Saturday, May 12, 2018

Happy Mothers' Day!

Happy Mothers’ Day

In Memory of my Mother,
who taught us the value of family,
& All my Grandmothers

From: ImageChef

My mother,
Alberta Joy (Gardner) Brown

My Grandmothers:
Ivy Regina (Mark) Brown
Helen F. (Coyle) Gardner

My Great Grandmothers:
Rose Ella (Brumfield) Brown
Nancy Regina V. (Gruissy) Mark
Fannie (Edelstein) Gardner
Mary Josephine (Mullane) Coyle

My 2x Great Grandmothers:
Emmaline (Smith) Brown
Martha Elizabeth (Alford) Brumfield
Elidia Rebecca (Ritter) Mark
Esther Barbara (Wolf) Gruissy
Devorah Dora (Horn) Gartner
Netty (Grofs) Edelstein
Margaret (Brady) Coyle
Brigid (English) Mullane

My [known] 3x Great Grandmothers:
Mary Polly (Spurlock) Brown
Euseba (Fortenberry) Smith
Charlotte Temple (Ott) Brumfield
Martha P. (Smith) Alford
Mary Isabella (Heffelfinger) Mark
Isabell (Fisher) Ritter
Mary (Grorisclauss) Gruissy
Elizabeth (Burkholder) Wolf
Mary (Cunningham) Coyle
Catherine (Gibney) Brady
Julia (Sullivan) Mullane
Ellen (Hogan) English

My [known] 4x Great Grandmothers:
Barbara (Straum) Gruissy
Esther Barbara (Shaffer) Wolf
Elizabeth (Mowrey) Heffelfinger
Anna Mariah Ritter
Catherine Fisher
Margaret (Kelly) Brumfield
Margaret (Jackson) Ott
Elizabeth (Bryant) Alford
Joanna (Dillon) Smith
Sarah (Robertson) Brown
Violette (Kennington) Fortenberry

My [known] 5x Great Grandmothers:

Mary (Durham) Kelly
Anne (Lawrence) Dillon
Jemimah (Hollis) Smith
Martha Kennington
Hannah (Hubanks) Faulkenberry
Mary Elizabeth Ott

My [known] 6x Great Grandmothers:
Margaret (Collough) Durham
Ann (Ashley) Lawrence

My [known] 7x Great Grandmothers:
Elizabeth (Nichols) Lawrence
Lucretia Ann (Hicks) Ashley

And all those Names yet to be Uncovered!


Marian B. Wood said...

A lovely tribute...and how I wish I could name as many great-greats as you can!

Charlie Purvis said...

Beautiful, Happy Mother’s Day to you.

Colleen G. Brown Pasquale said...

Marian, thanks for stopping by and, as always, for your kind comments. My mother's family, in Ireland, is harder to uncover. Fortunately my father's family has been here for many generations and they are easier to research.