June 7, 1883 (The Commonwealth, a newspaper of Scotland Neck, NC, 3d page)
On the 4th inst. suddenly, at the residence of her husband, in the forty-third year of her age, Mrs. Thomas H. Peters. A bereaved husband and six little children mourn her. May a merciful Providence enable them to bear their great loss. The sympathy of the entire community is with them in their great affliction.
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June 28, 1883 (The Commonwealth, a newspaper of Scotland Neck, NC, 3d page)
June 22, 1883, John Hyman, infant son of Mr. Thomas H. Peters. The Father has taken it to rest with its “angel mother.”
[The 1880 census for Caledonia, Halifax, North Carolina, shows that a Thomas H. Peters was married to Susan A. Peters, but that they had seven living children at that time. She and her parents were born in North Carolina. Her husband and his parents were born in Canada. Find A Grave also shows the couple with the correct death date for Mrs. Peters, there shown to have the maiden name of Hyman, born January 8, 1841.]