FIFTH GENERATION


51. Thomas RYAN was born on 6 Jan 1791 in VA. He died on 17 Aug 1850 in Morgan Co., AL. and is buried in Crawford Cem., Morgan Co., AL.

He was married to Sarah BLEVINS (daughter of Jonathan BLEVINS and UNKNOWN) on 1 Sep 1813 in Wayne Co., Ky. Sarah BLEVINS was born on 18 Oct 1793 in TN. She died on 27 Aug 1850 in Morgan Co., AL. She was buried in Crawford Cem., Morgan Co., AL.

Notes on Thomas Ryan
From 'More Ryan Roots', by Mildred Stout, pg 315

     Thomas Ryan, born Jan 6 1791 (from gravestone) in VA, apparently son of William and D. Ryan, appears in records in Wayne Co., KY when he married, Sep 1, 1813, Sarah Blevins. 'Raccoon John' Smith was the minister. 'Parents consent proven by the oath of Tarlton Blevins.'  From Marriage Bonds, Wayne Co., KY.

     'Report of the Adjutant General of Kentucky, Soldiers of the war of 1812'  (1891) names Thomas Ryon, Corporal, Nov 10 1814, enlisted for six months in Capt. Adam Vickery's Company of KY detached militia, Lt. Col. Gabriel Slaughter's regiment'  (older brother William enlisted as a private July 1, 1813, to Oct  31, 1814, in another company

1816 - Thomas was granted a 'headright claim' of a hundred acres on Rock creek, Wayne County (Bk. 1, p632, #273.842 KY Archives, Frankfort)

1820 Census Wayne Co., KY - pg 16
Ryan, Thomas  30001   101000
     1 male over 45  (born before 1775)
                     1 Female 16-26
                     3 males under 10
                     1 female under 10

July 23, 1821 - Thomas sold their land in Wayne County for $300. to Thomas Koger. (Wayne Co Deeds C-261)

1830 - Residing in Morgan Co., Alabama. Thomas became Postmaster in Apple Grove.

Thomas died Aug 17, 1850, and Sarah ten days later on Aug 27th from injuries suffered in an Indian attack according to the Smith-Vance genealogy.

Thomas RYAN and Sarah BLEVINS had the following children:

child121 i. Brillon RYAN
child+122 ii. William (Billy) RYAN was born on 9 Jun 1814 in Wayne Co., Ky. He died on 28 Nov 1900 in Morgan Co., AL. and is buried in Forman Cemetery, Morgan Co., AL.
child+123 iii. James Harvey RYAN was born on 4 Nov 1816 in KY. He died on 1 Jul 1864 in Morgan Co., AL. and is buried in Crawford Cem., Morgan Co., AL.
child+124 iv. Mary Ann (Annie) RYAN was born on 10 Oct 1818 in KY. She died on 9 Oct 1872 in Apple Grove, Morgan, AL.
child+125 v. Elizabeth RYAN was born in 1820 in KY.
child+126 vi. John RYAN was born in 1822 in AL.
child127 vii. Jonathan RYAN was born in 1824.
child128 viii. Joseph RYAN was born in 1826.
child+129 ix. Surilda Jane (Sarilda) RYAN was born in 1829. She died after 30 Sep 1846.
child+130 x. Kisiah RYAN was born in 1831.
child+131 xi. Thomas Lafayette RYAN was born on 1 Oct 1833 in Morgan Co., AL. He died on 24 Mar 1896 in Baileytown, AL ?.
child+132 xii. Sarah A. RYAN was born in 1835 in Morgan Co., AL.
child+133 xiii. Mahala RYAN was born in 1837 in Morgan Co., AL.
 
 

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