Thomas William &
Martha Magers Phillis

 

 

1876 Roll Book and Tally Sheet of the Presidential Election in Center.

Filed Nov 8, 1876 James F. Peddicord and John P. Sherlock were clerks. John Davis, T. W. Phillis and James Blackburn were judges...

  • McKinley 87
  • Bryan 191
  • Van Voorhes 87
  • Tannehill 191
  • Lyne 87
  • Kennedy 187

 

 

1850 US Census

Center, Morgan, Ohio

Thomas Phillis
20
Martha Phillis
22
Catharine Phillis
1
Peter Major
12

 

 

1860 US Census

Center, Morgan, Ohio

Thomas W Phillis
30
Martha Phillis
31
Mary C Phillis
10
Sarah D Phillis
8
Charles L Phillis
6
Martha E Phillis
4
John T Phillis
1
Sally Phillis
70

 

 

 

1870 US Census

Center, Morgan, Ohio

Thomas W Phillis
40
Martha Phillis
41
Mary C Phillis
20
Charles L Phillis
17
Martha C Phillis
14
John T Phillis
12
Sybil A E Phillis
9
Francis M Phillis
7
Verina L Phillis
4
Lillie M Phillis
1

 

 

 

1870 US Census

Center, Morgan, Ohio

Thomas Phillis
49
Martha Phillis
39
John F. Phillis
21
Francis Phillis
17
Varina L. Phillis
13
Lillie M. Phillis
10

 

 

Thomas William Phillis

b. July 23, 1830 (Morgan Co., OH) - d. Feb. 8, 1913 (Morgan Co., OH)

Phillis Cemetery (Morgan Co., Ohio)

 

 

Centre Township Business Directory 1870 (Morgan Co., OH):
T.W. Phillis, Farmer and Veterinary surgeon.

 

 

Page 175 of "The History of Morgan County 1980" / Jesse and Jessie Phillis Submitted to “The History of Morgan County 1980” By Faunna Phillis Combs:
Thomas Phillis, born in 1830, married Martha Magers and had 9 children. They resided on a large farm in Center Township near the Olive Green Creek. Thomas was married twice but he and Martha were buried in the Phillis Cemetery which is located on the farm where they lived.


Charles Phillis (1853—1936) was the oldest son of Thomas Phillis. He married Amy Haines (1859—1929) and they were the parents of 3 children: Thomas W. (1878—1962), Jesse (1881—1963), and Minnie Dell (1884—1938).

 

 

 

This picture was taken at a Phillis family reunion near
Morgan County Ohio around 1894.

Click on the picture above to view/print.

 

 

 

Children:

 

  • Mary Catharine (Phillis) Drake
    b. 1850 - d. ?
    -
  • Sarah D. (Phillis) Haines
    b. 1852 (OH) - d. 1928 (OH)
    Married Benjamin J. Haines (b. 1846 OH - d. 1928 OH) / Children: Frank Haines (b.?), Manti Haines (b. 1870 OH), Charles W. (b. 1872 OH), Ina (b. 1875 OH), and an infant boy (b. and d. 1880 OH)
    -
  • Charles S. Phillis
    b. 1853 (OH) - d. July 16, 1936 (OH)
    -
  • Martha Eve "Eva" (Phillis) Drake-Morgan
    b. 1856 (OH) - d. ?
    Married John Drake and Oscar Morgan
    -
  • John Phillis
    b. 1859 (OH) - d. ?
    Married Emma Slater (b.?) in May 1882 (Morgan Co., Ohio) / Children: Perley T. (b. 1883 OH) / Married Cornelia (Last Name Unknown) in Sept. 1889 / Children: Bessie (b. 1890 OH), Clara (b. 1894 OH).
    -
  • Sybil (Phillis) Ludman
    b. abt. 1861 - d. 1952
    Greenwood Cemetery (Muskingum County, OH)
    Married John W. Ludman March 1880 (Morgan Co., OH) / Children: Pearly Ludman (b. 1881 OH), Cara M Ludman (b. 1886 OH), Alenza B. Ludman-Barkhurst (b. 1884 OH)
    -------------- Pearly Ludman b. 1881 OH - d. ? / Married Hannah M. Mansperger (b. 1881) in 1901 (Muskingum Co., OH).
    -------------- Alenza B. Ludman-Barkhurst b. 1884 OH - d. ? / Married William L Barkhurst in 1906 (Muskingum Co., OH).
    -
  • Francis Phillis
    b. 1863 (OH) - d. 1938 (OH)
    Married Martha E. Parks (b. 1861 OH) / Children: Emma (b. 1889 OH), Fred Crow Phillis (b. 1892 OH), Ona (b. 1896 OH)
    -
  • Varina (Phillis) Sprague
    b. 1867 - d. ?
    Married Benjamin W. Sprague in 1885.
    -
  • Lillie May Phillis
    b. 1870 - d. ?

 

Spouse1:

Martha Magers Phillis

Dec. 7,1848 (Morgan Co., OH)

 

FHL Film #910867 page 341:

Thomas and Martha were married in Morgan Co., OH on Dec. 7, 1848

 

 

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Front row Sarah Doyel, Thomas Phillis, Wife Martha, Mary, Charles.
Second row Martha Eve, John, Sybil, Francis, Varina Lutitia, Lillian May

 

 

Spouse2:

Margret Jane Wiley
Married March 8, 1899 (Noble Co., OH) / Margret J. was b. June 7, 1849 - d. 1912/13 (OH) / Phillis Cemetery (Morgan Co., Ohio)

 

 

 

 

 

Father:

John Little Phillis

 

Mother:

Sally Doyel Phillis