The obituary of Thaddeus Terrell.

Wilson Daily Times, 20 April 1948.


In 1918, Thaddeus Terrell registered for the World War I draft in Wilson County. Per his registration card, he was born 4 July 1885; lived at R.F.D. #1, Sims; worked as a tenant farmer for T.N. Burnett; and his nearest relative was Vina Wilkins.

In the 1920 census of Oldfields township, Wilson County: on Turkey Creek Road, farmer Thad Terrell, 37.

On 30 December 1926, Thadeus Terrell, 41, son of Alonza Terrell and Jane [Cooke Terrell], married Mary Etta Ricks, 18, daughter of Simon and Loureta Ricks, in Wilson.

In the 1940 census of Wilson township, Wilson County: farmer Thad Terrell, 55; wife Mary E., 30; and daughter Beatrice, 13.

Thaddeus Terrell died 17 April 1948 in Wilson County. Per his death certificate, he was born 4 July 1885 in Wilson County to Alonza Terrell and Jane [Cooke]; was married to Mae Etta Terrell; worked as a farmer; and was buried in New Vester cemetery.

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