Thomas B Massie

26 December 1758–19 August 1835 (Age 76)
New Kent, Virginia, British Colonial America

The Life of Thomas B

When Thomas B Massie was born on 26 December 1758, in New Kent, Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, Sylvanus Massie, was 20 and his mother, Hannah Ragland, was 19. He married Frances Hudson about 1781, in Bedford, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 19 August 1835, in Sangamon, Illinois, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Morgan Cemetery, Sangamon, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas B Massie
1758–1835
Frances Hudson
1760–1790
Marriage: about 1781
William R Massie
1782–1864
Jonathan Massie
1785–1863
Mary Polly Massie
1789–1867
Thomas Massie
1790–1835

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
about 1781
Bedford, Virginia, United States
children

(4)

    William R Massie

    Male1782–1864Male

    Jonathan Massie

    Male1785–1863Male

    Female1789–1867Female

    Thomas Massie

    Male1790–1835Male

Parents and Siblings

    Male1738–1808Male

    Hannah Ragland

    Female1739–1789Female

siblings

(7)

    Male1758–1835Male

    Sylvester Massie

    Male1760–1808Male

    Sarah Massie

    Female1768–1860Female

    John Massie

    Male1768–Male

    Female1775–1862Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1775

Age 17

"Patrick Henry made his ""Give me Liberty or Give me Death"" speech in Richmond Virginia."
1776

Age 18

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 22

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.

Name Meaning

Scottish (Aberdeen): variant spelling of Massey .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Thomas Massie, "Find A Grave Index"
  • St. Peter's Parish, New Kent, Virginia computer printout; births or christenings, 1680-1790; ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CS4T-X6RS
  • Legacy NFS Source: Thomas B. Massie - Individual or family possessions: birth-name: Thomas Massie

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