Thomas MACKIE[1]

Male 1724 - 1796  (71 years)


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  • Name Thomas MACKIE 
    Born 18 Oct 1724  Burnsquare, Ceres, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 18 Oct 1724; Ceres, Fife, Scotland -> MacFarlane email
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1761  , County Tyrone, Ulster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    • "Thomas Mackie was residing in Tyrone County, Ireland in 1761, and came to America with his wife and children c1770 (Pension Recs of s. Samuel)."
    Immigration Abt 1770  [3
    • "Thomas Mackie was residing in Tyrone County, Ireland in 1761, and came to America with his wife and children c1770 (Pension Recs of s. Samuel)."
    Residence Abt 1770  , , Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • "[Samuel] came to America while a lad with his father's family. Their first residence in this country was probably in Pennsylvania." -> Mackeys and allied families
    Residence Abt 1776  , Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • "At the period of the Revolution, the family was in Burke County, North Carolina." -> Mackeys and allied families, p. 592
    Military Nov 1776  American Revolutionary War Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    • "Thomas Mackie was a soldier of the Revolution in N. C. as shown by Bk. ETO G-4-6 Item 51: 'Thomas Mackey/Mackie 53Ls. allowed by Comm. of Claims Nov 1776.' Knight's Georgia Roster of the Revolution: 'Thomas Mackie, soldier N. C. Troops-361. After the Revolution Thomas Mackie drew land in Georgia and removed to Wilkes Co."
    Property 4 Nov 1778  , Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    • Order for survey No. 584 entered 4 Nov 1778 Burke Co. N.C. for Thos. Mackey, 100a lying on a branch of Henry's Rv. Just below the Forks. sg. by Chas. McDowell. Surveyor's Certf. Sg. By Chas. Beckman, Danl Vance, Deputy Surv. Thos. Bradley & Jesse Walker, Chain Carriers/Dated 24 Feb 1779. (Name spelled Mackey in all instances.)
    Property 4 Nov 1778  , Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    • Order for survey No. 585 entered 4 Nov 1778 Burke Co, N.C. Thomas Mackey, 640 a. including sd Mackey's improvements; improvements made by John Jones & others, all on waters of Hunting Creek joining Lines with Stringfield and Mordecai Morgan. Chas. McDowell, E. T. Surveyors Certf. Sg. by Chas. Beckman, C. S., Wm. Bailey and Jesse Walker list 467a. for Thomas Mackey on both sided of a fork of Hunting Creek bounded by Ezekial Stringfield, Wm. Bailey, Mordecai Morgan and said Macky's own land and near road that leads from Burke C. H. to Broad River. Dated Feb. 25, 1779.
    Property 4 Nov 1778  Henry Fork, Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    • Grant number 189. 100 acres on both sides of a branch of Henry's River. Book, page: 28:188.
      Issued: 14 Mar 1780
      Entered: 04 Nov 1778
    Property 4 Nov 1778  Hunting Creek, Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 10
    • Grant number 243. 467 acres on both sides of a fork of Hunting Creek. Book, page: 28:242.
      Issued: 14 Mar 1780
      Entered: 04 Nov 1778
    Property 30 Nov 1778  , Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    • Order for Survey No. 1101 Entered 30 Nov 1778 Burke Co., N. C. for Thomas Mackey, containing 640a. lying between the constitionell lines maid sic). Between Thomas Wilson and himself and Thomas Hemphill and including all the improvements on both sides of Silver Creek between said Willson's and Hemphill's lines. Dated 30 Jan 1779. Surveyor's Certf. Dated Burke Co., N. C. 13 Oct 1779. For 454a. for Thomas Mackie, bounded as above, including the little fork of Silver Creek.

      C. W. Beckman, C. Surveyor,
      Thomas Hemphill, C.C.
      John Mackie, C. C.
    Property 30 Nov 1778  Silver Creek, Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    • 427 Thomas Mackey Grant 0297 30 Nov 1778 Silver Creek
    Property 30 Nov 1778  Silver Creek, Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    • Grant number 297. 454 acres on both sides of Silver Creek. Book, page: 28:286.
      Issued: 15 Mar 1780
      Entered: 30 Nov 1778
    Property 30 Dec 1778  , Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 7
    • Order for survey Burke Co., N. C. No. 1321 for Thos, Mackey, 640a. lying in the Co. aforesd. On the Cherokee forks of Hunting Creek bounding on his former entry and including some part of his own improvements and including
      both sides of the Creek up to the Cerokee fork. Enterest 30 Dec 1778. Dated 10 Mch 1780. C, McDowell, surveyor's Certf. Of land for Thos. Mackey lying above described & bounded by Ezekiel Stringfield his own survey, Mordecai Morgan, Jesse Walker and the South Fork Mountain. Sg. Per order of Danl. Vance C. Surv. by me Joe Greer, D. Surv. Ezekiel Stringfield & Thos. Bradley, Chain Bearers. (N. B. Name written in plat Thomas Mackey 610a.).
    Property 31 Dec 1778  Hunting Creek, Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [9, 12
    • Grant number 403. 610 acres on Cherokee fork of Hunting Creek. Book, page: 44:162.
      Issued: 28 Oct 1782
      Entered: 31 Dec 1778
    Residence Abt 1785  , Wilkes, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    • About 1785 Thomas Mackie moved to Wilkes County, Georgia, and was living in what was created into Elbert County, Ga., in 1790. He was a member of the Concord Presbyterian Church, now in Madison County, Ga., at the time of his death in 1796, "a very old man." He is said to be buried in Hampton Cemetery, near Danielsville, Georgia. Thomas Mackie was a soldier of the Revolution in N. C. as shown by Bk. ETO G-4-6 Item 51: "Thomas Mackey/Mackie 53 L's allowed by Comm. of Claims Nov 1776." Knights Georgia Roster of the Revolution: "Thomas Mackie, soldier N. C. Troops-361."
    Property Abt 1788  , Elbert, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • "Elbert Co. Ga. 30 Dec 1802: Personally came John Mackie, Exor. of Thomas Mackie, dec'd. before me and being duly sworn deposeth that sometime to the best of his recollection in the year 1788/89, were stolen from the sd. Thomas Mackie, 5 head of horses which he believes were worth $300 and he has reason to believe that they were either taken by the Creek Indians or carried to the Creek Nation by the Cherokees, and this deponent further saith that his reason for believing it was the Creek Indians is that at the rock Landing Treaty he found one of his horses that were in possession of a Creek Indian which was stolen from him in and about the same time. John Mackie/S/

      30 Dec. 1802: Wm. Mackie being duly sworn says he believes the above horses were worth $350. Wm. Mackie/S/

      Source: Ga. Archv. Orig. Papers
    Residence Abt 1788  , Wilkes, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • "5 Sept 1821: (Present) Wm. D. Martin, Levi Lowery, Joseph Hampton: 'Saml. Mackie came into open court and makes oatch that in the years 1788/89, his brother Wm. Mackie as well as himself, lived with their father, Thomas Mackie in Wilkes now Madison Co. Ga.'"

      Source: Ga. Archv: Inferior Court Mins. Jackson Co. GA
    Property 1 Jun 1791  , Elbert, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    • Witnessed a deed, along with Samuel Mackie and John Crosby, in which Thomas Hemphill purchased 300 acres on the South Fork of Bluestone Creek from David and Mary (Hemphill) McClesky.
      "(Deed Book A, page 55, Elbert Co., Ga.)."
    Property 1796  , Franklin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    • After the Revolution, Thomas Mackie drew land.

      Source: Ga. Achv: Headrights-Land Grants.
    Died 22 Jul 1796  Danielsville, Madison, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    • 22 Jul 1796; Danielsville, Madison, GA -> MacFarlane email
    Probate 2 Apr 1797  , Elbert, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 14
    • "MACKIE, THOMAS - Page 19 - To wife Rosannah one third of the plantation on which I live for life, the other two thirds to sons John and William during her life, at her death all to fall to son John. To wife Rosannah a slave Hager, at her death to dau. Martha Fleming. To sons Samuel and William slaves Cat, Isaac, Joan, and Jan. To daus. Rachel Strickland, Mary Hemphill, and Rosannah Temple $5.00 each. My clothes to Thos. Becxcy. John and Samuel Mackie, Excrs. Signed July 23, 1796. Rec. April 2, 1797. Samuel Hopkins, Elijah Hopkins, Test."
      "The will of Thomas Mackie is recorded in Elbert Co. Ga. (B-19), and was sg 22 July 1796 pr 2 Apr 1797, naming his w. Rosannah and chn (listed in accordance with will):
      2. John Mackie, Exor. (Killed 1802),
      3. Wm. Mackie,
      4. Samuel Mackie, Exor.
      5. Marthew Fleamin sic & her chn. Janit & Rosanah,
      6. Rachel Strickland
      7. Rosannah Templeton,
      8. Mary Hemphill
      To: Thomas Brexey "My Cloase" (s.i.l.)
      To: Janet Brexey "1 Cow" (Grd-dtr)
    Buried Hebron Presbyterian Church Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Notes 
    • Thomas Mackie was living in Burke County, North Carolina during the American Revolution.
    Person ID I1836  Kendrick-Hemphill
    Last Modified 22 Dec 2012 

    Family Rosannah MCINTYRE,   b. 1741, , County Tyrone, Ulster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1798, , Elbert, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years) 
    Married 1765  , County Tyrone, Ulster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  [14, 16
    • From Thomas Mackie's will: "To wife, Rosannah. . .to sons John and William. . .To sons Samuel and William. . .to daus. Rachel Strickland, Mary Hemphill and Rosannah Temple."
      Emmett White reports Samuel, William, and John as brothers.
    Children 
    +1. John MACKIE,   b. , County Tyrone, Ulster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1802
    +2. Mary Ann MACKIE,   b. 5 Dec 1758, , County Tyrone, Ulster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Sep 1804, Old Fort, Burke, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     3. Rachel MACKIE,   b. Abt 1759, , County Tyrone, Ulster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
    +4. William MACKIE,   b. Abt 1760, , County Tyrone, Ulster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1835, Rapides Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 75 years)
    +5. Samuel MACKIE,   b. 1761, , County Tyrone, Ulster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1845, , Franklin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     6. Rosannah MACKIE,   b. Abt 1766, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location
    +7. Martha MACKIE,   b. Abt 1770, , County Tyrone, Ulster, Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1854, , Franklin, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 84 years)
    Last Modified 20 Jul 2014 
    Family ID F124  Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 18 Oct 1724 - Burnsquare, Ceres, Fife, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1761 - , County Tyrone, Ulster, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1765 - , County Tyrone, Ulster, Ireland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Abt 1770 - , , Pennsylvania Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Abt 1776 - , Burke, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary - Nov 1776 - American Revolutionary War Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProperty - 4 Nov 1778 - , Burke, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProperty - 4 Nov 1778 - , Burke, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProperty - 4 Nov 1778 - Henry Fork, Burke, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProperty - 4 Nov 1778 - Hunting Creek, Burke, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProperty - 30 Nov 1778 - , Burke, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProperty - 30 Nov 1778 - Silver Creek, Burke, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProperty - 30 Nov 1778 - Silver Creek, Burke, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProperty - 30 Dec 1778 - , Burke, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProperty - 31 Dec 1778 - Hunting Creek, Burke, North Carolina Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Abt 1785 - , Wilkes, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProperty - Abt 1788 - , Elbert, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Abt 1788 - , Wilkes, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProperty - 1 Jun 1791 - , Elbert, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 22 Jul 1796 - Danielsville, Madison, Georgia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 2 Apr 1797 - , Elbert, Georgia Link to Google Earth
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  • Histories
    Captain Thomas Hemphill Biographical Sketch
    Captain Thomas Hemphill Biographical Sketch
    Program from the ceremony commemorating the service of Captain Thomas Hemphill in the American Revolution.

  • Sources 
    1. [S140] Lyman Copeland Draper, Anthonay Allaire, Isaac Shelby, King's Mountain and Its Heroes: History of the Battle of King's Mountain (P G Thompson 1881), ISBN 0806300973., 349 (Reliability: 2).
      "The wounded Americans, who had been hid away in the mountains when the troops marched so hurriedly from Bickerstaff's, were soon brought forward ; and many of them were left in Burke County, eight or ten miles above Burke Court House, where Doctor Dobson,of that neighborhood, had eighteen of them under his care at one time ; four of whom were Wilkes and Surry County officers billeted at a Mr. Mackey's."

    2. [S492] C. MacFarlane, [e-mail for private use], to Tonia Kendrick, e-mail, , ","; privately held by Kendrick, [e-mail & address for private use]., Family Tree DNA Match: Hemphill, Mackie, etc; 24 October 2012; Evernote emails; DNA Matches; 2012 (Reliability: 2).

    3. [S153] Beatrice Mackie Doughtie, The Mackeys (variously spelled) and allied families (Decatur, Georgia: Bowen Press, Inc., 1957), 587-589 (Reliability: 2).

    4. [S153] Beatrice Mackie Doughtie, The Mackeys (variously spelled) and allied families (Decatur, Georgia: Bowen Press, Inc., 1957), p. 592 (Reliability: 2).

    5. [S153] Beatrice Mackie Doughtie, The Mackeys (variously spelled) and allied families (Decatur, Georgia: Bowen Press, Inc., 1957), 587-589 (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S186] North Carolina State Archives MARS Catalog, http://mars.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/logicrouter/servlet., http://mars.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/logicrouter/servlet/LogicRouter?PAGE=object&OUTPUTXSL=object.xsl&pm_RC=REPOREV2DB&pm_OI=3991&pm_GT=Y&pm_IAC=Y&api_1=GET_OBJECT_XML&num_result=0 (Reliability: 3).

    7. [S92] Family Tree Maker's Genealogy User Site, http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/h/a/n/Sarah-B-Hann/GENE6-0001.html (Reliability: 2).

    8. [S186] North Carolina State Archives MARS Catalog, http://mars.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/logicrouter/servlet., http://mars.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/logicrouter/servlet/LogicRouter?PAGE=object&OUTPUTXSL=object.xsl&pm_RC=REPOLGBFB&pm_OI=10258&pm_GT=Y&pm_IAC=Y&api_1=GET_OBJECT_XML&num_result=0 (Reliability: 3).

    9. [S73] Direct Line Software Deed Data Pool, http://www.directlinesoftware.com/Pool/ncburke.txt (Reliability: 3).

    10. [S186] North Carolina State Archives MARS Catalog, http://mars.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/logicrouter/servlet., http://mars.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/logicrouter/servlet/LogicRouter?PAGE=object&OUTPUTXSL=object.xsl&pm_RC=REPOLGBFB&pm_OI=10312&pm_GT=Y&pm_IAC=Y&api_1=GET_OBJECT_XML&num_result=1 (Reliability: 3).

    11. [S186] North Carolina State Archives MARS Catalog, http://mars.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/logicrouter/servlet., http://mars.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/logicrouter/servlet/LogicRouter?PAGE=object&OUTPUTXSL=object.xsl&pm_RC=REPOLGBFB&pm_OI=10366&pm_GT=Y&pm_IAC=Y&api_1=GET_OBJECT_XML&num_result=0 (Reliability: 3).

    12. [S186] North Carolina State Archives MARS Catalog, http://mars.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/logicrouter/servlet., http://mars.ah.dcr.state.nc.us/logicrouter/servlet/LogicRouter?PAGE=object&OUTPUTXSL=object.xsl&pm_RC=REPOLGBFB&pm_OI=10471&pm_GT=Y&pm_IAC=Y&api_1=GET_OBJECT_XML&num_result=2 (Reliability: 3).

    13. [S389] Margaret Hemphill Anthony, Hemphills in North Carolina (Collegedale, Tennessee: The College Press, 1981), 27 (Reliability: 3).

    14. [S208] Grace Gillam Davidson, editor, Historical Collections of the Georgia Chapters, Daughters of the American Revolution, Volume 3 : Records of Elbert County, Georgia, Volume III (1930; reprint, Vidalia, Georgia: Georgia Genealogical Reprints, 1968), 929.375864., 9-10 (Reliability: 3).

    15. [S257] RootsWeb's World Connect Database, http://wc.rootsweb.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=gilead07&id=I060222 (Reliability: 3).
      Burial: Hebron Pres Ch Cem, Franklin Co, GA p659
      Sources:
      Title: Hebron Presbytherian Church 1796-1996
      Repository:
      Media: Book
      Page: 358, 359

    16. [S517] Emmett. R. White, Revolutionary War Soldiers of Western North Carolina: Burke County (Easley, S.C.: Southern Historical Press, 1984), 213 (Reliability: 3).