Esmond Edward Hennesy at his desk at International Paper

Esmond Hennesy at his desk at International Paper, Southern Kraft Division, Mobile, AL. Date not noted. I’d estimate it’s the late 1940s.

Lola and Lee Hennesy with Aunt Lucille Hennesy

Lola, Lucille and Lee, circa late 1930s to early 1940s. Lucille Hennesy, b. 1920, was the daughter of James Leon Hennesy and his 2nd wife, Lucinda Pounds. Lola and Lea were daughters of Esmond Hennesy and Ethel Simmons Hennesy, Lola b. 1925 and Lea born 1927. I’m guessing this photo was made when Lea was […]

Heloise McGuirt Hennesy and Fannie Lang Smith

Ethel Hennesy identified the woman to Jean Kearns as Heloise McGuirt. She conjectured she is perhaps shown with Little Jewel, son of Jewel Hennesy and his first wife Heloise McGuirt Hennesy. Jewel Jr. was born abt 1930 in Washington Parish, Louisiana. The photo is perhaps from about 1931-1932. Only 15 years before women were wearing […]

Photo Lucille (Hennesy) Farley as an Infant

Lucille (Hennesy) Farley, b. July 1920, died 1999 Nov 10. Lucille Hennesy as a baby in Washington Parish, LA. Jean Kearns believes she is being held by Zula Hennesy who didn’t wish for her photo to be taken. Lucille was the daughter of James Leon Hennesy and his second wife, Lucinda Pounds.

Photo of Esmond and Ethel Hennesy, 60th Wedding Anniversary

Esmond and Ethel (Simmons) Hennesy 60th Wedding Anniversary, July 17 1984 in Natchez, Mississippi

Lola Hennesy as child

Lola Hennesy as child (daughter of Esmond and Ethel Hennesy) and Otis Hyde in Bogalusa, LA. There was no indication of date on the photo but Ethel and Ezzie Hennesy moved to Camden, Arkansas around 1930 so this would have been around 1929-30, prior to that move. Jean Kearns says the girl is her sister, […]

1972 International Paper Company prejob conference showing Esmond Hennesy

June 2 1972, International Paper Company, prejob conference, Natchez Mill Right click image to view larger. Left to right back row: C. C. Ward, SEPCO; B. Kittrell, Boilermakers; G. W. Moore, Sheetmetal Workers; W. M. Fortenberry, PAPCO; H. M. Booth, PAPCO, A. T. Davis, Asbestos Workers; J. M. Martin, IPCO; L. Fuller, Ironworkers; J. Graves, […]

Old Photos of Esmond Edward Hennesy at the Paper Mill, Exterior

Esmond Hennesy is 2nd from right Esmond Hennesy is on the far right Two more photos of Esmond Hennesy at the paper mill, other individuals unknown. I don’t know if this is in Arkansas but I’m thinking it may be as he appears to be older here.

Photo of Esmond Edward Hennesy at the paper mill, 1927

Esmond Edward Hennesy at the paper mill. The back reads 23 January 1927, midnight. It must have been a special day. Most of the photos we have of Esmond are to do with paper mill activities but this is an exception for all the photos we have in that it is “industrial”. Prior to this […]

Photo of Esmond Edward Hennesy at a fair

Esmond Edward Hennesy, son of James Leon Hennesy and Lucy Myles 1 Jun 1903 – 24 Nov 1992 Circa early 1920s. This is really a pretty interesting photo in that it is a “staged” photo at a fair of some type, probably in Washington Parish, Louisiana where he lived. There is another photo of him […]