Lipscombe, John W.


Mr. John W. Lipscombe, one of the oldest citizens of Tarboro, died very suddenly at the residence of his son, O. B. Lipscombe.  The night before he was complaining of pains around his heart.  In the morning he was found dead in his bed.  He leaves two sons, O. B. Lipscombe, of this city, and Banks Lipscombe, of Atlanta, Ga.   


Transcription from the newspaper, The News & Observer, Raleigh, North Carolina, 17 October 1903, found on the website, Chronicling America (, accessed 14 March 2021.   


Long, M. A.


DIED, in Edgecombe county, on Saturday, 15th inst., of bronchitis, MISS M. A. LONG, daughter, of James Long, aged 20 years.


Transcription from the newspaper, Tarboro Southerner, Tarboro, North Carolina, 20 February 1873, found on the website, Chronicling America (, accessed 16 May 2021.

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