Nov 052012

The following notice appeared in the Sept. 22, 1846 issue of the Semi-Weekly Raleigh Register.  Mrs. Margaret BLACK was the wife of Capt. William BLACK and was 33 years old when she passed away.

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Nov 052012

In the May 7, 1847 issue of the Raleigh Register newspaper, the following notice appeared:

DIED – In Mecklenburg County, on the 12th ult., Margaret M. WALKER, aged 46 years; and on the 19th, Mr. James WALKER, husband of the above, aged 56 years.  Thus within one week has wife and husband – mother and father, been removed from time to eternity, leaving six orphan children to mourn their sad bereavement. 


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