Person:Thomas Downs (7)

Watchers
Thomas Downs
b.22 August 1756 Augusta County, Virginia
m. 1750
  1. Jane Downs1751 -
  2. Joseph Downs1752 - 1774
  3. Henry Downs1754 - 1774
  4. Thomas Downs1756 - 1839
  5. Samuel Downs1758 -
  6. William Downs1759 -
  7. MIldred Downs1760 -
m. 1788
  1. Henry Downs1790 -
  2. Margaret Downs1792 -
  3. Frances 'Frankey' Downs1799 -
  4. Joseph Downs1801 - 1819
  5. Larkin Downs1802 - 1871
Facts and Events
Name Thomas Downs
Gender Male
Birth[2] 22 August 1756 Augusta County, Virginia
Marriage 1788 to Mary Courtney
Death[1] 26 November 1839 Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
Vital Records

There are 3 vital records available on MyHeritage for Thomas Downs, including birth records, marriage records, and death records. Vital records are historical records that are typically recorded around the actual time of the event, which means they are likely accurate. Vital records include information like the event date and place, and the person's occupation and residence. Vital records also often include information about the person's relatives. For example, birth and marriage records include names of parents and divorce records list the names of children.

See all vital records for Thomas Downs

Thomas Downs was one of the Early Settlers of Augusta County, Virginia

Contents

Welcome to
Old Augusta

Early Settlers
Beverley Manor
Borden's Grant
Register
Data
Maps
Places
Library
History
Index

……………………..The Tapestry
Families Old Chester OldAugusta Germanna
New River SWVP Cumberland Carolina Cradle
The Smokies Old Kentucky

__________________________

Revolutionary War Pension Information

Information from “Virginia/West Virginia Genealogical Data from Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty Land Warrant Records”, Vol. 2, compiled by Patrick G. Wardell, Lt. Col. U.S. Army Ret. :

Downs, Thomas - born 8/22/1756 in Augusta County, Virginia; family moved in 1762 to Mecklenburg County, North Carolina, where soldier entered service in 1776; granted Pension there in 1832; died 11/27/1839 leaving daughter Frankey Griffith, who resided Mecklenburg County, North Carolina in 1851; query letter in file states soldier was son of Zachariah [apparently incorrect]. F-S8337, R847.
References
  1. FamilySearch: Unidentified database - please replace source when identified.
  2. Whitley, Edythe Johns Rucker. Red River Settlers: Records of the Settlers of Northern Montgomery, Robertson, and Sumner counties, Tennessee. (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1980).