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45. Archibald W. THOMAS34,38 was born in 1830 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.34,64

Date given for marriage is the Bond date. Archibald W. Thomas to Susan Ann Williams. John W. Armes, bondsman.

In 1850 Archibald was living in Pittsylvania Co VA with his young wife Ann. his occupation was Farmer; value of his real estate was $2000.

Arch. W. Thomas, age 34, widowed, Farmer, son of Nathaniel & Rebecca Thomas married Nancy W. Haraway, age 20, single, daughter of Samuel and Sarah Haraway.

Apparently Archibald also had a marriage between Susan Ann and Nancy. In the 1860 Census, still in Virginia, he was age 30, with Rebecah H. age 28, James T. 8, Caroline W. [Carrie] age 1. Lewis Hall, age 17, a Labourer, was living with the family. The slave schedule shows A. W. to have one female age 60, and three male slaves, ages 50, 31, and 8.

1870 Census. Pittsylvania Co VA.
Archer W. Thomas, age 39, Farmer, b. VA. Nannie W., age 26. James F., age 17. Caroline W. age 11. Price age 2.

1880 Census. Dan River District, Pittsylvania Co VA. Hh 297.
A. W. Thomas, age 49, b. VA. Nannie W., wife, age 35. Carrie W., age 21, daughter, teaching school. Price N., age 12, son, works on farm. Ada B., age 5, daughter. Junius P., age 4, son.

By 1900, the only trace I found of the family was:
In Danville, living as a Boarder with Edward M. White:
Price N. Thomas, age 32, b. VA, horse trader/trainer [can't tell which]. He was born June, 1867, and has been married 10 years. Wife was Nannie L., age 26, b. Sept 1873. They had no children.


Archibald W. THOMAS and Susan Ann WILLIAMS were married on 3 April 1850 in Caswell County, North Carolina.12,21,34 Susan Ann WILLIAMS34 was born in 1834 in Virginia.34

Name listed as Ann in the 1850 Pittsylvania Co VA Census.

Archibald W. THOMAS and Susan Ann WILLIAMS had the following children:

103

i.

James F. THOMAS was born in 1852 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.38

Archibald W. THOMAS and Rebecah H. [THOMAS] were married.38 Rebecah H. [THOMAS] was born in 1832 in Virginia.38

Archibald W. THOMAS and Rebecah H. [THOMAS] had the following children:

104

i.

Caroline W. "Carrie" THOMAS was born in 1859 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.38,64

Carrie was listed as a school teacher in 1880.

Archibald W. THOMAS and Nancy W. HARAWAY were married on 12 January 1865 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.11 Nancy W. HARAWAY was born in 1845.11,64

Archibald W. THOMAS and Nancy W. HARAWAY had the following children:

105

i.

Price N. THOMAS was born in 1868 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.64

By 1900, the only trace I found of the family was:
In Danville, living as a Boarder with Edward M. White:
Price N. Thomas, age 32, b. VA, horse trader/trainer [can't tell which]. He was born June, 1867, and has been married 10 years. Wife was Nannie L., age 26, b. Sept 1873. They had no children.

106

ii.

Ada B. THOMAS was born in 1875 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.64

107

iii.

Junius P. THOMAS was born in 1876 in Pittsylvania County, Virginia.64