Thomas purchased a bible on February 3, 1795. Pages have been uploaded to Ancestry:
Possible father: There was a Thomas Cotham listed as Nr 70
on the Size Roll of Captain Tho:s Waggener's Company, at Fort Holland, on ye South Branch' Aug 1757: he was 23, 5'10", a Virginia Planter; enlisted at Frederick, Virginia. Image; Image. His birth would be about 1734, old enough to be this Thomas Cotham's father.
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This profile for Thomas Cotham was one of 970 profilesJerry Cox imported through jcoxff.ged on Oct 15, 2013.
Note NI362 was included in the above mentioned import. His profile was added to the category for Cox-5399 Stories by Jerry Cox The information in that Note is below and has been minimally edited for readability. See changes tab for complete Note. Military:
"Thomas Cotham served in the Revolutionary War in South Carolina." One of Jerry's notes, Note NI362, citing Moss: 'He served 90 days as a horseman in the Spartan Regiment of Militia under Captain Vardy McBee and Col. John Thomas'."  Residence: Moss writing about Thomas Cotham: "He was living in the Cheraws District, South Carolina in 1778 and in Franklin County, Georgia from 1802 to 1808. This residence data was originally only located on his daughter's memorial, however, support in tax records has since been located.NI355, now located on its own source page named, Ancestors of Cotham Grandfather records details of families of a son and grandson of Thomas:
Franklin County, Georgia, USA.
Lancaster District, South Carolina, USA.
Thomas Cotham Bible 2.
Thomas Cotham Bible 1b.
Thomas Cotham Bible 4.
Thomas Cotham Bible notes.
Thomas Cotham Bible notes.
Daughters of the American Revolution.
Thomas Cotham Bible notes 2.
Roster of South Carolina Patriots in the American Revolution.
↑ Info forwarded by family member was furnished by Tina Cavitt per Hickman County History Society genealogical booklet and also found as extraneous info on Elizabeth Cotham Forrester's Find A Grave Memorial #98132929 which is also used as source below.
↑ 2.02.1Talmadge: Volume 1 Page 217
Image listing of deeds included either land or slaves.
↑ 6.06.16.2Find A Grave, database and images: accessed 16 August 2019; memorial page for Elizabeth “Lizzie” Cotham Forrester (1776–1860), the daughter of Thomas Cotham, Find A Grave: Memorial #98132929, citing Forrester Cemetery No 2, Hickman County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Marion Laster (contributor 47324511).
↑ .GA 1792-1819 Tax Lists: Jackson, Ron V., Accelerated Indexing Systems, comp.. Georgia Census, 1790-1890. Compiled and digitized by Mr. Jackson and AIS from microfilmed schedules of the U.S. Federal Decennial Census, territorial/state censuses, and/or census substitutes. retrieved from Ancestry 18 Aug 2019:
1802: Ancestry Record 3542 #3490655 indexed as: Thomas Cotham of Franklin County, Georgia on Tax List 1802, page 019 in database, GA 1792-1819 Tax Lists Index.
1802: Ancestry Record 3542 #3490658 indexed as: Thomas Cotham of Franklin County, Georgia on Tax List 1802, page 022 in database, GA 1792-1819 Tax Lists Index.
1808: Ancestry Record 3542 #3490659 indexed as: Thomas Cotham of Franklin County, Georgia on Tax List 1808, page 041 in database, GA 1792-1819 Tax Lists Index.
Talmadge, Mrs. Julius Y., state regent; Historical Collections of the Georgia Chapters Daughters of the American Revolution Dedicated to the Memory of Mrs. William Lawson Peel; Mrs. W. F. Dykes, state chairman of the Lucy Cook Peel memorial committee; 1926 Atlanta, Georgia; Chas. P. Byrd, state printer.
Cotham-41 was created by Jerry Cox through the import of jcoxff.ged on Oct 15, 2013 NOTE: Imported GEDCOM includes Jerry's notes containing parts of his years of family history research.
Source: S791609107 Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.Ancestry Family Tree Ancestry Family Tree 165948405
Source: S791614540 1800 United States Federal Census Ancestry.com Publication: Ancestry.com Operations Inc Record Collection 7590
Source: S791669548 Georgia, Compiled Census and Census Substitutes Index, 1790-1890 Ancestry.com Publication: Ancestry.com Operations Inc Record Collection 3542
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Thomas by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Thomas: