I created this BLOG for my MATHIS/MATHEWS AND SMITH Family Lines. Although these lines in my tree are a rich part of my History, they are a mystery to me. What I thought I knew is not so. I plan to put the puzzle together one Branch at a time!!
How did he end up with the name Old Tom?He must have been a dedicated person going by the writings on the reference to his loyalty. People like him are now rare find in todays world
Thank goodness Old Tom was loved and honored.
I love this! "Old Tom" was much beloved!