Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Kissiahs in:
 • Elmwood Cemetery
 • Charlotte
 • Mecklenburg County
 • North Carolina
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial! Advertisement
Thomas Allison Keziah Kissiah
Learn about removing the ads from this memorial...
Birth: Sep., 1837
Death: unknown

He married Elizabeth "Betsy" A. Shelby on 22 May 1856 in Union, N.C.

* * * *

Name: Thomas Alleson Kissiah
Residence: Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
Occupation: Farmer
Age at enlistment: 22
Enlistment Date: 22 Oct 1861
Rank at enlistment: Private
Enlistment Place: Mecklenburg County, NC
State Served: North Carolina
Service Record: Enlisted in Company I, North Carolina 37th Infantry Regiment on 20 Nov 1861.

Birth Date: abt 1839
Sources: North Carolina Troops 1861-65, A Roster

* * * *

Name: Thomas Kissiah
Residence: Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
Occupation: Farmer
Enlistment Date: 22 Oct 1861
Enlistment Place: Mecklenburg County, North Carolina
Side Served: Confederacy
State Served: North Carolina
Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 22 October 1861 at the age of 22.
Enlisted in Company I, 37th Infantry Regiment North Carolina on 20 Nov 1861.

Sources: 16

* * * *

North Carolina Troop Books

Co., I, 37th Regiment N.C. Troops p. 585.

KISSIAH, Thomas Alleson, Private
Born in Union County* and resided in Mecklenburg County where he was by occupation a farmer prior to enlisting in Mecklenburg County at age 22, October 22, 1861. Present or accounted for through December, 1864. Reported absent without leave in January-February, 1865.

* * * *


Thomas A Kisiah, "United States Census, 1900"

Name: Thomas A Kisiah
Titles and Terms:
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1900
Event Place: ED 56 Township 6, Clear Creek, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States
Birth Date: Sep 1837
Birthplace: North Carolina
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Father's Birthplace: South Carolina
Mother's Birthplace: North Carolina
Race: White
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Married
Years Married: 19
Marriage Year (Estimated): 1881
Mother of how many children:
Number of Living Children:
Immigration Year:
Page: 6
Sheet Letter: B
Family Number: 104
Reference ID: 51
GS Film number:1241206
Digital Folder Number:004117834
Image Number:00154

Household Gender Age Birthplace

Head Thomas A Kisiah M 63 North Carolina
Wife Eliza A Kisiah F 48 North Carolina
Son Elam S Kisiah M 18 North Carolina
Son David J Kisiah M 16 North Carolina
Son Sheppard Kisiah M 14 North Carolina
Son James Kisiah M 11 North Carolina
Son Henry Kisiah M 9 North Carolina
Son Calvin Kisiah M 4 North Carolina


* * * *

His son Elam's records, he was an inmate during 2 census.
Elam Keziah
Inmate
United States Census, 1940
birth: 1892 North Carolina
residence: 1940 Township 7 Crab Orchard, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States
- - - -
Elam Kezziah
Inmate
United States Census, 1930
birth: 1881 North Carolin
residence: 1930 Crab Orchard, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States
- - - -
Elam S Kisiah
Head
United States Census, 1920
birth: 1882 North Carolina
residence: 1920 Crab Orchard, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, United States
spouse:Zula Kisiah
children:Cathlene Kisiah, Sarah Kisiah

* * * * 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Keziah Kissiah (1785 - 1860)
  Esther Hester Hargett Kissiah (1812 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Annie Shelby Kissiah (1833 - 1886)
 
 Children:
  Mary Jane Kissiah French (1860 - 1935)*
  Martha Elizabeth Kissiah Starnes (1863 - 1936)*
  Bartley Lee Kisiah (1865 - 1926)*
  William Robert Kisiah (1870 - 1959)*
  Sarah M. Kissiah Taylor (1875 - 1972)*
  Elam S Kissiah (1885 - 1941)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Annie Keziah Kissiah Starnes (1833 - ____)*
  William M Kissiah (1836 - 1914)*
  Thomas Allison Keziah Kissiah (1837 - ____)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: b
 
Burial:
Elmwood Cemetery
Charlotte
Mecklenburg County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Lanie
Record added: Feb 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65664821
Thomas Allison <i>Keziah</i> Kissiah
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Robert A. Young, Jr.
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Evette Dingle-Smith
 Added: Jan. 7, 2015
4th great grand uncle
- AWPlemmonsSr.
 Added: Jun. 1, 2014

-Anonymous
 Added: Jun. 23, 2013
There are 3 more notes not showing...
Click here to view all notes...
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service