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Wolfcale family-porch

Wolfcale family-porch

Taken at the home of Mary Ann Sowle Wolfcale Wells Co., IN
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John Byron Ady born 10 May 1844 Delta, Fulton, OH died 18 Jan 1928 Ossian, Wells, IN buried 22 Jan 1928 Prospect Cemetery Wells Co., IN-son of Jonathan Ady(1820-1862) & Hannah Willis Nearing(1825-1896)
William Henry Shady born 8 Nov 1859 Wells Co., IN died 12 May 1937 Ft. Wayne, Allen, IN buried Prospect Cemetery Wells Co., IN-son of Samuel Albert Shady(1829-1904) & Rebecca Jane Mills(1837-1877)
Clark Eucurtis Wolfcale born 7 Jun 1875 Wells Co., IN died 2 Sep 1940 Marion, Grant, IN buried 4 Sep 1940 Prospect Cemetery Wells Co., IN-son of James Wolfcale(1832-1886) & Mary Ann Sowle
Jacob Wesley Osborn born 25 Jan 1857 Wells Co., IN died 23 Jun 1923 Ossian, Wells, IN buried Prospect Cemetery Wells Co., IN-son of Levi Osborn(1827-1913) & Catherine Jane Ashburn(1825-1914)
Paulina Locasta Sowle Osborn born 22 Nov 1857 Uniondale, Wells, IN died 22 Feb 1925 Wells Co., IN buried Prospect Cemetery Wells Co., IN-daughter of Isaac Sowle(1810-1887) & Victory Cotton(1818-1895)
Mary Ann Sowle Wolfcale born 18 Feb 1840 Trumbull Co., OH died 6 Feb 1919 Wells Co., IN buried 7 Feb 1919 Prospect Cemetery Wells Co., IN-daughter of Isaac Sowle & Victory Cotton
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Loretta Elizabeth Sowle Ady born 19 Nov 1848 Trumbull Co., OH died 23 Sep 1927 Ossian, Wells, IN buried 26 Sep 1927 Prospect Cemetery Wells Co., IN-daughter of Isaac Sowle & Victory Cotton
Victory Eliza Wolfcale Shady born 24 Apr 1861 Wells Co., IN died 20 Dec 1940 Ft. Wayne, Allen, IN buried Prospect Cemetery Wells Co., IN-daughter of James Wolfcale & Mary Ann Sowle
Dove Avilla Osborn born 31 Jul 1881 Wells Co., IN died 15 Oct 1985 Berne, Adams, IN buried Oaklawn Cemetery Ossian, Wells, IN-daughter of Jacob Wesley Osborn & Paulina Locasta Sowle
Della May Wolfcale born 23 Jan 1881 Wells Co., IN died 15 Mar 1966 Ft. Wayne, Allen, IN buried 17 Mar 1966 Prospect Cemetery Wells Co., IN-daughter of James Wolfcale & Mary Ann Sowle
Flossy Ivonne Shady born 7 May 1882 Wells Co., IN died 15 Oct 1970 Ft. Wayne, Allen, IN buried Greenlawn Memorial Park Ft. Wayne, Allen, IN-daughter of William Henry Shady & Victory Eliza Wolfcale
Eliza Almira Sowle Scattergood born 28 Jan 1852 Wells Co., IN died 10 Jun 1924 Ossian, Wells, IN buried 12 Jun 1924 Prospect Cemetery Wells Co., IN-daughter of Isaac Sowle & Victory Cotton-wife of Charles Wesley Scattergood(1849-1928)
Children in foreground unknown

Dating

I can't see the details well enough to be sure of the date from the clothing. However, I have found that "Victorian and Edwardian Fashions from 'La Mode Illustre'" by JoAnne Olian is one of the best books for this period of time, the first few years of the 20th century.

Anna

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