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    Frances Colwell Collection

    Summary: Author donated a copy of the second volume of her research of additional information to previous book on Thompson Public Cemetery. The first volume was donated under the White Settlement Historical Society name. Of the 95 known graves, 60 were originally identified and profiles of each person buried and identified were offered in Volume 1. Volume II added six more.
    • Thompson Public Cemetery Profiles, Volume II,  by Frances Colwell.   February 2007. Spiral-bound book that adds additional information to previous book on Thompson Public Cemetery. Author inscribed a personal message on first page (Preface). Persons covered in this volume are
      • Robertson Fredrick Shrewder
      • Alexander Purnell Smith, Jr.
      • Dollie Shrewder Smith
      • Eva Mary Terry
      • Sarah Katherine (Kate) Allen Terry
      • William Otis Terry
    • History of the Judd Street Cemetery by Frances Colwell. Spiral-bound book, self-published in 2007 by author. It gives information from family records, correspondence, newspaper accounts and public records about the families who were connected with this small cemetery in White Settlement. Photographs included are by the author.