Minnie Blanche Bowen

1898 Minnie Blanche Bowen was born on 26 Feb 1898 in Kershaw, South Carolina, USA a child of Burwell Albert Bowen and Sarah Catherine Kinard Bowen. 1900 Minnie B Bowen was counted in the census on 16 Jun 1900 in Wateree, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as a 2-year-old, female, single, white, daughter. Also in the home was her father, Burwell A Bowen; her mother, Sallie … Continue reading Minnie Blanche Bowen

Henry Archiabald “Archie” Johnson

1903 MR. ARCHIE JOHNSON DEAD. North Carolina Passes Away While Visiting in Camden. Special to The State. Camden, Sept. 13. – Mr. Archie Johnson of Matthews, N. C., died tonight at 10 o’clock at the home of his sister, Mrs. C. C. Vaughan. He was a brother of Mrs. S. W. Johnson, traveling salesman for Quinn, Marshall & Co., of Lynchburg, Va., whom his friends … Continue reading Henry Archiabald “Archie” Johnson

Personal and Briefs

The recorder’s court will this morning witness the usual recietal of hard luck stories, but one of the most affecting will be the tale of the darkey who was arrested for stealing chickens because feathers were found in his yard. My, but it was hot yesterday. The thermometer’s highest reading was 94, and a great many people can be found who will testify that if … Continue reading Personal and Briefs

Mary H. Chestnut Reynolds DeSaussure

1837 Mary H. Chestnut Reynolds was born on 19 Mar 1837 in Camden, Kershaw, South Carolina, USA a child of George Reynolds and Mary Cox Chestnut Reynolds. 1850 M H C Reynolds was counted in the census on 11 Nov 1850 in Kershaw, South Carolina, USA, as a 13-year-old, female, white. Also in the home was; M C Reynolds, Emma C Reynolds, S E Reynolds, … Continue reading Mary H. Chestnut Reynolds DeSaussure