Thomas Henry Minton

1805–1867 (Age 62)
Cumberland, Cumberland, Virginia, United States

The Life of Thomas Henry

When Thomas Henry Minton was born in 1805, in Cumberland, Cumberland, Virginia, United States, his father, Simon Henry Minton, was 40 and his mother, Sarah Polly Roach, was 35. He married Eliza Delilah Winfrey in 1828, in New Middleton, Smith, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Smith, Tennessee, United States for about 10 years. He died in 1867, in New Middleton, Smith, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Henry Minton
1805–1867
Eliza Delilah Winfrey
1812–1870
Marriage: 1828
Wilson Winfrey Minton
1829–1892
William Sidney Minton
1836–1863
Thomas Henry Minton ; Jr
1839–
Martha Jane Minton
1840–
Harrison Minton
1842–
John H. Minton
1842–
Frances Minton
1847–
John Minton
1848–
Augustin H Minton
1850–1908
Josiah Henry Minton
1856–1932

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1828
New Middleton, Smith, Tennessee, United States
children

(10)

    Wilson Winfrey Minton

    Male1829–1892Male

    Male1836–1863Male

    Thomas Henry Minton ; Jr

    Male1839–Male

    Female1840–Female

    Harrison Minton

    Male1842–Male

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Simon Henry Minton

    Male1765–1825Male

    Female1770–Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1808

Age 3

Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1812

Age 7

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1824 · """Mary Randolph Publishes """"The Virginia Housewife"""""""

Age 19

“The Virginia Housewife” was published by Mary Randolph. It was the first cookbook published in America. 

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Shropshire, so named from Welsh mynydd ‘hill’ + Old English tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Thomas Minton, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Thos Minton, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Thomas Henry Minton, "Find A Grave Index"

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