|Birth: ||Aug. 11, 1717|
New Kent County
|Death: ||Jan. 7, 1784|
North Carolina, USA
Served in the Revolutionary War. Thomas is recognized as a patriot in the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR)
"HISTORY OF REVOLUTIONARY SOLDIERS, GEORGIA STATE SOCIETY, N.S.D.A.R., 1974, CHEROKEE CHAPTER" p. 148
Thomas WICKER, Sr. (1717-1784) RS NC
THOMAS WICKER, SR. was born in New Kent County, Virginia on the 11 th of August 1717 and died in Chatham County, North Carolina on the 7th day of January, 1784. His place of residence during the Revolution was Granville County, N.C. He received Land Grant No. 458 (Chatham Co.) March 3, 1780, Bk. 32 p.312:
"State Liberty Land Grant office, Secty of State, Raleigh, N.C.
Before 1747, he married MARY HESTER who was born at New Kent or Louisa County, Virginia and died, at Chatham County, North Carolina, after 1784.
CHILDREN OF REVOLUTIONARY ANCESTOR
NAMES DATES OF BIRTH DEATH TO WHOM MARRIED
ROBERT WICKER b. 1747 Louisa Co., Va. d. aft 1795 HANNAH HOLLEY (HOLLY)
Washington Co., Ga. m. 1772
THOMAS WICKER, Jr.b. 1754 m 1780 SALLEY TALLEY
REF: Lineage Bk. of the Nat'l Soc. of Daughters of Founders & Patriots of America, Vol. XXVIII pub 1948, pgs 109 & 240 NSDAR # 386750 Evelyn Sears Waite (Mrs. A.H., Jr.)
From the book, "The Wicker Family of the South", by Mary-Helen Sears Fox, page 13:
My ancestor's services in assisting in the establishment of American Independence during the War of the Revolution were as follows:
Soldier --- North Carolina Troops
Sundries furnished and militia service rendered in name of the states of North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia.
The said THOMAS WICKER, JR. is the ancestor who assisted in establishing American Independence while acting in the capacity of SOLDIER--NORTH CAROLINA TROOPS.
Mary Hester Wicker (____ - 1784)*
Robert Hester Wicker (1738 - 1821)*
Specifically: Do not know the location of where Thomas Wicker is buried
Created by: Karen DK
Record added: May 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69193256
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