Philanders Thomas parents were William F. Thomas and Naomi McCray md Oct 1820. William was bn ca 1796 NY?CT died 24 Feb 1872 Hancock Co., IN, buriedin Knightstown , Henry Co., IN Naomi bn ca 1800 OH died 30 April 1872 buried Knighstown, Henry Co., IN. Children are Elias, Philander, Elizabeth Ann, Minor M. and James. Elizabeth married George Marion White GGG uncle. Minor md Louisa Lakin 20 April 1864 Henry Co., IN They had no children, Louisa is a GGG aunt. James married Sophronia McCray bn 11 May 1828 Knightstown, Hancock Co., IN. Do you know anything about Sarah Ellen Earl? I have an Edward Earl md to Naomi White in about the same time frame. Any information will be appreciated, thanks.