Reply to comment
The is a family reunion photo of the Smith family...We cannot identify some of the people in the photo. Anyone who knows the Smith Family of Huntingdon Borough or Newry please help us. John Smith born 1771 father of James Smith born 1803 father of Maxwell Smith born 1833 children of Maxwell Smith and Anna Mary Newton are: William Grant married Laura Bell Eckard, James Newton died in 1906 ferry accident in WA, Blanche Mabel married Harry Milton Johnson, Elise M. married James DeHaven, Clyde Nelson married Anna Zewe, Edgar Port, Martha married George DeLozier Helen Mary and Frank Lawerence died a month apart in April/May of 1908. John, James and Maxwell Smith were all Blacksmith in Newry/Blair Township. John first showing he bought property in Newry from Patrick Cassidy in 1813 then Huntingdon Co. Believe John Smith born in 1771 Maryland and James Smith born 1803 Maryland. Any information on this family or those in the photo would be so help. The photo was believed to be taken around the turn of the century 1900-1910 maybe a little earlier than that. James other children were Rebecca Smith who married John M. Stroup parents of Eliza Jane Stroup who married George Port of Huntingdon Borough, Sarah Jane Smith who married David R. Hamilton Williamsburg/Huston and William R. Smith who served in the Civil War. Family papers state Samuel Francis Smith writer of "America" is called an Uncle trying to connect the families...any help on this would be very much appreciated. Family history also has papers identify James Smith Deleclartion of Independence signer and William Smith provost of University also family members searching for more evidence than family letters.