April 19, 1883 (The Commonwealth, a newspaper of Scotland Neck, NC, 3d page)
[From the exchanges]
Charlotte Journal Observer: Mr. Thomas Fincannon, who lived on Mr. W.B. Withers’ River View plantation, in this county, died a few days ago from injuries received by a kick from a horse.
[Combining information from the 1880 census and a Find a Grave site, it appears that he was born in 1849 and died March 31, 1883, age 34. Inscription on gravestone: “Not my will but thine be done. On the 1880 census, he had a wife and five children. Familysearch.org ID# is MYHQ-L6H.]