Giles Countians
Photo Album

Wedding Day

January 26, 1904

Walter Claude Thomas (on his 21st birthday) married Mazie Aurora Appleton. Mazie's younger sister Etha (who later married Jim Cole) stands between them. On the porch are (l to r) Lum (Appleton), Dovie Abernathy (Claude's mother), Bob Abernathy (stepfather) and Charlie unknown. This picture was made at the Appleton homeplace in Appleton, Tennessee.

Walter Claude Thomas was born 26 January 1883 near Sugar Creek
and grew up in the Peach, Appleton area below Minor Hill.

Submitted by: Jim Thomas
Son of W.C. Thomas

Johnson Children

Children of:
Thomas W. Johnson
and Sarah Hamilton Johnson

l to r ... James Lafayette Johnson,
Amanda Johnson Davis,
and William Newton Johnson

Submitted by: Pat Coleman

John F. Beavers
(Born in 1847 in Giles County,
the son of William H.T. Beavers)
and Mary Cummins/Cummings

Submitted by: Mick Bradley

John and Mary Beavers

Thomas Goss English
b. Feb 3, 1805; d. Nov. 11, 1871

Submitted by: Catharine Schwarz

See Thomas Goss English's Tombstone.

Thomas Goss English

Bodenham School
Year Unknown

L to R: First row - Cleveland Bradley, 9th child;
Second row - Montie La Croix, 1st child;
Third row - 2nd child, Sherman Johnson, Irene Felker, Noble Campbell.

If you know any of these children, please contact me.

Submitted by: Pat Coleman

James and Mary Marbut James Garner Marbut
born December 15, 1829
Newberry, SC
died July 1, 1901
Giles County, TN


Mary Prince
born April 9, 1833
died January 26, 1904.
She was the daughter of
Ransun Prince and Adaline Hardiman.

They were married
November 10, 1851 in Giles County.

Submitted by: Sue Davis