"Faith of our Fathers"
My Father and mother's wedding photo taken in Philadelphia, PA ,several days after the ceremony
which was on December 25, 1920 in Sinnamahoning, PA. Handsome couple!

Pictured above are my father, Layton BENNETT and his parents Amos A. BENNETT and Maranda A. HAYNES Wheaton BENNETT in a picture taken circa 1919, just prior to his death. Per his obit in the Cameron County Press, he was well know on the Susquehanna River having been the supervisor of Barclay Bros. Lumbering Operation. Prior to that he had been employed by Francis Deloy of South Williamsport in his Lumbering operations.
 
 

Here's one I haven't figured out yet. On the back it says "Died Sept. 7, 1915", and I believe she may be the wife of Reuben BENNETT, Mary Newell BENNETT b Abt 1832 in Wysox, PA daughter of Hezekiah NEWELL and Sally TUTTLE. Their children were Orsen b Abt 1848, Sarah b Abt 1856 and Warren b Abt. 1858. If you have any info on her or can prove her death date, please email me below. Thanks! Note the flag and the man's picture behind her.
 

My great grandparents Caleb N. HAYNES and Rebecca R. Brooks  HAYNES prior to his death in 1901.

I think this picture was taken as the family assembled for the funeral of my great grandfather George W. GORE who died on July 29, 1902.
My mother Esther Snyder BENNETT would have been about 16 months old at the time and is being held by her mother Ida Mae GORE in the left/center of the picture. Ida Mae's husband
Edward H. SNYDER stands behind her.

This is of my mother's class at the Sinnamahoning, PA Elementary School about the year 1916. My mother, Esther Idella Snyder BENNETT is seated 5th from the left, in the front row. She was about 15 years old.
 
 
 
The Amos Bennett family at their home in the Jericho section of Sinnamahoning about 1895.
(l-r) Maranda (holding Belva-1), Amos, Erma-5(front), Viola-11, Bennette-13, Idell-14.
I (Pete) was born in this house which was washed away in the 1942 flood.
 
 
 
Grandma Maranda Wheaton Bennett about 1915. Caption on back says: Mother Bennett 4 July frightened by boys.
 
 
Great Grandfather Henry J. Snyder about 1850.
Maternal Grandfather Edward Henry Snyder and 2nd wife Blanche, about 1936.

My Aunt Hazen & Uncle Raymond HULING, on their wedding day in January 1916 at Sinnemahoning

The only known picture of great grandmother Mary Emmeline Wyckoff GORE wife of George W. GORE.

Dad's cousin Ted Haynes,  dad and his dog Mitzie on the front porch in July 1978.

 

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