Lucy Beall Berry(1800-c.1874) dau of Wm.Warman Berry & Lucy Beall Magruder. She married Walter Brooke Cox (1788-1821). Her 2nd marriage to Zach Walker (1796-1857) (This mystery photo solved by my mother & myself) A 4th Great Grand Aunt to me.
3-Betty Decker-She was a neighbor to my Grandmother-Charlotte May McCormick/Pitts in Brandywine, Maryland. Picture taken-Gwynn Park High School 1946-1947
4-Betty Decker far left and her brother Keith Decker far right-neighbors of my Grandmother Charlotte May McCormick/Pitts in Brandywine, Maryland
5-Alfred Shaw born about 1860 in Washington DC and died in 1927. He was married to Sarah Gertrude Marshall and they had children-Edna Shaw born 1898 Washington DC-Alfred Manning Shaw born 1900-Washington DC-Sarah is a distant cousin to my family
6-My Grandmother Charlotte May McCormick/Pitts 2nd from right with girlfriends, two of whom are Carrie Kent and Virginia Lindsley-I don't know which is which or who the third girl is. Probably taken in Washington DC where they all lived-c. 1902
7-My grandmother-Charlotte May Pitts (Lottie) is standing 2nd from the right with her daughter, Sarah Esther Pitts next to her (2nd from left standing) and Sarah Gertrude (Gertie) Marshall/Shaw on far right. Far left standing is unknown as are the two girls sitting on either side of Edna M Shaw (189...
8-Clara & Robert Pitts Beckley-Their picture was in an album owned by my grandmother-Charlotte May McCormick/Pitts but I have not been able to tie them into our family.
10-Edna M Shaw-Daughter of Alfred Granville Shaw & Sarah Gertrude Marshall. She was born 12 Jan 1898 in Washington DC and died 31 Jul 1979 in Alexandria, Virginia. She married Harry L Harris and had a daughter Shirley (Dolley) in 1926
11-Frank Ivan Greenwalt-b.1905-d. May 1946 son of Ella (Pitts) Greenwalt (28 Jan 1867- & Benjamin Franklin Greenwalt (Mar 1867-1912)
12-James Lee Orr- b.25 Jun 1893 Titusville, Crawford, PA-d. Alexandria, VA-son of Esther Pitts/Orr & James Orr Sr. Crawford, PA. He had a sister Sarah Pauline Orr/Warne and a brother Robert Lee Orr
Alfred Manning Shaw-born 1 Jul 1899 in Washington DC-son of Alfred Granville Shaw & Sarah Gertrude Marshall
Margaret Brightwell/Cunningham-born 1899 in Maryland-daughter of John William Greenleif Brightwell and Sophronia Matilda (Tillie) McCormick-She died in 1958 and was the wife of Howard S Cunningham.
Mary Young Brooks/Duvall born in 1892 Maryland-she was the daughter of William Pinckney Brooks and Mary Sophronia (Mollie) McCormick. She died in 1982 in Maryland and was the wife of E. Walker Duvall
Mrs. Earnshaw's 5-6th Grade Class-Brandywine Elementary School in Brandywine, Prince George's County, Maryland-Nov 1946-Top row left-Wayne Meyers, Billy rye 6th from left. 2nd row from top is Alice Duncan, Nellie Sherman, Jean Waugh. The last girl is Phyllis Holt. 3rd row from top is Catherine ?, Do...
John Kenneth Stockham center with friends-what are their names? Taken in Ocean City, Maryland. He owned an insurance company.
Nelson family-Oke and wife Hanna Ithalia Bergstrom. She is sitting on the left. Oke is probably the man on the far left-the had son's Sven & Stephen/Steven and lived on a farm in Terryville, Connecticut-probably taken in the 1920's
Ellis Asplund on the right, Children on the left are Clara's-daug of Aunt Rosa-what are their names? Maybe Rosin or Hodkin family.
Leo Spencer-This picture was in with my Swilling family pictures-He was probably a friend of Felton Dubose Swilling or his brother Rembert (Bert). They were born in Royston, Hart Co., Georgia, Felton in 1911 and Bert in 1914-The family moved to Atlanta, Georgia by 1921.
Written on the picture-Grandmother Pitts, Mrs. Ferhman, Mrs Barnitz mother of David Barnitz Grandmother Pitts is Charlotte (McCormick) Pitts in the middle. Mrs. Barnitz was a neighbor at University Place in Washington DC
Mamie Appoline Tetedeaux (1860-1910)-married Frederick A Schmidt-She was b. PA and d.Cincinnati, Hamilton Co., Ohio-Her children were-Austin G-Walter S-Dorothy-Elizabeth R-She is holding one of them in this picture.
Clarence William McCormick (1896-1966)on left. c.1926-The man on the right is William McCormick Brooks who went by Mac and was the cousin of Clarence. This may have been at Plum Point on the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland in the 1920's. According to Clarence Pitts' son, his parents used to spend hollid...
Mae Kirby (Guilford) Sorenson b.1867 Cincinnati, Ohio d.9 Jun 1940 Brandywine, Maryland-She was married to Antone Christian Sorenson
Mary Young (Brooks) Duvall b. 1892 probably near Suitland, Maryland-d.1982-married E Walker Duvall-She was the daughter of Mary Sophronia (Mollie) McCormick & William Pinckney Brooks
Sarah Pauline (Orr) Warne b.27 Sep 1896-Titusville, Crawford, PA-d.1 Nov 1963-Hiller, PA-She married Boyd Porter Warne. She was the daughter of James Orr & Sarah Esther (Pitts) Orr
Shirley (Dolly) Harris 2nd from right-The girls are at Wellesley College in Wellesley, Massachusetts-Shirley (Dolly) Harris b. abt 1923, so pic was probably taken about 1941. Shirley Harris married Willian H. Dorsey whom she met when she was attending Wellesley College. He was attending Harvard at ...
These pictures are my own family. Some are either unidentified or the family connection has not been discovered. Most are known to me but I have included them because they should have interest to other, as yet undiscovered relatives.