Wednesday, August 11, 2010

Meet the family for August 11th


Frank Ince
died 85 years ago today in 1925 at age 39 in St. Louis Missouri.  Frank is the husband of Steve's 2nd great-grandaunt, Rebecca Elizebeth Sims.  Frank was Rebecca's second husband.  Rebecca's sister is Margret Izora Sims, Steve's 2nd great-grandmother who married Elmer Elsworth Everhart and begot Lola Ray Everhart.


Hubbard Ray Cotton
died 64 years ago today in 1946 at age 56.  Hub is the boys' great-granduncle, the brother of Marie Antoinette Cotton.  It is said (by Betty) that Hubbard was a playboy, who dated starlets and squandered his father's hard earned money.  He married late in his forties but died young.  His parents are Samuel Hazelitt Cotton and Lotti B. Ray.

Jane Dimon
is 288 years old today, born in 1722. She is the second wife of the boys' 8th great-grandfather, Gershom Bradley.  Gershom and his first wife Sarah Sherwood begot Sarah Bradley in 1744.  Sarah married David Barlow II in 1764 and they are the boys' 7th great-grandparents.  They begot Anna Barlow who married Talcott Gold


William Clee Stimpson
died 15 years ago today in 1995 at age 78.  William is the kids' 1st cousin 4 times removed.  Her mother is Fannie Maybell McMurrey, the kids' 3rd great-grandaunt whose sister is Ida Jane McMurray.  Ida Jane married William Mitchell Mayne in 1899 and begot Donie Mae Mayne in 1909.  Donie married Oscar Thomas Brown and they begot Ella Ween Brown in 1937. 

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