My Brians are - Thomas Franklin Brians who was born 8/7/1829 in NC. It was probably in Mecklenberg Co but it later became Cabarrus Co NC. His father was William Brians and his mother Hannah Milster. Thomas married Harriet Davis. They had one child Mary in Cabarrus in 1852. Then they are suddenly in MS in Panola and Tallahatchie Co. Thomas died in 1871 and is buried in Bethel Cemetery in Teasdale , MS. Thomas' siblings were Washington, David, Ruth, Rachel, William Joacim, Alfred, Ipson Leander, and John Hampton.
Thomas' children were Mary, Thomas, Elam F, Eliza, and Abbey