Thomas James

This information is contributed by Barbara A. Shore

Thomas JAMES was born c1750 in New Hanover Co., NC. He died after 1793 in Duplin Co., NC. He married Elizabeth Hinton Rand, 14 Jan 1783. She was born c1762 in Wake Co., NC and died after 1817 in Duplin Co. NC
Children:1. Grizelle, died unmarried 2. Alice b. 18 Apr 1786 md. William Robert Middleton 3. Mary (1st wife) b 9 Mar 1788 md. Daniel Love Kenan 4. Elizabeth (2nd wife) b. 14 Feb 1796 md. Daniel Love Kenan 5. Temperana md. Dr. J. N. Nixon
SERVICE: Thomas James was a Private in Captain Thomas Armstrong’s Company, 2nd NC Battalion commanded by Col. John Patten and appears on the Muster Roll of the American Revolution in January and February 1778.
SOURCE: Colonial and State Records , NC Vol. 5, pp 164, 165 The Kenan Family by Alvaretta Kenan Register, 1967, p. 241

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