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Joyce Adele Edwards

Weighing in at 9 lbs – 1 oz Joyce was born on Wednesday, March 20, 1929 at 3AM to Bessie O. and Louis R. Edwards. Joyce had two brothers to greet her into this world; Louis Renoud Jr. (age 5) … Continue reading

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Acheson O’Brien

Notes For: Acheson O’BrienRelation: My maternal great grandfather.Born: August 1851 in Ireland. (Source: 1900 Federal Census) In 1855 – there was an Acheson O’Brien living in Leitrim, Killeshandra, Ireland -(source Thom’s Irish Almanac and official Directory with Post Office Dublin … Continue reading

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Julia Anna Bloss

Relationship: Great GrandmotherBorn: Apr 1863 In Germany Died: 08 Sept 1927Father: George Bloss – born around 1824 in Bavaria, Germany Mother: CatherineJulia arrived in America, from Germany with her parents, George and Catherine when she was an infant. Many did … Continue reading

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Sarah Kirtland Barker

Some time around 2005 and 2007 I contacted the Grace Church in New York about my great, great aunt Sarah Barker and they were very helpful and provided a lot of information about her time at the church. Including; A … Continue reading

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Elenora Leanna Darnell Hendrix

This Hendrix family photograph show Pam’s Great, Great Grandmother Elenora Leanna Darnell Hendrix. Lee Roy Hendrix(father), Holly Gilbert Hendrix(grandfather), Joshua Thomas Hendrix(great grandfather) and John Hendrix, husband of Elenora(great, great grandfather). From the descriptions of the people from the back … Continue reading

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(Rev) Richard Edwards -1590

(Rev) Richard Edwards: b 1590 d. 1625 Married: Anne ….. Note: Examination of the Stephney register disclosed that Anne Edwards was the widow of Richard Edwards and that they had been residents of Ratcliffe in Stepney but but a few … Continue reading

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Edwards, Richard

From a newspaper article in a family scrapbook given to me by Gordon Edwards. There are a few places that were hard if not impossible to make out – will have to try to find the original source. History further … Continue reading

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Mountain Grove – Barker’s

In 2005 Pam and I visited Dick on our way up to Maine – he took us to Mountain Grove to see the Barker’s plot. Here are thumbnail image of the markers – click on the image to see the … Continue reading

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Mountain Grove

In the Spring of 2000 I along with mom and dad traveled to Connecticut to attend Dick Barker’s retirement gala – 50 years at Yale. While we were in Bridgeport we went by Mountain Grove Cemetery to see the Edward’s … Continue reading

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Connecticut Headstone Inscriptions Vol 05

Edwin Edwards was born on May 28, 1837, in Connecticut, the son of Louise and Isaac. He had one son with Augusta Sherman in 1857. He died on April 14, 1898, in his hometown at the age of 60, and … Continue reading

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