William Thomas Sellars

9 April 1841–16 May 1905 (Age 64)
Wilson, Tennessee, United States

The Life of William Thomas

When William Thomas Sellars was born on 9 April 1841, in Wilson, Tennessee, United States, his father, William Carroll Sellars, was 23 and his mother, Elizabeth W Smith, was 21. He had at least 2 sons and 4 daughters with Sarah Leticia Ingle. He lived in Flint Township, Benton, Arkansas, United States in 1860 and Round Prairie, Benton, Arkansas, United States in 1880. He died on 16 May 1905, in Granbury, Hood, Texas, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Granbury Cemetery, Granbury, Hood, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Thomas Sellars
1841–1905
Sarah Leticia Ingle
1846–1900
Izora A Sellars
1867–1942
Mary Elizabeth Sellars
1869–1908
James Wesley Sellars
1871–
Rose L Sellars
1874–1955
Bertha Lafayette Sellars
1879–1967
Thomas H Sellars
1884–1904

Spouse and Children

children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    William Carroll Sellars

    Male1818–1885Male

    Elizabeth W Smith

    Female1820–1870Female

siblings

(11)

    Sarah Sellars

    Female1839–Female

    Wesley A Sellars

    Male1840–Male

    Male1841–1905Male

    John Sellars

    Male1844–Male

    Marcus de Lafayette Sellars

    Male1846–1917Male

+6 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 5

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1854

Age 13

Historical Boundaries: 1854: McLennan, Texas, United States 1854: Johnson, Texas, United States 1866: Hood, Texas, United States
1860

Age 19

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from Sellar( see Seller ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Sellers in household of W C Sellers, "United States Census, 1860"
  • William Sellers in household of William C Sellers, "United States Census, 1850"
  • William T Sellars, "United States Census, 1880"

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