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Mary Lunsford Thorn

Female 1867 - 1951  (84 years)


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  • Name Mary Lunsford Thorn 
    Born 7 Apr 1867  Chester County, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Died 18 Aug 1951  Texarkana, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I597105  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2015 

    Father William Turner Thorn,   b. 24 May 1840, Kershaw, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jan 1879, Blackstocks, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Mother Frances Petrena Porcher Douglass,   b. 9 Dec 1841, Blackstocks, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1924, Blackstocks, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 15 May 1866  Blackstocks, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F599000  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Henry Harrison Moores,   b. 22 May 1865, Texarkana, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Texarkana, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 19 Jun 1888  [1
    Children 
     1. William Henry Harrison Moores,   b. 10 Feb 1890, Texarkana, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Lunsford Thorn Moores,   b. 14 Oct 1892, Texarkana, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Francis Maryon Moores,   b. 24 Oct 1900, Texarkana, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Martha Moores,   b. 25 Feb 1906, Texarkana, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F596265  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Mrs. Moores Dead
      Mrs. W.H. Moores, one of the best known ladies of Bowie County, died Friday night at her home at Redwater. The cause of her death was heart disease. Mrs. Moores was the mother of Mr. William Moores, Treasurer-elect of Bowie county, and a lady held in the highest esteem by all who knew her.
      The remains were brought to this city yesterday and taken to the residence of Mr. Fontaine, 615 Wood street, from which place the funeral will occur this afternoon at 8 o'clock, the interment being at Rose Hill.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3405] Chester Standard.