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Thomas Logan Gaston

Thomas Logan Gaston

Male 1805 - 1854  (48 years)

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  • Name Thomas Logan Gaston 
    Born 7 Apr 1805  ____, ____, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    1840 Census 1840 
    • Southern District, Buncombe Co., NC, p. 137, 110 001 000 0000 - 000 001 000 0000
    1850 Census 4 Jul 1850 
    • ____, Buncombe Co., NC, p. 196a
    Died 24 Mar 1854 
    Person ID I304  DNA Family 1 Genealogies
    Last Modified 4 May 2006 

    Father Thomas Gaston,   b. 18 Jul 1759,   d. 23 Apr 1832  (Age 72 years) 
    Mother Sarah Nickels,   d. Unknown 
    Family ID F189  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Prudence Doolen,   b. 4 Feb 1809, ____, ____, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Oct 1837  (Age 28 years) 
    Married 16 Apr 1829 
    Children 
     1. Josiah Perry Gaston,   b. 20 Aug 1832, ____, ____, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1900  (Age 67 years)
     2. Parley C. Gaston,   b. Abt 1835, ____, ____, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1900  (Age ~ 65 years)
    Last Modified 4 May 2006 
    Family ID F188  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Margaret Elvira Davidson,   b. 13 Feb 1805, ____, ____, NC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1891  (Age 86 years) 
    Married 7 Dec 1842 
    Last Modified 4 May 2006 
    Family ID F187  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
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  • Notes 
    • "p. 159.  16 Oct. 1852..  I, Thomas L. Gaston, being in declining state of health, but of sound & disposing mind & memory.  I will to my beloved wife Margaret E. Gaston my silver watch, bed and necessary furniture thereof, my buggy & harness, the umbrella belonging to it and the mule which I usually drive called "Sugar" one bureau her choice, a traveling trunk her choice of what I have.  I will & direct that all the balance of my property both real & personal to be sold by my executor on a credit of two or three years from the date of the sale.  I desire that my beloved wife Margaret E. Gaston to be paid by my executor within one month of my decease the sum of $37.50 if that much is on hand, if not when collected, during her natural life or widowhood.  The remainder of my property or money I may have to pay my just debts and divided among my two sons Josiah P. & Parley C. Gaston.  Parley C. to receive the most being $225, I having advanced that sum to Josiah P. when he started to California & wish him charged with that sum & interest.
      I appoint Joshua Roberts Esq. sole executor.
      Wit:  William Williams & J.R.S. Gillam..
      Signed Thomas L. Gaston..."