Rev Thomas Maxwell

Rev Thomas Maxwell

Birth
Middlesex County, Virginia, USA
Death 12 Dec 1837 (aged 95)
Elberton, Elbert County, Georgia, USA
Burial Elberton, Elbert County, Georgia, USA
Memorial ID 34288690 View Source
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Thomas Maxwell is my 5th great-grandfather and fought in the Rev.War
He was a leader of the Baptist faith.He was arrested in Va. for preaching the Word.Patrick Henry was his lawyer.All but one of his sons became active in the church in Elberton,Elbert Co.,Ga.He is buried with his wife in the OLD MAXWELL CEMETERY.His wife was Mary Pemberton from Va.I do want to give him honor for " fighting the good fight" I never met him,but I love him for standing up for his faith.He started a Baptist Church in Elbert Co., Ga. in abt.1790.


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