Eugenia F. Currie Thaxton obituary (1870 N.C.)

 

From the Hillsborough (N.C.) Recorder, 2 Nov 1870, an obituary of Eugenia F. Currie.  She was the wife of Henry Speck Thaxton, son of Jordan Reese Thaxton, grandson of George Thaxton and Sarah Bailey of Halifax Co., Va., and Person Co., N.C.:

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Marcus A. Thaxton obituary (1870 Mo.)

From the Grand River Republican (Trenton, Mo.), 21 Apr 1870, an obituary for Marcus A. Thaxton, son of Benjamin D. Thaxton and Malinda Gaulding of Virginia and Missouri, grandson of John Thaxton and Nancy Ann Wilkerson, great-grandson of James Thaxton and Elizabeth Clark, great-great-grandson of Abel Thaxton, all of Prince Edward County, Virginia:

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Sarah Pate Thackston seeks her son Anthony’s discharge (1853)

In some communications with the Adjutant General in 1853, Sarah Pate Thackston (Smith County, Tennessee) asked that her son Anthony P. Thackston be discharged from the military.  Among other things, she provided proof of his date of birth.

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Richard Cantley Thaxton’s Civil War enlistment

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Richard Cantley Thaxton’s indictment & conviction (1884)

from Graham County, Arizona, Court Minute Book [1], p. 135

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and p. 144

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Richard was released after one year.  From the Mohave County (Ariz.) Miner, 9 Aug 1885:

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1863 bio of James T. Cearnal

(Amanda, hope you’re out there and haven’t already seen this before…)

From The Daily Progress, Raleigh, N.C., 26 Jan 1863:

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Henry Clay Thaxton obituary (1899 N.C.)

Raleigh Christian Advocate, 23 Aug 1899:

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