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Thomas Leander Trevathan
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Birth: 1820
Alabama, USA
Death: 1901
Trinity County
Texas, USA

Thomas Leander Trevathan was the youngest known son of John and Rhoda Trevathan. He came to Texas about 1838 with his widowed mother, Rhoda Leander Trevathan. After residing in Texas the required to 3 years to qualify for a land grant, Thomas and his mother applied for a land grants. Thomas received a grant of 320 acres in San Augustine County on 16 March 1841 by the Republic of Texas after appearing before the Board of Land Commissioners and proving that he arrived in the Republic at least previous to this date, was a single man, and had never received a certificate for the quantity of land for which he had applied. He was married to Sena (Sarah) Roberta Gallion in 1845 in Trinity County, Texas. The town and cemetery named Trevat was named for the Trevathan family. He was listed on the Trinity Co. tax rolls of 1850. Thomas enlisted in the Civil War at Sumpter, Trinity County, Texas in the fall of 1863 in Capt. Kirksey's Co., Green's Brigade and served until the spring of 1865. 
Family links: 
  John Trevathan (1780 - 1834)
  Rhoda Leander Trevathan (1780 - 1862)
  Sena Roberta Gallion Trevathan (1826 - 1886)*
  Sarah Jane Trevathan Spencer White (1846 - 1922)*
  Lucretia Trevathan Rhoades (1851 - 1890)*
  Alfred Trevathan (1858 - 1921)*
  James Augusta Trevathan (1862 - 1899)*
  Catherine Roberta Trevathan Gill (1863 - 1958)*
  Eli Trevathan (1804 - 1833)*
  Thomas Leander Trevathan (1820 - 1901)
*Calculated relationship
Trevat Cemetery
Trinity County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Debbie Hilliard
Originally Created by: Edna Cheatham
Record added: Dec 11, 2009
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Thomas Leander Trevathan
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Thomas Leander Trevathan
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