“Aunt” Adeline JAMES, a well known and highly respected colored woman died at her home in this town on Wednesday last, of paralysis. She was about 65 years of age and had been sick only a few days. Source: Roanoke Beacon, 18 May 1900.
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Her many friends learn with sadness of the death of Mrs. Sarah THOMPSON, a well known and most estimable lady of this county. She died at the home of Mr. H.J. WILLIAMS, near Roper, and her remains were brought to this town on Sunday and laid to rest beside her
Sallie Ann CARKEET relict of W.M. KARKEET [sic], was born in Washington county, NC, Nov 3d, 1824, and died Aug. 10th, 1900, in Plymouth, NC, near the place of her birth. Sister CARKEET was the only daughter of Samuel DAVENPORT, who lived to reach the age of maturity. She was