|Lexington Cemetery Record|
|Grave of Mary Elizabeth Probert and Infant Son, Thomas|
A couple of months earlier, Thomas also lost his mother. She was only 51 years old and was living in Louisville with one of her daughters at the time of her death from cancer.
|Kentucky Death Records, 1852-1953, Louisville, Jefferson Co., p. 3.|
As any parent of two young children knows, you need a support system. Where was Thomas' support?