It is reported that Thomas used to be the Sheriff of Paulding. "This was told to me by one of the Sisters from the St. Michaels Catholic Church. The walls of the jail, when he was sheriff, still stand."
Married: Mary Lillian Street b:
1. Hilda Lawless b: 17 Jan 1888 in Pauding, Jasper Co., Miss. (Married: Charles Augustus Kohler) 2. Mary Lillian Lawless b: 1 Jan 1890