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On the right is my Great Great grandmother, Ardenia (Arthur) Wells, wife of Napoleon Bonaparte Wells. On the left is Emma C. Arthur, sister of Ardenia.
My great great grandmother Ardenia C. (Arthur) Wells.
Born 1856, died in Kanawha Co, WV June 08, 1894.
Ardenia was the daughter of John L. Arthur & Mary Ann Mahone.
My great grandfather Marquis Lafayette Shaffer.
Born September 11, 1863. Kanawha Co, WV.
Died Plymouth, March 23, 1915, Putnam Co, WV.
Son of Lafayette Shaver/Shaffer & Eliza Virginia Martin.
My grandmother, Virgie Mae (Trader) (Shaffer) Farmer.
Born March 10, 1893, Coalton, Ohio, died February 07, 1953, Charleston, WV. Virgie was the daughter of William Trader & Sarah Jane Blackford. Virgie's first husband was Lawrence Vinton Shaffer, my grandfather, who died during the great flu epidemic in 1918.
Picture was taken around mid 1940's.
Standing on porch L-R: Larry Shaffer, my mother, Mary Kathryn (Williams) Shaffer holding me, John W. "Lott" Farmer, Virgie (Trader) (Shaffer) Farmer.