Looking to share information on the children of William Thomas and Louisa Cole.They were living in Pike Co.Illinois in 1850.They were living in Richfield Twp,Adams Co.Illinois in 1860 through the 1870's.This is some of the information I have on the children. Elizabeth Thomas born abt.1835 in Ohio,married Pulaski W.Bowman,21 July 1858 in Adams Co.ILL.Filed for his Civil War Pension in Missouri.abt.1887. John Thomas born abt.1837 in Ohio,married Lucinda Chandler,22 March 1860 in Adams Co.ILL;married Harriett M.Chandler,10 August 1868 in Adams Co.ILL.These two women were sisters.John Thomas served in the Third Missouri Cavalry (union) Co.K.Filed for his pension in Kansas. Jacob Thomas born abt.1839 in Ohio,married Sarah Elizabeth Welty,5 Oct.1865 in Adams Co.ILL.Jacob Thomas served in the Civil War,50th Infantry Regiment Illinois,Co.D. Susanna Thomas born abt.1840 in Ohio. William Dunnigan Thomas born 13 Sept.1841 in Ohio.Died 21 Sept.1912 in Marshall Co.Ms.Married Happy Haseltine Perkins,4 Jan.1866 in Adams Co.ILL.Civil War he served in the Third Missouri Cavalry (union)Co.K. Nancy Thomas born abt.1844. Martha Matilda Thomas born 28 May 1845 in Pike Co.ILL.Married Samuel Charles Gallagher,16 Feb.1862 in Adams Co.ILL. Seth Thomas born March 1848,Pike or Adams Co.ILL.Civil War he served in the 50th Infantry Regiment Illinois,Co.D.Lived most of his life in Pike Co.ILL. Philander Thomas born abt.1851.Married Juletta Pulliam,18 March 1873 in Pike Co.ILL.Lived most of his life in Pike Co.ILL. Japheth Jeremiah Thomas born 12 June 1852 in Adams Co.ILL.Died 28 March 1931 in Jackson Co.Oklahoma.Married Elizabeth Nancy Perkins,28 July 1870 in Marshall Co.MS. Albert Thomas born abt.1856.