Thomas and his family were found living in Houston County, Georgia for the years 1910, 1920, and 1930.
Thomas, a medical doctor, graduated from Emory University and the medical school in Augusta. He was head of the Public Health Departments of Spalding and DeKalb Counties, Georgia.
Thomas and Roesel were both buried in Liberty United Methodist Church Cemetery; Bibb County, Georgia. Roesel's gravestone included a tribute from her husband:
Mar 24, 1910
Feb 4, 1985
A Model Mother of Three;
A Perfect Wife.
- Tombstone Inscriptions
- US Federal Census Records
- History of Peach County, Georgia