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 Mary <I>Brownlee</I> Thomson

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Mary Brownlee Thomson

  • Birth 7 Nov 1896 Texas, USA
  • Death 25 Apr 1918 Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA
  • Plot Section 4E
  • Memorial ID 58014971

Mary died of a gunshot wound.

Note: Mary's surname is misspelled on her headstone.

Biographical information from William Thomson:

"[Mary's husband] Carl actually killed her by gunshot when she arrived at a streetcar stop on Vickery Blvd and Ash Crescent St., then committed suicide. The story was that she had been having an affair with another man and Carl was taking revenge."

From the Fort Worth Star-Telegram, Saturday, April 27, 1918, p. 7:

Funeral services for Mrs. M. B. Thomson, who was killed by her husband Thursday night, will be held this afternoon at 4 o'clock from the Spelman chapel. Interment will be in Greenwood cemetery.

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  • Created by: JCF
  • Added: 1 Sep 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 58014971
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Brownlee Thomson (7 Nov 1896–25 Apr 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 58014971, citing Greenwood Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Fort Worth, Tarrant County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by JCF (contributor 47174419) .