Newspapers.com lookup requested

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For someone who has a Newspapers.com subscription, I'd like to request that you clip and share a short article from this page:  https://www.newspapers.com/image/118864190/?terms=Albemarle.  It's a death announcement regarding Thomas Crosthwaite.  Thanks very much.
in Genealogy Help by Kerry Larson G2G6 Pilot (159k points)

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It says:

OBITUARY -- Died, on the morning of

the 26th November, Mr. THOMAS CROS-

THWAIT aged 38 years, brother of Shelton

Crosthwait, Esq. both formerly of Albemarle

county in the state of Virginia.  He died

near the town of Jefferson, on the plantation

of his brother in the county of Rutherford.

He left a widow and three children, a son

and two daughters.  To his widow he be-

queathed his property; his only son to the

guardianship of his brother.
by Kathie Forbes G2G6 Pilot (358k points)
selected by Kerry Larson
Bingo - that newspaper obituary gives you the proof that Shelton Crosthwait was indeed the brother of Thomas Crosthwait.
Hey!  You converted your question to a comment just as I was commenting and my comment disappeared.
Sorry!
And tells you when Thomas was born.

That's what I said in my comment that disappeared!  laugh

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by Marion Poole G2G Astronaut (1.2m points)

Yes, thanks Marion.  It was just clipped by kpforbes1 a couple of minutes ago.  That handle seems suspiciously close to some person named Kathy (Parkes) Forbes.  ;-)

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