Thomas Tomlinson III has an estimated birth date of 1825 in Wayne County, North Carolina. He was the son of Thomas Tomlinson II. He married second Elizabeth Wilkinson 24 May 1856 in Wilson County, North Carolina. Their names were recorded as "Thomas Tomlinson and Elizabeth Wilkenson." During the period of 1859–1860, several members of the Tomlinson family migrated to Texas from Wilson County, North Carolina. Thomas Tomlinson migrated to Montgomery County, Texas, along with James Tomlinson, John Tomlinson, Daniel Tomlinson and Temperance Tomlinson.

Child of Thomas Tomlinson III

  • B F Tomlinson

Children of Thomas Tomlinson III and Elizabeth Wilkinson

  • Ella Tomlinson
  • Charles Tomlinson
  • John Wesley Tomlinson
  • Wiley Tomlinson
  • Thomas Tomlinson IV
  • Mary Tomlinson
  • George Tomlinson
  • Robert Tomlinson

Census 1850–1900

  • 1850, Edgecombe County, North Carolina
  • 1860, Montgomery County, Texas
  • 1870, Montgomery County, Texas
  • 1880, Willis Township, Montgomery County, Texas
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