Kit Carson County, Colorado

David C. Thomas  , 7S 43W

David cash-claimed a quarter in 14, 7S 43W in 1908. In 1914 Yuma County, David Thomas of Wray was the secretary of the school board of District # 12
January 6, 1916 Wray "Mrs. David Thomas died at her home ten or twelve miles southwest of Wray last Tuesday after an illness of only a few days with the la grippe. The departed had been in ill health for more than a year with a chronic trouble and was unable to withstand the severe attack of the other malady. Mrs. Thomas is the second daughter of Mr. and Mrs. A. S. Smith and has lived in this neighborhood since early childhood, and was held in high esteem by all those who knew her, and she will be greatly missed from the family circle and the many friends join with the bereaved relatives in mourning her departure. Clara Levesta Smith was born July 31, 1874, in York county, Nebraska, and came to Wray in 1885 with her parents. She was married to David Thomas in 1893, and to them was born one child, Bertha May, who survives the mother and is now fifteen years of age. The departed leaves to mourn her loss, the husband, daughter, father and mother, and two sisters and four brothers, all living in this locality.
The Rattler joins with the many friends of this bereaved family in extending to them sincerest sympathy."
We have no indication that the Yuma County one is the Kit Carson County one ! If anyone has infomration on the Kit Carson one, please let us know...

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