Calif. Families Thomas Information Sources Contact

Some Sources of Information

I have removed e-mail addresses for these people to shield them from the spammers, but you can send me a message and I can put you in touch with them.

Ann H. Rutherford, Chico, CA. (Principal researcher of Henry Harding Thomas line back to Isaac)

Jean Fladger Shanelec (1926-2004) (Principal researcher of John Thomas descendants and Isaac)

Beryl Peoples, Kelsyville, CA

Dorothy Sikes ...

A booklet published about Isaac Thomas by C. B. Wynn in 1980.

For His Own Personal Adventure, Stories of the women behind the man who was Judge John Thomas of Dallas Co., TX, 1996, Jean Fladger Shanelec,

Judith C. Hemple
41 S. Mesa Dr.
Mesa, AZ 85120

Harrel Doughty - (Mary Virgil Eppler line)
Other information in the McClung Historical Collection at
The East Tennessee History Center.
601 S Gay Street at Clinch Ave.
M, TU 9-8:30, We-Fr. 9-5:30, SA 9-5, SU 1-5
Knoxville, TN
(865) 215-8732, 8801
The East Tennessee Historical Society is also located here.
They published "First Families of Tennessee" along with other Journals and Newsletters.
Cherel Henderson, Director

Genealogy Unit Sevierville Co. Library
315 Court Ave.
Sevierville, TN 37862
M-F 9-6, Mo,Th till 7, Sa 9-4
865 908-7988,
Sam Maner (Sevier Co. historian and genealogist)
Herbert Sharp (Isaac researcher)

Sevier County Heritage Museum - (865) 453-4058
167 Bruce St., Sevierville

Sevier County TNGenWeb Research Helps

The Massengill Memorial at Hwy 11 and US-36 in Johnson City, TN is a few miles from the Massengill Museum of Overmountain History at the Rocky Mount Museum, 200 Hyder Hill Rd. (off US-11), Piney Flats, TN Hours: M-Sa 10-3 PM, Sun 2-6 PM Phone: (423) 538-7396

Search for Thomas family information at RootsWeb.

Lake County Links

Lake County Museums
255 North Main Street
Lakeport, CA 95453
(707) 263-4555
"Thomas Family Saga", April 1977, Lake Sun Newspaper

Lake County VitalRecords (GenWeb)

Lake County Surname Index

Calif. GenWeb Page for Lake County

Lake County Genealogical Society
Sue Foldberg (
Reta Barker (

Napa Co. Genealogical and Biographical Society
1701 Menlo Avenue
Napa, California 94558 (corner of Menlo and California)
Tu 10-6, W,Th 10-4, 2nd and 4th Sat.
Phone: 707 252-2252

Tulocay Cemetery - 707 252-4727
411 Coombsville Rd.

Lake County History Books.

"A Pictorial History of Lake County" Published by the Lake County Record-Bee
$29.95 + $2.17 tax + $6 shipping = $38.12
Call Lindsay 707 263-5636 ext. 10
or mail to PO Box 849
Lakeport, CA 95453

There are listings for Henry Massingill, John and Isaac on the Thomas Surname List at Terry Mason's genealogy site and at his site on WorldConnect.rootsweb.

The John Thomas Page at RootsWeb has bad information for Isaac's parents.

GenForum Message Boards - Thomas and Halloway.

Frederick Co. VA: GenWeb Pages, Mail List Virginia Genealogy Sources at Cindi's List

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last updated 21 Jun 2005