Sunday, April 15, 2018

This Week On My Family History Calendar

April 15-April 21

April 15~
  Martha Mathis Dorrity (1820-1905), my maternal 3rd great grandmother was born 113 years ago in Sumter District, S.C. She married William J. Dorrity (Abt. 1820-After 1880) in Sumter District, S.C. in about 1836.

Martha Dority
St. John's Methodist Cemetery
Spring Hill, Lee, South Carolina

  The 189th birthday of my paternal great great grandfather, Ransom Taylor Early (1829-1888). Ransom was born in N.C., possibly in the Iredell County area. 

Ransom Taylor Early
Bethesda Presbyterian Cemetery
Statesville, Iredell, North Carolina

April 19~
   Martha "Mattie" Victoria (Bradford) Baker, my paternal great great grandmother (1862-1947) died 71 years ago in Sumter, Sumter, South Carolina. Mattie was 84 when she died from a case of the flu which turned into pneumonia. She was buried in the Sumter City Cemetery. 

Martha Victoria (Bradford) Baker
Sumter Cemetery, Sumter, South Carolina
©Cheri Hudson Passey

Who are you remembering this week?
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