Or, Subtitled: A Wife Dying Too Soon, Leaving a Bereaved Husband and Two Little Boys
Mary Jane Lindsey was the seventh child (and second daughter) of Dennis Lindsey and Jane Brooks. Her older sister Sarah Brooks Lindsey had been named for Jane’s mother Sarah Whitlock Brooks. Mary Jane was named for her father’s mother Mary Jane Dinsmore Lindsey.
Or, Subtitled: A Branch of the Lindsey Family of Lawrence County, Alabama, Transplanted to Texas
By his first wife Margaret Jane Torrence (abt. 1822 – abt. 1865), Thomas M. Lindsey had the following children: