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John King

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Newberry, Newberry, South Carolina, United States
Death: Died in Newberry, Newberry, South Carolina, United States
Place of Burial: West Side Cemetery, Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of John Jackson King and Martha Adline King
Husband of Julia A. L. King
Father of John Palmer King; George Herbert King; Charles Soule King; Lula Isabelle "Belle" King; Nancy E. "Nannie" Townsend (King) and 3 others
Brother of William Andrew "Billy" King
Half brother of Margaret E. J. Barton

Managed by: Dan Cornett
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About John King

John King died suddenly at his home on East Dunlap street about six o'clock on Sunday morning. Mr. King had been in failing health for several months from heart trouble, but his condition had not shown symptoms of a sudden collapse and his death came as a shock to the family. Mr. King was 72 years of age and is survived by his wife and a large family of grown sons and daughters, all of whom are occupying positions of responsibility in business or professions.

Mr. King was at one time coroner for Lancaster county and had held other positions of trust. The deceased was a member of the First Baptist church of Lancaster. The funeral services were held at the late residence on Dunlap street at 2 o'clock Monday afternoon, Rev. J.S. Corpening, officiating and the burial was in Westside cemetery. All of the members of the immediate family were present, except Prof. Chalmers King, of Arizona, the other sons and daughters being Palmer King, and Miss Belle King, Spartanburg; John Martin King, Rocky Mount, N.C.; G.H. King, Charlotte; Charlie King and Miss Mildred King, Lancaster; Mrs. E.B. Townsend, Bennettsville. The following gentlemen acted as paulbearers: J.M. Hood, Will Langley, J.E. Patterson, John C. Edwards, J.H. Thomasson, Will Blackmon.

(The Lancaster News - Tuesday, February 17, 1925)

Son of John Jackson King and Adline Mcmurray

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John King's Timeline

1853
May 5, 1853
Newberry, Newberry, South Carolina, United States
1878
September 15, 1878
Age 25
Lancaster, South Carolina, United States
1883
1883
Age 29
Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States
1885
October 29, 1885
Age 32
Newberry, Newberry, South Carolina, United States
1888
July 22, 1888
Age 35
1891
April 10, 1891
Age 37
Lancaster, South Carolina, United States
1893
October 26, 1893
Age 40
Lancaster, Lancaster, South Carolina, United States
1900
January 26, 1900
Age 46
South Carolina, United States
1903
March 7, 1903
Age 49
Lancaster County, South Carolina, United States
1925
February 15, 1925
Age 71
Newberry, Newberry, South Carolina, United States