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Re: Nelson County Lookup(Giles and Hughes)

Hi Brenda,

I think it's safe to say that this is probably your Thomas' family. Your Thomas had sons named Govan, Oliver, and Edward J. Oliver's Thomas had a brother named Edward J. and an uncle named Govin.

1870 Census Massies Mill, Nelson Co., VA
Winston Giles 36 M Mul Farm Laborer b. VA
Jane Giles 35 F B Keeping House b. VA
Virginia Giles 17 F B At Home b. VA
Judith Ann Giles 16 F B At Home b. VA
Annanias Giles 14 M B Farm Laborer b. VA
Oliver Giles 12 M B Farm Laborer b. VA
Govin Giles 10 M MUl Farm Laborer b. VA
Thomas Giles 6 M Mul b. VA
Molly Giles 5 F Mul b. VA
Winston Giles 3 M B b. VA

1880 Census Massies Mill, Nelson CO., VA
Albert MASON Self M Male B 33 VA Farming VA VA
Virginia MASON Wife M Female B 27 VA Keeping House VA VA James MASON Son S Male B 8 VA VA VA
Albert MASON Son S Male B 7 VA VA VA
Sarriah MASON Dau S Female B 6 VA VA VA
Maud A. MASON Dau S Female B 4 VA VA VA
Winston MASON Son S Male B 2 VA VA VA
Dugles J. MASON Son S Male B 10M VA VA VA
Oliver GILES Brother S Male B 20 VA Farm Hand VA VA

1900 Census Massie Mill Dist, Nelson Co., VA
Oliver Giles Head B M b. Dec 1858 age 41 married 20 yrs b. VA Father VA Mother VA Occu: Farmer
Louisa Giles Wife B F b. May 1857 age 43 married 20 yrs 11 children born 9 living b. VA Father VA Mother VA
Edward Giles SOn B M b. Oct 1881 age 18 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA Occu: Saw Mill - hand
Thos. Giles Son B M b. Feb 1883 age 17 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA Occu: Farm Laborer
Fannie Giles Daughter B F b. Sept 1884 age 15 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA
Woodie Giles Son B M b. Apr 1886 age 14 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA Occu: At School
Durian? Giles Son B M b. Dec 1887 age 12 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA Occu: At School
Robt Giles Son B M b. Mar 1891 age 9 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA Occu: AT School
Salome Giles Son B M b. Mar 1893 age 7 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA
Garnett Giles Daughter B F b. Mar 1897 age 3 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA

1910 Census Massie's Mill, Nelson Co., VA
(He is recorded on the same page as brother Edward Giles).
Thomas Giles Head M B 29 married 9 yrs 1st marriage b. VA Father VA Mother VA Occu: Fram Laborer Works Out
Mildred Giles Wife F B 28 married 9 yrs 1st marriage 5 children born 5 living b. VA Father VA Mother VA
Nellie Giles Daughter F B 10 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA
Govan Giles Son M B 7 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA
Oliver Giles Son M B 6 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA
Edward Giles Son M B 4 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA
Heiawather Giles Son M B 1yr 6mon single b. VA Father VA Mother VA

1920 Census Massies Mill, Nelson Co., VA
(Living in between brothers Edward J & Woody)
Thomas W Giles Head M B 38 married b. VA Father VA Mother VA Occu: Farmer General Farm
Mildred A Giles Wife F B 37 married b. VA Father VA Mother VA
William G Giles Son M B 16 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA Occu: Laborer Home Farm
Oliver E Giles Son M B 15 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA Occu: Laborer Home Farm
Edward J Giles SOn M B 13 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA
Hiawatha H Giles Son M B 11 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA
Idell V Giles Daughter F B 8 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA
Rosa L Giles Daughter F B 7 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA
Alexander Giles Son M B 5 single b. VA Father VA Mother VA
Hattie L Giles Daughter F B 2yr 11mon single b. VA Father VA Mother VA
Irene J Giles Daughter B F 1yr 4mon single b. VA Father VA Mother VA

WWI Draft Card
Thomas Washington Giles
#1 RFD Bryant, Nelson, VA
Age 36
DOB Feb 14, 1882
Negro
Farmer
Nearest Relative: Mildred Giles
Medium height, slender build, black eyes, black hair
No disabilities
Sept 12, 1918

WWI Draft Card, 1942
Thomas Washington Giles
Residence: Bryant, Nelson, VA
Age 59
Place of Birth: Nelson, VA
DOB: Feb 14, 1883
Employer: C.T. Braynt
Employer's Address: Bryant, VA
5ft 11 & 3/4 inches
182 lbs.
Blue eyes
Black Hair
Black Complexion
Bald
Apr 27, 1942

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