Friday, June 26, 2009

Meet the family for June 26th


Gustavus Jaeger and Helen Altana Powers's
140th anniversary is today, married in Sandusky, Ohio in 1869.  Gustavus was 31 and Helen 20.  They had 6 children.  Helen is the boys' 2nd cousin 4 times removed.  Her mother is Lydia Ann Banks, the boys' 1st cousin 5 times removed who's father is David Bradley Banks, the boys' 4th great-granduncle.  David is the 1/2 brother of Samuel Cheney Cotton via their mother Sally Gold.

Mansel A. Stanford
is 109 years old today. Mansel is the boys' 2nd cousin 3 times removed.  His father is Asia Minor Stanford who married Martha Telitha Hazelwood and begot 11 Stanford children.  Asia's father is Jacob K. Stanford, the boys' 3rd great-granduncle who's brother is David Stanford.