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Tobias Wilhoit (b. 05 Oct 1750, d. 07 Jan 1839)Tobias Wilhoit (son of Matthias Wilhoit and Hannah) was born 05 Oct 1750 in Orange, Virginia, USA, and died 07 Jan 1839 in Pleasant Hill, KY.He married Mary (Polly) Shirley.
Notes for Tobias Wilhoit:
Tobias was a Revolutionary War soldier ( as noted on monument in Harrodsburg, KY).Mary was the daughter of James Shirley who served in Virginia militia in Revolution.and Judith Garriott, daughter of Moses Garriott ( French Hugenot.Much of the family (Judith was already married)moved to the Shaker community at Pleasant Hill, KY around 1895, converting after being impressed by the piety of two Shaker brothers who came to buy salt.Abram, Betsy, Desire, Lewis, Rhonda Ann, nathaniel, Patsy, Polly Jr., Polly Sr., and Tobias (Wilhite) are all buried in the Shaker graveyard.
Children of Tobias Wilhoit and Mary (Polly) Shirley are:
- Betsy Wilhoit,d., Pleasant Hill, KY.
- Catherine Wilhoit.
- Katie Wilhoit.
- Lewis Wilhoit.
- Mason Wilhoit.
- Nancy Wilhoit.
- Patsey Wilhoit.
- Polly Wilhoit.
- Pressley Wilhoit.
- Nathaniel Wilhoit, b. 28 Aug 1773, d. 17 Oct 1871, Pleasant Hill, KY.
- +Abram Wilhoit, b. 07 Jan 1774, d. 10 Jan 1851, Pleasant Hill, KY.
- Judy Wilhoit, b. 04 Dec 1776.
- +Rhoda Ann Wilhoit, b. 1783, d. 1849, Pleasant Hill, KY.