Thomas Bauskett

Annals of Newberry, page 574

Thomas Bauskett was the son of John Bauskett, of Orange County, N. C., and married a daughter of John O. Daniel, of the same county and State. He came to Newberry County about the year 1780. He served one term in the Legislature. After his wife's death he remained a widower for forty years, thus affording a rare instance of faithful and devoted attachment. He died leaving two children, John Bauskett and Ann.
John Bauskett became an eminent lawyer, well known to the people of Newberry. and, indeed, to the people of the whole State. Ann became the wife of James Wadlington.
The remains of Major Thomas Bauskett lie buried at the Baptist Church, in Newberry Connty, known as Bauskett's Church.