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Frances Petrena Porcher Douglass

Female 1841 - 1924  (82 years)


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  • Name Frances Petrena Porcher Douglass 
    Born 9 Dec 1841  Blackstocks, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 27 Oct 1924  Blackstocks, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I603962  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2015 

    Father John Douglass,   b. 14 Aug 1795, Sumter County, South Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1870, Blackstocks, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Mary Letherd Lunsford,   b. 14 Aug 1798, Richland County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 May 1873, Blackstocks, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 18 May 1817 
    Family ID F596221  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 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) 
    Married 15 May 1866  Blackstocks, SC Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Mary Lunsford Thorn,   b. 7 Apr 1867, Chester County, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1951, Texarkana, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     2. Martha McCrorey Thorn,   b. 13 Jan 1869, Blackstock, SC Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1895, Van Wyck, SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 26 years)
     3. Adalize Elizabeth Thorn,   b. 23 Aug 1870,   d. 14 Jun 1911, Blackstock, SC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
     4. Susan Rebecca Thorn,   b. 22 Sep 1872,   d. 26 Dec 1957  (Age 85 years)
     5. Frances Douglass Thorn,   b. 15 Mar 1874, Blackstock, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1969, Congaree, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 95 years)
     6. Rosa Leatherd Thorn,   b. 15 Oct 1877,   d. 16 Oct 1881  (Age 4 years)
    Last Modified 1 Jul 2015 
    Family ID F599000  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Word was received in Columbia yesterday of the death of Mrs. Frances Douglass Thorn, who died at a ripe age at Mons Esculapius, her country home, near Blackstock.
      Mrs. Thorn was a member of the Presbyterian church. She had many friends who will learn with regret of her death.
      She is survived by three daughters; Mrs. James A. Hayne of Congaree, wife of the secretary of the state board of health, Miss Susan Thorn of Blackstock, and Mrs. Mary Lunsford Moores of Texarkana, Texas.

  • Sources 
    1. [S3482] Headstone Catholic Presbyterian, Blackstock.

    2. [S3493] Headstone, Catholic Presbyterian Church, Chester County, South Carolina.