Family of Lucius Theodore Simmons and Annie Knight, c. 1911

Family of Lucius Theodore Simmons and Annie Clarinda Knight. Lucius was born 1883 Dec 29 in the Franklinton area of Washington Parish, Louisiana and died 1963 Sep 9 in Bogalusa. Annie was born 1888 Feb 22 in Sheridan, Washington Parish, Louisiana and died 1961 Sep 1 in New Orleans. The pair were married 1904 Nov […]

Hennesy Cemetery

The Hennesy Cemetery in Tangipahoa Parish, Louisiana. I have listed these individuals exactly as on the paper I received from C. Hennesy, for I don’t know if these entries reflect exact inscriptions on the gravemarkers. Right click view image to examine it a larger size. Sarah Hennesy wf of C.D. Hennesy July 20, 1894-Dec.20, 1921 […]

Lucius and Annie Knight Simmons 50th wedding anniversary

Lucius and Annie Knight Simmons were married 1904 Nov 17 at the home of her parents in Washington Parish, Louisiana. The anniversary celebration would have taken place about 1954 Nov 17 in Washington Parish. The photos were presented in a little blue flip book of snapshots. The individuals are the celebrated couple and their children. […]

James Hennesy and Nancy Caroline Welch

James HENNESY was born 4 Jan 1839, the 1st son and 4th of 5 children to Isaac HENNESY and Judith Ann GILL. On 19 March 1868, at about 29 years of age, James married Nancy Caroline WELCH who was 20, born 9 Feb 1848. She was the 1st daughter and 3rd of 5 children born […]

News Article on Ila Normon Hennesy

Ila Normon Hennesy, b. 1904 Aug 1 in Louisiana, married to Lutie S. Seal (unknown date), was the son of Meredith Bunyan “Merida” Hennesy and Lular R. Meredith was a son of James L. Hennesy and Nancy Caroline Welch. Below Ila is shown *not* slicing cheese, which seems rather unfair since that’s what he was […]

Photo and census info for Zoe Hennesy

This is Zoe Hennesy b. 1905 in Washington Parish, Louisiana to James Leon Hennesy and Lucy Virginia Myles. She died in 1989? So, I don’t really know. And if you do maybe you could drop me a line. She married a man named Ray Middleton and I’ve no marriage date for that. This retouching was […]

Photo of Unknown Louisiana Family, Likely from Washington Parish

All those photos out there without name attributions. Here is one. It was found in the collection of Ethel Lorena Simmons, b. 1906 in , Washington, Louisiana, married on 1924 July 17 in Franklinton, Washington, Louisiana to Esmond Edward Hennesy, also born in ,Washington, Louisiana in 1903. As the parents of both were born in […]