Thomas J Black


Personal and Family Information

Thomas was born in 1832 in Tennessee, the son of Samuel Black and Elizabeth A. Wallace.

He died about 1863 in Arkansas.

His wife was Margaret Celina Pace, who he married in ABT 1859. The place has not been found. They had no known children.

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Thomas J Black


Samuel Black


Thomas Black


Margaret Woods


Samuel Woods


Margaret Holmes


Elizabeth A. Wallace



Place: Tennessee
DeathABT 1863
Place: Arkansas
Address: “Bushwackers shot him off his horse”
Memoirs-Wood, Margaret 1953

Census12 NOV 1850
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 17 to 18
Address: Osage Twp, including Bentonville dwelling 404 family 404 Samuel Black age 50 male farmer born 1800 in Tenn Elizabeth A age 39 f Tenn Wm 20 m Tenn Thomas J 18 m Tenn Emily J 14 f Ark James H 5 m Ark Alford Wallace 33 m B smith Tenn
Census18 JUN 1860
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Age: 27 to 28
Address: Osage Twp, Bentonville PO dwelling 233, family 233 Elizabeth Black 50 f $2418, $2421 born Tenn Thomas “ 27 m Tenn James “ 15 m Ark Salnia “ 31 f Tenn
Will20 MAR 1856
Place: Benton County, Arkansas
Address: pages 174-176 Benton County Will Book names wife Elizabeth M, sons Thomas J Black, James H Black and oldest son William Black
Will-Black Samuel 1856.1

Will-Black Samuel 1856.2