Sunday, January 7, 2024

This Week On My Family History Calendar: January Weddings


January 8~

Just two days after her 52 wedding anniversary, my paternal 3rd great grandmother, Margaret Cantey (Walker) Gibson (1830-1900) passed away. Margaret was 70 when she died 124 years ago in Clarendon County, South Carolina.


January 9~

My maternal great-great-grandparents, Manning David Dorrity, Sr. (1844-1918) and Mary Elizabeth (Stafford) Dorrity (1843-1930), were married 156 years ago.  They were married in Sumter County, South Carolina.  

Jan. 10-

 The 142nd anniversary of the marriage of my paternal great-great grandparents Arthur Wellington Baker (1857-1940) and Martha "Mattie" Victoria (Bradford) Baker (1952-1947). Arthur was 21, and Mattie was 16 when they married in Sumter County, SC. 

Who are you remembering this week?

Thanks so much for stopping by!
Helping you climb your family tree,

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