Thomas Lorentzson was born near Bergen, Norway. He died in Brunswick in August, 1897.He was a bricklayer and worked on the Glenn County Courthouse.He was a sailor who jumped ship in Brunswick, Ga. where he married Carrie Anderson born near Stockholm, Sweden in Oct ober, 1853. She died in Savannah, Ga on January 15, 1941. Children were Mary Elizabeth Ann Christenson, Carrie Louise Smith, Alex Lorentzson, Andrew Lorentzson, and Lawrence Lorentzson. Thomas was my grandfather.