Thomas A. Hewett

about 1803–1862 (Age 59)
Brunswick, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Thomas A.

When Thomas A. Hewett was born about 1803, in Brunswick, North Carolina, United States, his father, Thomas Hewett, was 51 and his mother, Abigail Simmons, was 33. He married Mary Jane Gilbert on 27 October 1824, in Brunswick, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 3 daughters. He died in 1862, in Holmes, Florida, United States, at the age of 59, and was buried in Saint Petersburg, Pinellas, Florida, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas A. Hewett
1803–1862
Mary Jane Gilbert
1806–1914
Marriage: 27 October 1824
Robert Flournoy Hewett
1825–1885
Jeptha Hewett
1830–1864
Moses Hewett
1832–1856
Thomas Hewett
1832–1862
Mary Ann Hewett
1836–1889
Alexander Hewett
1847–1910
Henry Marion Hewett
1838–1912
Charity Ellen Hewett
1842–1884
Zilpha Hewett
1842–1900

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 October 1824
Brunswick, North Carolina, United States
children

(9)

    Robert Flournoy Hewett

    Male1825–1885Male

    Jeptha Hewett

    Male1830–1864Male

    Moses Hewett

    Male1832–1856Male

    Thomas Hewett

    Male1832–1862Male

    Female1836–1889Female

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Thomas Hewett

    Male1752–1830Male

    Abigail Simmons

    Female1770–Female

siblings

(9)

    Henry Hewett

    Male1793–Male

    Martha Ann Hewett

    Female1796–Female

    John Hewett

    Male1801–Male

    Male1803–1862Male

    James Hewett

    Male1805–Male

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1803

Age 0

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1804 · Walton War

Age 1

The Walton War was a border dispute between Georgia and North Carolina, when Georgia established Walton County. The main piece of land being fought over was called the Orphan Strip and was located between North Carolina and Georgia. It started in 1804 and became part of the War of 1812 and lasted until 1818.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 16

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

English: variant of Hewitt .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Hewett, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Thomas Hewitt, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Thomas Hewitt, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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