Ruth's Genealogy

“I don't know who my grandfather was; I am much more concerned to know what his grandson will be.” -Abraham Lincoln

sarahvance

The lady on the right is believed to be Sarah Sharpe (Vance) Turner, my second great-grandmother. This tin-plate image is from about 1860, I think, and is my oldest image. The brooch she is wearing is still in the family.

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2 thoughts on “Women’s History Month, Day 2: A favorite photo

  1. Frances says:

    Great pictures. Awesome that you all still have the brooch. I am glad to find a fellow Vance researcher. Following you now. Thanks for sharing.

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  2. Good picture! I love their dresses and jewelry.

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