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Thomas Jefferson Heard
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Birth: Aug. 21, 1801
Death: May 4, 1876

Thomas Jefferson HEARD was born 21 Aug 1801 in Wilkes County, Georgia, USA, and died 4 May 1876 in Elbert County, Georgia, USA. He was buried in Elberton in Elmhurst Cemetery, Elbert County, Georgia, USA. He was the son of Stephen HEARD and Elizabeth DARDEN. He married Nancy MIDDLETON 1 Apr 1828 in Wilkes County, Georgia, USA. She was born in Georgia, USA. He married Elizabeth GROVES 1861. She was born 13 Jul 1803 in Abbeville District, South Carolina, USA, and died 3 Apr 1878.
He was a lawyer and a member of the Georgia House of Representative 1832-1833. He enlisted on Feb 8, 1864 as a Private and was mustered into " I " Co. 45 GA Infantry. He also joined an Alabama regiment without permission on Aug 14, 1864. Source Roster of Confederate Soldiers of Georgia 1861-1865  
 
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 Parents:
  Stephen Heard (1741 - 1815)
  Elizabeth Darden Heard (1765 - 1818)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy P. Middleton Heard (1811 - 1863)
 
 Children:
  James Lawrence Heard (1832 - 1922)*
  William Henry Heard (1845 - 1897)*
  Eugene B Heard (1847 - 1934)*
 
 Siblings:
  Martha Burch Heard Tucker (1788 - 1834)*
  Ginsey Heard Butler (1789 - 1864)*
  George Washington Heard (1791 - 1838)*
  John Adams Heard (1793 - 1829)*
  Jane Lanier Heard Allen (1797 - 1871)*
  Thomas Jefferson Heard (1801 - 1876)
  Sarah Hammond Heard Jarrett (1804 - 1825)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Son of Gov. Stephen Heard
 
Burial:
Elmhurst Cemetery
Elberton
Elbert County
Georgia, USA
 
Created by: Matt
Record added: Feb 11, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17894788
Thomas Jefferson Heard
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- Saralyn
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