|Thomas Weems Neely
Thomas Weems Neely 1 2
- Born: 1785, Tyrone Township, Adams County, Pennsylvania, USA
- Died: 1855 at age 70
Thomas Weems Neely appears to have had three marriages. His first wife Isabel (surname unknown)died in Huntingdon co in 1830. The children that came with them from Adams Co PA were Jonathan, Sarah Elizabeth, James, Jane Ann Maria, John H, B. Franklin, Samuel Washington and perhaps Margaret. Margaret just might have been born in Huntingdon county PA.
The following is found in Pennsylvania Archives Series 6 Volume 2,
page 593 and 594 Battalions 1-9 York County Militia
> 9th Battalion; York County Militia
> Lieut. Col.- James Chamberlain
> Major - John Bonner
> Lieut. - 1. Charles Conway
> 2. Thomas Neely (George Leas' (son of Daniel and Lydia
Worley Leas) wife's aunt, Sarah Weems (sister of John Weems) married a
Jonathan Neely before 1785).
> 3.*** Daniel Leas
> 5. Thomas Neely, Jr.
> 7. Henry Miller
> "At a Field Day for the first Battalion of York County Militia
Troop, Officers were necessary to be chosen Judges were appointed for
each Corp. to wit: Ignatius Leitner & Jacob Holtzinger this third day
of May A.D. 1784."
> Capt. Rudolph Spangler
> Lieut. Jacob Holtzinger
> Cornet Christian Stan
Notes from David A. Leas and/or the 1950 Leas Family Genealogy.