14 March 2013

Thomas Theus' Dying Request

Thomas N. Theus
A Confederate Soldier
Died Nov 28, 1903
Eliza Wilhelmina
The Devoted Wife Of
Thomas N. Theus
Died February 21, 1895
"DEATHS

Thomas Nichol Theus.

SAVANNAH, Ga., Nov. 28 -- Thomas Nichol Theus, a well known Savannahian who was prominently related in Georgia and South Carolina, died at an early hour this morning. He made a dying request that he be buried in Confederate gray, and he himself named six pall-bearers, all Confederate veterans." [Macon Telegraph (Georgia), 29 November 1903, pg. 2 -- Viewed online at GenealogyBank.]

Bonaventure Cemetery
Savannah, Chatham County, Georgia
Photos © 2007-2013 S. Lincecum

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