THOMAS ALBERT TIMMS
My research starts with my grandfather,Thomas Albert Timms.He was born on July 16,1898 in Westminister,S.C.He married Gertrude Ann Slaton on October 8,1916.Thomas was a retired minister and farmer of the Earle's Grove community.He was a life long resident of Oconee County,a son of the late Thomas T Timms and Mary Ellen Edgar.He was a former pastor of the Rock Hill Baptist Church,but was a member of the Earle's Grove Baptist Church where he was a member of the men's bible class.He also was a member of the Fairplay Masonic Lodge.After several years of declining health,Thomas Albert died at the age of 71,at 11:45 am,Friday in Oconee County Hospital.
THE CHILDREN OF THOMAS AlBERT AND THEIR FAMILIES
He had eighteen children.Eight sons and ten daughters.
- Thomas Albert in 1954 (48 KB)
Don't know the history of this picture,but all i know is that it was taken in 1954.This is my grandfather.
- Nancy's daughter Michelle (72 KB)
This is a picture of Nancy's daughter Michelle.These are Michelle's sons:Cory Simpson,Jacob,and Nicholas Woodall.
- Thomas Albert and Gertrude Ann Slaton (24 KB)
This is a picture of Thomas Albert and Gertrude Ann Slaton.
- Juanita,Roy,Lisa,and great nephew Cory. (12 KB)
This is a picture of Juanita,her husband Roy with their daughter Lisa.With them is one of Michelle's sons,Cory.
- Gertrude Ann Slaton (27 KB)
This is my grandmother.
- Adell,Janette,and Melvin Timms (60 KB)
These are three of Thomas Albert's children.
- Nancy and Gary (45 KB)
This is Nancy and Gary on there wedding day.
- Adger Timms &family (55 KB)
Adger Timms,another son of Thomas Albert and his family.
- Archie Timms and his wife Ruth. (36 KB)
Archie Timms and his wife Ruth.
- Herman Timms (24 KB)
He only had two daughters,Kay,Renee and Teresa.Also one of the sons of Thomas Abert.
- Archie Timms&family (54 KB)
This is Archie Timms and family.
- Lois Timms,Wade,and their son Ronald (20 KB)
This is Lois Timms with her husband Wade,and son Ronald.
- The Timms sisters (49 KB)
Here are all the daughters of Thomas Abert.
- Clara Timms&family (17 KB)
This is Clara Timms and her family.
- Adger and James Otha Timms (30 KB)
This is James Otha and his brother Adger.
- Adell Timms (65 KB)
This is another daughter of Thomas Albert.
- Herman Timms (61 KB)
Herman Timms,another son of Thomas Albert.
- Gary(Adger's son) (26 KB)
This is a picture of Adger's son Gary.
- Archie Timms (48 KB)
Another one of Thomas Albert's sons.
- Charles Cates (21 KB)
This is Adell's son Charles and his wife Lee.
- Timms homeplace (55 KB)
This is the home of Thomas Abert and Gertrude.They moved in Feb 1918.All the Timms grew up here.The place was originally called the Old Stephen Merrit place.
- Jeanette Timms&JT Brown (27 KB)
Jeanette Timms and her husband JT Brown.
- Charles ,Lee and their son Chris (14 KB)
This is Charles,Lee and Chris in early years.
- Nathan Timms (25 KB)
This is Nathan Timms,another son of Thomas Albert.
- Chris Cates (8 KB)
This is Charles' son Chris in later years.
- Thomas Albert's Social Security registration form. (49 KB)
This Thomas Albert's Social Security card registration form fromApril 30,1945.
- James Otha and family. (3 KB)
This is James Otha with his wife Martha and there two children Ray and Donna.
- Jimmy Edgar (23 KB)
He was the younger brother of Mary Ellen Edgar.Born on May 5,1837 and died on October 5,1871.
- Timms grandkids (55 KB)
These are the grandkids of Thomas Albert and Gertrude.
- Chris Cates and Lisa. (9 KB)
Chris Cates and Juanita's daughter Lisa.
- Jenora Timms and her husband Tom. (49 KB)
This my aunt(another daughter of Thomas Albert)and her husband Tom.
- Lisa and Michelle (10 KB)
This is Juanita's daughter Lisa and Nancy's daughter Michelle in younger and later years.
- The Walhalla courthouse. (68 KB)
The first picture is the old courthouse built in 1900.The other one was built in 1959.
- Timms brothers (34 KB)
This is a picture of Nathan,Melvin,Adger,Fant,and my father James Otha.
- Adell,Juanita,Charles,and Nancy (85 KB)
This Adell Timms with her three children:Juanita,Charles,and Nancy.
- Gravstone of Euala Timms. (39 KB)
This is the gravesite of another of Thomas Albert.
- Mary Ellen Edgar(Owens) (25 KB)
This is the mother of Thomas Albert,who later married Henry Owens.
- The Timms children with spouse in earlier years (19 KB)
The Timms chidren with spouses in ealier years.
- Gravestone of Gertrude Slaton. (45 KB)
This is the gravesite of Gertrude Slaton.Wife of Thomas Albert.
- Thomas T Timms (50 KB)
This is the father of Thomas Albert.
- Adell T Cates with family and James otha. (7 KB)
Adell T Cates with family and James Otha.
- Billy and Becky Nimmons (55 KB)
These are the children of Clara Timms.
- 13 of the Timms children (22 KB)
13 of the Timms chidren.
- Adell and Clyde R Cates(31st wedding anniversary) (26 KB)
Adell was one of the daughters of Thomas Albert.She had two daughters:Juanita,and Nancy.Also one son,Charles.
- Jenora Timms and husband Tom Brown,with children. (22 KB)
This is Jenora Timms and husband Tom Brown,with their children:Danny,Karen,and Wanda.
- Nancy & family (48 KB)
Nancy is Adell's daughter.This is her husband Gary and his son Andrew,and daughter Daphne.
- Thomas Albert and Gertrude and some of their kids. (35 KB)
This is Thomas Albert and Gertrude with some of their children:Adell(with Charles,Juanita,and Nancy.)And Martha.
- Gertrude Timms with Charles and Nancy Cates (48 KB)
This picture was taken at Walhalla,S.C.When Thomas Albert was a jailer Oconee County jail.This is his wife Gertrude and Adell's children Charles and Nancy Cates.
- Mary Ellen(grandma Owens)(quilt) (873 KB)
This is a picture of grandma Owens with some other ladies who helped make a quilt that brought a community together.