Thomas Obadiah THURSTON

Male 1853 - 1931  (77 years)


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  • Name Thomas Obadiah THURSTON  [2
    • Thomas O. Thurston was born May 23, 1853, in this tp., second son of V.D. and Amira (Allen) Thurston; received an elementary education in the schools of the district, and subsequently attended the union school at Jackson. In 1876 he visited Kansas, and returning in the course of a year, purchased his present home; is also the owner of lands in Waterloo tp. He married Miss Nellie A. Slosson Nov. 25, 1879, born in Clinton count, New York, in 1857; they have 1 child - Bertha A., born Nov. 26, 1880. [1]
    Born 25 May 1853  Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Male 
    Census 1860  Living with parents in Leoni, Jackson Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Census 1870  Living with father and step-mother in Leoni, Jackson Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Census 1880  Living in Waterloo, Jackson Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Census 1900  Living in Bermuda, Chesterfield Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Census 1910  Living in Bermuda, Chesterfield Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Census 1920  Living in Bermuda, Chesterfield Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Census 1930  Living in Bermuda, Chesterfield Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Died 19 Apr 1931  Chesterfield County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Cause: Arthristis deformans 
    Person ID I12885  Main Tree
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2020 

    Father Voltaire Daniel THURSTON,   b. 13 Aug 1818, Aurora, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1883, Leoni, Jackson Co., Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Almira ALLEN,   b. 1819,   d. 26 May 1864  (Age 45 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 31 Mar 1850  [2
    Family ID F172  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Nellie Amelia SLOSSON,   b. 29 Dec 1857, Mooer's Forks, Clinton Co., New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1936, Chesterfield County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 25 Nov 1879  [2
    Children 
     1. Bertha Almira THURSTON,   b. 25 Nov 1880, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Oc 1972, Richmond, Chesterfield Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)  [Birth]
    +2. Bernice May THURSTON,   b. 5 May 1882, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
     3. Norva Corinna THURSTON,   b. 24 Jul 1884, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1917, Chicago, Cook County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 32 years)  [Birth]
    +4. Thomas Oscar THURSTON, Jr.,   b. 11 Jul 1893, Chesterfield County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1923, Bermuda, Chesterfield Co., Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 19 Nov 2020 
    Family ID F202  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S12129] "History of Jackson County, Michigan", (Chicago: Inter-state Publishing Co. 1881).

    2. [S9216] "Thurston Genealogies" 1635-1892, Brown Thurston.

    3. [S12104] Death Certificate for Thomas Obadiah Thurston.

    4. [S12089] 1860 Census Leoni, Jackson County, Michigan.

    5. [S12099] 1870 Census Leoni, Jackson County, Michigan.

    6. [S12101] 1880 Census Waterloo, Jackson County, Michigan.

    7. [S5251] 1900 Census Bermuda, Chesterfield County, Virginia.

    8. [S5253] 1910 Census Bermuda, Chesterfield County, Virginia.

    9. [S12102] 1920 Census Bermuda, Chesterfield County, Virginia.

    10. [S12103] 1930 Census Bermuda, Chesterfield County, Virginia.