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Capt. Thomas LINDSEY

Male Abt 1740 - Bef 1815  (~ 75 years)


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  • Name Thomas LINDSEY 
    Title Capt. 
    Born Abt 1740  Frederick County, VA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Fact 1 Lindsey Code: L0029 
    Died Bef 8 Dec 1815  Newberry County, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Probate 8 Dec 1815  Newberry County, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • (1) Thomas LINDSEY is an unproven son of John LINDSEY, Sr. and his wife, Alce. Thomas LINDSEY is placed here as a son of John LINDSEY, Sr. and his wife, Alce, in order to stimulate further research.

      (2) Susan Grabek <http://mimpickles.com/lindsey/south_carolina/newberry/thomas.htm>:

      Thomas Lindsey was born in Frederick Co., VA ca. 1740, the son (unproved) of John Lindsey Sr. and his wife, Alce. Thomas probably moved to South Carolina with his father and brothers, John Jr., James, and Samuel ca. 1770. Thomas received a grant for 200 acres on Kings Creek in 1774. Living nearby on Kings Creek were Captain Charles King and his wife, Charity Pennington King. Thomas Lindsey married their daughter, Lydia King, ca. 1772.

      Thomas Lindsey was a planter, and his probate records reveal that he became quite wealthy growing cotton. At the time of his death, Thomas owned a considerable amount of land and personal property. He also owned numerous slaves.

      Thomas Lindsey was a soldier in the Revolutionary War. He served as a Captain of Horse in the South Carolina militia. He was also a Lieutenant of Foot in his brother Capt. John Lindsey's company.

      Thomas Lindsey died in Newberry Co., SC ca. 1815. His probate records showed that his wife was named Lydia, and that he had six sons and four daughters. Thomas's sons were named Charles, Jacob, John, Isaac, Jared, and Samuel. His daughters were Polly, Charity, Keziah, and Alce. Two of Thomas Lindsey's children married their first cousins. Isaac Lindsey married Esther Lindsey, the daughter of Samuel Lindsey. Polly Lindsey married George Wells, the son of Abigail Lindsey Wells. Samuel Lindsey and Abigail Lindsey Wells were both siblings of Thomas Lindsey. . . .
    Person ID I14679  Frost, Gilchrist and Related Families
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2017 

    Father John LINDSEY,   b. Abt 1700, Probably MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 6 Sep 1787, Newberry County, SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 87 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Elce (LINDSEY),   d. Aft 1789 
    Relationship natural 
    Married Abt 1730 
    Family ID F4432  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lydia KING,   d. Abt 1825 
    Last Modified 8 Dec 2017 17:00:28 
    Family ID F6634  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart