Thomas Hall Ferguson was the son of Anthony Ferguson (1805-1872) and Nancy C. Hall (1809-1872) of New Bern, Craven Co., NC. He was the twin brother of John Justice Ferguson, also born 30 May 1840 (see memorial #124416291). In Duval County, FL, he enlisted in the Confederate Army July 13, 1861, serving as a private in Company G, 2nd Regiment under Capt. J. J. Daniel. He married Clifford S. Geiger 26 September 1867, the daughter of John Geiger and Margaret King Geiger. At his death in 1886 his age was only 45 yrs. 7 mos. & 14 days. His 4 daughters were Cornelia T. Ferguson (1868-1888), Gulaelema A. Ferguson LoBean (1871-1931), Gertrude E. Ferguson Thompson (1877-1952) and Eugenia M. Ferguson Hubbard (1879-1952).