Thomas Jackson McCauley

Male 1751 - 1853


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  • Born  6 May 1751  Anne Arundel, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  23 May 1853  Harrison, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Lee Family Cemetery, Robertson, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family  Living 
    Children 
     1. Eleanor McCauley,   b. 10 Apr 1800, Anne Arundel, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Oct 1871, Robertson, KY Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  20 Apr 2015 
    Family ID  F2015  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • There is a record of Thomas McCauley marries Ann Ranken in Anne Arundel Co., MD 15 Feb 1779 (marriage records 1777-1813, page 7)

      Served in the VA militia. Enlisted in Revolutionary War service 1776 and fought in battles of White Plains, Germantown and Staten Island.

      DAR Patriot #A074837

      (Has also been listed as Thomas McCalla in some publications).

      Arrived in KY in 1818-19 from Maryland in wagons via Cumberland and Maysville Road to Paris and then to Harrison County. He purchased land in Harrison County on Beaver Creek and set up business as a wheelwright. His three children accompanied him to KY, but his wife Ellen did not.

      Grave: http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=49630698
      Inscription: Died May 23, 1953, Aged 102 years 17 days
      Plot is three miles from Milford on the Central Ridge Pike.

      Obit:
      "Died--On the 23d ult., at the residence of
      Rev Samuel Vanhook Lee in Harrison county, THOMAS McCAULEY, aged 102 years, a soldier of the Revolution."
      --The Commonwealth (Frankfort, KY); 06 Jun 1853