Thomas Coleman Hoskins

Brief Life History of Thomas Coleman

When Thomas Coleman Hoskins was born about 1761, in Halifax, Halifax, Virginia, British Colonial America, his father, William Hoskins, was 33 and his mother, Dolly Coleman, was 30. He married Betsey Ellington Marshall on 19 July 1790, in Campbell, Albemarle, Virginia, United States. He died in 1839, in Rutherford, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Coleman Hoskins
1761–1839
William Marshall Hoskins
1791–1873
Eliza Hoskins
1797–
Thomas C Hoskins
Michal Hoskins
1796–1878
Spiller Coleman Hoskins
1797–1880
Daniel Haskins
1799–1848
Nancy Elizabeth Hoskins
1800–1870
John Ellington Hoskins
1802–1876
Martha Marshall Hoskins
1807–1872
Samuel Hoskins
1811–1864
Dorothy Polly or Dolly Hoskins
1816–1876

Sources (6)

  • Thomas C Hoshour, "United States Census, 1820"
  • Thomas Hoskins, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"
  • Thomas Coleman Hoskins, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1775

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

1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

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

1783 · A Free America

The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.

Name Meaning

English:

variant of Hoskin with Middle English genitival -s (Western England) or post-medieval excrescent -s.

variant of Askin .

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

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Thomas Coleman Hoskins

The following is provided by FAG Contributor: George Hathaway (48232633) Suggested edit: The following two men named Thomas Hoskins lived near each other in Virginia at the same time. A. Thomas Hosk …

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