Marcissia Rebecca N Shackleford

5 December 1846–7 March 1898 (Age 51)
Georgia, United States

The Life Summary of Marcissia Rebecca N

Marcissia Rebecca N Shackleford was born on 5 December 1846, in Georgia, United States. She married William Jackson Thomas on 27 March 1859, in Bossier, Louisiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Roane Township, Lafayette, Arkansas, United States in 1860 and Ward Three, Bossier, Louisiana, United States in 1870. She died on 7 March 1898, in Bossier, Louisiana, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Bossier, Louisiana, United States.

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William Jackson Thomas
Marcissia Rebecca N Shackleford
Marriage: 27 March 1859
John Quitman A Thomas
Ruth Emma Thomas
Mary Francis Thomas
Ether Lenora Thomas
Robert Edward Thomas
Willis R. J. Thomas
Anna Minerva Thomas
Catharine N. Thomas
William M. Thomas
George Wesley Thomas
Matilda Thomas
Elisha Jackson Thomas
Miss Thomas
Bertha Thomas
Arthur Thomas
Archidbald Clyde Thomas

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World Events (6)

Age 15
Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.
Age 15
Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 29
In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Shackelford .

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

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Sources (15)

  • Rebecca Thomas in household of Jack Thomas, "United States Census, 1870"
  • R N M Thomas in household of W J Thomas, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Rebecca A Thomas in household of William J Thomas, "United States Census, 1880"

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