Lodowick and Priscilla (Reeves) Thompson of Kershaw County, South Carolina are one of my most challenging families. Any little tidbit that turns up about them is cause for celebration. Here is a newspaper notice regarding Lodowick's estate that began running in the Camden Journal by 29 September 1841 and was still running on 20 April 1842:
And this interesting story of their son Starling Thompson that appeared in the Charleston Courier on 27 December 1844:
By the time Starling Thompson was in this altercation, both Lodowick and Priscilla were deceased.
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