Walter and Mary (Reisinger) Brown 1942 - Connersville, Indiana
Photo of my gr-grandparents, Mary Irene Reisinger Brown and Walter Griffin Brown holding grandson, Albert E. Brown.
Mary was born 12-18-1881 in Shreves OH. She was the daughter of Samuel Henry Reisinger b. 10-21-184 York Co. PA d. 4-19-1936 Fayette Co. and Margaret Felix b. 2-26-1844 Cumberland Co. PA, married in Worster Wayne Co. OH. Margaret was the daughter of Jacob Felix and Mary Elizabeth Gross. Samuel Reisinger was the son of Wm. I Reisinger b 7-4-1823 and Mary Ann Hartman. Wm. I. was the son of Carl Reisinger who came to America in 1767 and settled with two borthers at Lexington MASS and served in the American Revolution and married a dau of General Boyer. Mary Irene Reisinger and Walter Griffin Brown had two sons, Louis Albert(submitter's grandfather) and Carl Herbert. Louis Albert married Kathryn Neff and had two children, Charles Brown and Sally Brown Cook and one step-son William Cooney from Kathryn's earlier marriage. Carl and wife Isabelle Moore had one son, Albert, who is being held by Mary in the photo. Photo taken at their farm on State Road 44 East of Connersville, which is now owned by Dennis Sherck.
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