Arba Morrow

AncientFaces Member since Aug 03, 2015

Researching: Morrow, Sapp, Unangst, Buzzard, Altemus

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I find this interesting as the card is drawn but real photo faces were used.
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A group of 'soggy' Sapps in 1915 Pennsylvania, keeping cool on a summers day in the Delaware River near Easton Pa. The rather large lady in the center is My Great Grandmother Mary A.(Frake) Sapp and the lady on the extreme left is my maternal Grandmother Teresa Sabina (Buzzard) Sapp.
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Teresa Sabina Buzzard Family 1895 Pennyslvania: Taken at the Buzzard family's annual gathering. One of the toddlers in the swing is my maternal Grandmother Teresa Sabina Buzzard 1893-1983
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The older gentleman standing at the far end of the table is my G.G. grandfather Captain Issac Buzzard 1835-1896. It was a very large family all living in and around Bangor Pa. This was an annual event for them.
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Thomas Rowan Morrow, my Grandfather's second cousin. He was born in County Down, Ireland in 1881. His brother, Waddell, had emigrated three years earlier to work on a ranch hand near Gleichen, Alberta, Canada and he was going to join him there. My Grandfather, Arba C. Morrow was to meet him at the pier and put him up for a few days till he arranged his travel to Alberta. He boarded the Titanic at Queenstown as a third class passenger (ticket number 372622, £7 15s). He died in the sinking. His body, if recovered, was never identified.
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My G.Great Grandmother Magdalene Chamberlain 1838-1887 Married Captain Isaac Buzzard November 20 1858.
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My G.Great Grandfather, Captain Issac Buzzard 1835-1896 Civil War veteran with the 53rd Pennsylvania volunteers . Married Magdalene Chamberlain Nov. 20 1858 This was most likely a wedding portrait.
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My Great Great Grandparents..Captain Isaac Buzzard 1836-1896(seated center rear with the white mustache)Civil War veteran, His Wife, Magdalene (Chamberlain) Buzzard 1838-1887. to his right with her hand on his shoulder. Amos Buzzard 1843-1900 (extreme left standing) Isaac's brother. To Amos's left, Elmer Peter Buzzard 1864-1938 (my Great Grandfather). Isaac Newton Buzzard 1862-1900 (extreme right standing. Killed in a train accident.
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Lillian DeTurk Robards, Studio portrait, large cabinet card. Sister of Clarice DeTurk.
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Studio portrait, Large cabinet card.
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Arba Morrow YW Carla Adams, it just a pity Mama got 'swept under the rug' so to speak.
Jul 14 · posted to the photo Photo of unknown baby, Fort Recovery, Ohio
Arba Morrow Hi Ellen, I believe you're right, the boy and girl are fraternal twins and the six of them are siblings I've been comparing the two tintypes and the boy on the bench with the girl is in the second photo seated left, he's wearing a different suit but you can see the watch chain that he's wearing in the first photo. The quality of the clothing and the accessories show that this was a fairly well to do family. my guess is that these were taken about 1885 The frizzed bangs on the young ladies was a style made popular by Lillie Langtree about that time. Since you know the state and the last name you could possibly identify these people by searching the 1880 census.
Apr 16, 2012 · posted to the photo WEYMOUTH family of Maine?
Arba Morrow The make up hair and the cut of the dress says mid 40's Kathy.
Feb 08, 2012 · posted to the photo Beautiful Celebrity Photo
Arba Morrow As you have the exact address you should try a new site called 'what was there' they work with google maps, the site superimposes the old photo over the stree view of the modern site with a fade bar so you can fade back and forth from the old to the new.
Aug 11, 2011 · posted to the photo Whitaker or Bruce Family Home
Arba Morrow Do you happen to know where on the Delaware this was taken?
Jul 31, 2011 · posted to the photo Crossing The Delaware
Arba Morrow The 3 boys were all their children..Maude remarried in 1920..which is my next posting.
Jul 25, 2011 · posted to the photo American Red Cross burial packet