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John Thomas "John Tom" Phillips

John Thomas "John Tom" Phillips

Male 1819 - 1881  (62 years)

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  • Name John Thomas "John Tom" Phillips 
    Born 5 Feb 1819  NC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Nov 1881  Burial: Wesley Chapel Cem., Scott Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1896  forneyclark
    Last Modified 29 May 2020 

    Family Emeline B. Coatney,   b. 22 Mar 1825, IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1881, Burial: Wesley Chapel Cem., Scott Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 55 years) 
    Married 20 Oct 1842  Jefferson Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James Harvey Phillips,   b. 23 Nov 1843, Jefferson Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1909, Louisville, KY Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
     2. William "Riley" Phillips,   b. 20 Jun 1845, Jefferson Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. John Almond Phillips,   b. 1 Jan 1847, Deputy, Jefferson Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 May 1926, Los Angeles Co., CA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
     4. George "Addison" Phillips,   b. 8 Sep 1852, Scott Co., IN Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1927, Joplin, MO Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     5. Mary Easter Phillips,   b. 23 Oct 1866,   d. 26 Dec 1940  (Age 74 years)
    Last Modified 29 May 2020 
    Family ID F0643  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Phillips, John Thomas 'John Tom' (1819-1881)
    Phillips, John Thomas "John Tom" (1819-1881)
    Individual photo came from the Don Coatney Archives. See also Don Coatney's Coatney Collection at http://www.rootsweb.com/~inscott/CoatneyPhotos.html Many of the photos in the Archives and in the Collection were taken by Benjamin Harrison Coatney (1865-1925), Don Coatney's grandfather, who was a professional photographer in Perla, AR, and Indianapolis, IN.

  • Notes 
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      Source:
      Donald Gordon "Don" Coatney:
      Both John Thomas Phillips and his wife Emeline B. Courtney died in the typhoid epidemic in 1881. There was a double funeral.
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      Source:
      SEE DON COATNEY'S SITES FOR COMPREHENSIVE INFORMATION AND REFERENCES:
      Donald Gordon "Don" Coatney:
      Most of the information that concerns the Coatney family, especially information concerning the families related to the marriage of Archibald Coatney and Mary McIntosh, including names, dates, places, census reports, documents, photos, and stories, is from the Don Coatney Archives.
      See also Don Coatney's Coatney Collection at:
      http://www.rootsweb.com/~inscott/Coatney.html
      http://www.rootsweb.com/~inscott/CoatneyPhotos.html
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      Source:
      Don Coatney Archives:
      Information entered the Archives via Sarah E. Niebuhr:
      Name, dates & places

      Source:
      John Phillips:
      PHILLIPS' FAMILY BIBLE TRANSCRIPTS:
      JOHN PHILLIPS' BIBLE
      " John and Emeline (Courtney) Phillips of Scott County, Indiana kept a family Bible that passed to daughter Mary (Phillips) Christie. Mary's daughter Bernice remembers: 'It burned up in 1945. Mom had promised it to me. . . . it had a letter in it from Harvey written to Almond during the Civil War telling about conditions, besides all the valuable births, marriages and deaths.' "
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      Source:
      John Phillips:
      Marriage date
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      Source:
      SEE KARI NORTHUP'S SITES FOR COMPREHENSIVE INFORMATION AND REFERENCES:
      KARI'S GENEALOGY SITE:
      http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~knorthup/
      NORTHUP-DYE:
      http://worldconnect.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=knorthup
      http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=knorthup&id=I02403
      Kari Northup:
      ID: I02403
      Name: John Thomas PHILLIPS
      Sex: M
      Birth: 5 FEB 1819 in North Carolina
      Death: 13 NOV 1881
      Father: Thomas "Tom" H. PHILLIPS b: 1794 in North Carolina
      Mother: Martha PITTS b: 13 DEC 1789 in North Carolina
      Marriage 1 Emeline B. COATNEY b: 22 MAR 1825 in Indiana
      Married: 20 OCT 1842 in Jefferson Co., Indiana
      Children
      James Harvey PHILLIPS b: 23 NOV 1843 in Jefferson County, Indiana
      William Riley PHILLIPS b: 20 JUN 1845 in Jefferson County, Indiana
      John Almond PHILLIPS b: JAN 1848 in Deputy, Indiana
      George Addison PHILLIPS b: 8 SEP 1852 in Scott County, Indiana
      Mary Easter PHILLIPS b: 23 OCT 1866 in Indiana
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      See also:
      2-Sources concerning Scott Co., Indiana families:
      John Phillips:
      Family Records, Etc.
      http://jphil36.blogspot.com
      Site is administered by John Phillips and includes the Diary of Sarah Bovard. The Bovard Diary entries concern family life on the frontier, Scott County, Indiana, 1859-1871. John Phillips welcomes any comments about Sarah Bovard's Diary that would further the understanding of who's who, et cetera. He is also especially interested in seeing additional pages of the diary that others might have.

      Bob Haefner:
      Sarah Waldsmith Bovard:
      http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~haefner/Bovard/
      Bob Haefner's mirror site Sarah Waldsmith Bovard also includes the Bovard Diary as well as sample scans of the original text. Bob Haefner describes the Sarah Bovard Diary as "a daily record of her personal activities, reflections, and feelings [during] the Civil War [and during the] bearing of 12 children in 20 years."
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