Monday, October 25, 2010

Meet the family for October 25th

JOHNSON/WOODEN-FAMILY LINE

JOHNSON/WOODEN/BRIDGFORTH-DAY
Elizabeth Jane Johnson
died 98 years ago today.  Liz is the boys' 3rd great-grandaunt, sister of Amanda Johnson who married Andrew J. Wooden in 1858.

COTTON/WOODEN-FAMILY LINE

BRADLEY/BARLOW/GOLD/COTTON/WOODEN/BRIDGFORTH-DAY
Francis Bradley
is 357 years old today, born in 1653 in Fairfield, CT.  Francis is the boys' 9th great-grandfather.

BURR/GOLD/COTTON/WOODEN/BRIDGFORTH-DAY
Samuel Burr
died 185 years ago today in 1825.  Sam is the boys' 1st cousin 8 times removed.  His father is 7th great-granduncle, Ebenezer Burr, brother of Ellen Burr who married Abel Gold and are the parents of Talcott Gold.

GALT/BROWN/RAY/COTTON/WOODEN/BRIDGFORTH-DAY
Jeannetta Happer Galt
is 137 years old today, born in 1873.  The boys' 1st cousin 4 times removed, his mother is 3rd great-grandaunt, Mary Ann Brown, sister of Charlotte Brown, the boys' 3rd great-grandmother.

BELLOWS/COTTON/WOODEN/BRIDGFORTH-DAY
George Cotton Bellows
died 90 years ago today in 1839 at only 5 months old.  George is the boys' 1st cousin twice removed.  His mother is the boys' great-grandaunt, Helen Mar Cotton, the sister of Marie Antoinette Cotton, the boys' great-grandmother.

STEIBLE/
WOODEN-FAMILY LINE

SIMS/EVERHART/STEIBLE/WOODEN
James Sims and Elizabeth Nancy Cotton's
214 anniversary is today.  Married when he was 42 and she was 17.  They are Steve's 5th great-grandparents

BROWN/MYER-FAMILY LINE

McMURREY/MAYNE/BROWN/MYER/HULGAN-HAWKINS/HOSLER-JENNINGS-KNOWLES
Gilbert Clifford McMurrey
died 39 years ago today in 1971.  Gil is the kids' 1st cousin 4 times removed.  His father is Grover Cleveland McMurrey, the kids' 3rd great-granduncle, brother of Ida Jane McMurray, the kids' 3rd great-grandmother.

PARKER/McMURREY/MAYNE/BROWN/MYER/HULGAN-HAWKINS/HOSLER-JENNINGS-KNOWLES
Marvin Homer Parker
is 104 years old today, born in 1906.  Also the kids' 1st cousin 4 times removed.  Marvin's mother is Lou Della McMurrey, the kids' 3rd great-grandaunt, sister of Ida Jane and Grover Cleveland McMurrey.

MYER/BROWN-FAMILY LINE


MYER/HAWKINS-HULGAN/JENNINGS-HOSLER-KNOWLES
Joseph Dedrich Myer
died 1 years ago today in 2009 at age 88 in Rome Georgia.  Joe is the kids' great-granduncle, the brother of Roland Max Myer.  Joe was the first born to Dedrich Homer Myer and Cora Augusta Edge, the kids' 2nd great-grandparents.  Joe married Louise and they begot 2 children, Sherry Myer and Bradley Myer who are the kids' first cousins twice removed.


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