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 John Samuel Thomas

John Samuel Thomas

Birth
Wales
Death 26 Apr 1945 (aged 67)
Sebring, Highlands County, Florida, USA
Burial Sebring, Highlands County, Florida, USA
Memorial ID 6624589 · View Source
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Also known as Jolla or Johnny. Son of Richard Thomas & Alice Higgs Thomas of Wales. Occ. Section Foreman coal mine/Owner IGA Store. He married Mary Jane Masters in 1901 in Taylor, Lackawanna Co., PA by Rev. Walker. Mary Jane is the dau. of John "Jack" Masters & Mary Ann (Westlake) Masters of Milton Abbot, Devon England. They had 4 children; Jeanette June, John R., David & Lloyd G. Thomas. The family lived in the suburbs of Scranton, PA They owned a general store there but because of health reasons the doctor advised him to seek warmer climate. They moved in 1912 To Sebring, FL where they built The IGA Grocery Store/Hotel on the Circle which was one of Sebring's landmarks.


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  • Created by: Brenda J. Masters Charles
  • Added: 21 Jul 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6624589
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for John Samuel Thomas (11 Apr 1878–26 Apr 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6624589, citing Pinecrest Cemetery, Sebring, Highlands County, Florida, USA ; Maintained by Brenda J. Masters Charles (contributor 46739748) .