When speaking with relatives about family history, I am often told to keep this piece of information between you, me and the gate post. Respecting sensibilities, I will share my family stories entwine with historical events from Copiah, Jefferson and Lincoln Counties, Mississippi, from gate post to gate post.
Wordless Wednesday - Luella Markham Harris b. 1886
b. 1886 in Lincoln County, MS She probably died in the Chicago area where the family was located on the 1930 census. Daughter of Alexander Markham and Sallie Smiley Sister of Mary, Luther, William, John, Alex, and Jim Wife of Stanhope Harris Mother of Josie May and Estella
Luella is my mother's first cousin twice removed. Photograph Courtesy of Carolyn Betts