archibald Peery. To them were born six children: Dora A., Mary L., (Mrs. D. C. Coleman), Milus L. , Alice M., Eleanor E. and Sarah I. The mother of this family was born in Weakley County , September 19, 1839, and died at the homestead, surrounded by her family June 30, 1877. Mr. Thomas was an old line Whig, but since the war has affiliated with the Democratic party. He is a Mason, and an elder in the Cumberland Presbyterian Church, and has served four years as county surveyor, and at the present time is serving in the capacity of deputy. He purchased his farm of seventy three acres in 1867, and devotes it principally to raising cereals.
  7. [S384] 24 Aug 1860, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: Obion County, P 115.
  8. [S695] 19 Jun 1870, United States Federal Census, [database on-line], Provo, Utah County, Utah, Roll: M593_1552, Image 125, Page 62.
  9. [S806] Find A Grave, online www.findagrave.com, Memorial# 78873493 - Jennie Thomas.