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Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Harvard Memorial Biographies, 1861. (search)
h, and resumed the profession of an advocate. The Gholsons, wrote William, in 1861, were originally of Saxon descent. . . . . The name is a very rare one, borne, I think, only by our own family. My father has examined a great many lists of English names, and found in one gazetteer the name Gholston. The Pretender at one time assumed the name of Gholston. Before the Revolutionary War the Gholsons were settled in Orange County, Virginia, at the residence lately occupied by Philip P. Barbour. One of the sons, Thomas, my great grandfather, moved to Brunswick County, near the Meherrin River, and gave the name to a town there, Gholsonville. His third son, Thomas Gholson, Jr., my immediate ancestor, was born in 1780, married Miss Ann Yates, was a member of Congress from 1807 until his death, July 4, 1816, leaving three children, of whom my father was the eldest. Daniel Wright, my great-grandfather, on the mother's side, lived in Virginia. His son, Daniel Wright, my grandfa
Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Harvard Memorial Biographies, Biographical Index. (search)
nold, Mrs., I. 417. Atkinson, W. P., I. 350; II. 172, 250;. Augur, C. C., Maj.-Gen., I. 112; II. 289, 290;. Austin, Samuel, Jr., I. 110. B. Bailey, G. H., Capt., I. 69. Baker, E. D., Col., 1. 118,151, 207. Balch, Francis V., II. 7,10. Bancroft, George, I. 29. Banks, N. P., Maj.-Gen., I. 25, 63;, 112,170, 194,197,198, 199, 200, 202, 260, 263, 274, 319. 366, 368, 421; II. 25, 50, 83;, 170, 257, 270, 288, 289, 290, 307, 358, 388. Bapst, John, Rev., II. 45, 46;. Barbour, P. P., II. 237. Barker, Augustus, Capt., Memoir, II. 357-362. Barker, Jacob, II. 357. Barker, Jeannette, II. 357. Barker, W. H., II. 357. Barlow, F. C., Maj.-Gen., I. 101, 103;, 350, 430; II. 180. Barnes, James, Col., I. 330; II. 216. Barrett, C. H., Dr., I. 389. Barstow, George, II. 107. Barstow, Gideon, II. 105. Barstow, Nancy, II. 105. Barstow, N. S., Lieut., Memoir, II. 105, 114;. Barstow, S., II. 107. Barlol, C. A., Rev. Dr., I. 273. Bartlett,