50. Junius I. THOMAS60 was born in 1842 in Caswell County, North Carolina.44
Dallas Co AR Probate Records, Book A, 1845. Oct Term 1855
Junius F. Thomas, Minor. William A. Thomas by his attorney filled a petition. Junius F. Thomas is a minor under the age of 14 and now a resident of Dallas Co and has property in NC consisting of slaves and money from the sale of lands devised to him by his father, Nathaniel P. Thomas, late of Caswell Co NC, amounting to about the sum of $10, 000. Request to appoint Philip H. Thomas of Dallas Co AR guardian of sd Junius F. Thomas. Bond of $20,000 with Nathaniel W. Richmond, George W. Taylor, Peter Rounsaville and William A. Thomas securities. Ordered that certificate of guardianship be awarded Philip H. Thomas.
In 1853, the 500 acre tract in Caswell Co NC, left to Junius in the will of his father was sold to Joel Brown Walters for $4630. Walters named the tract "North Bend" and lived there for the rest of his life, until 1893. Joel was a first cousin of Junius's mother Rebecca.
Caswell Co NC Deed Book ii, p.381
12 Mar 1857 Philip H. Thomas, guardian of Junius P. Thomas to Price N. Thomas of Caswell to receive from estate of Nathaniel Thomas dec'd.
1860 Dallas Co AR Census has a Junius Thomas, age 18, born in NC living in the household of Phillip H. Thomas, age 33, his brother.
1860 Census. Princeton, Dallas, AR, Hh 691
Phillip H. Thomas, 33, Merchant, Value of real estate $9250, Value of personal property $41,500, b. NC
Mary E., 33, b. NC
children all b. AR: Emerline, 10. Henry R., 8. Phillip H., 7. Mary E., 4. C. A., age 1, male
Junius I., age 18, clerk, personal property $13,000, b. NC
A. J. Rounsaville, 24, b. NC
Geo. W. Taylor, 35, Merchant, real estate $13,720; pers prop, $57,500, b. AL
1860 Slave Schedule, Dallas, AR
Junius I. Thomas:
Black male, 37
Mulatto female, 27
Black male, 3
Black female, age 1
Black female, age 28
Black male, 10
Black females age, 11, 10, two age 8, and one age 10 months
Junius I. THOMAS and J.M. WALKER were married on 18 November 1868 in Dallas County, Alabama.78 J.M. WALKER was born (date unknown).