|Two of my great-great-grandfather George Merriman's sisters: Lucinda |
Merriman (left) and Mollie Merriman (right), circa 1867, Jacksonville, Oregon.
Courtesy Southern Oregon Historical Society
|My great-great-grandfather Oscar Wadleigh at about 5 years old, circa 1870. He is |
sporting what was apparently fashionable dress for little boys. Sanbornton, New Hampshire.
|Three of my great-grandmother Vera Merriman's siblings: Thomas Merriman |
(left), George Merriman (middle) and May Merriman (right).
Photo taken circa 1888, Medford, Oregon.
|Two of my great-grandfather Benjamin Plymale's sisters: Marie Plymale (left) |
and Emaline Plymale (right), circa 1893, Jacksonville, Oregon.
Courtesy Southern Oregon Historical Society.
|My great-grandfather Neil Bixby, circa 1898, Garden City, Minnesota.|
|Three children of Fred Wadleigh, my great-great-grandfather's brother: Theodore|
Wadleigh (left), Ruth Wadleigh (center), Winthrop Wadleigh
(right), circa 1906, Milford, New Hampshire.
|My great-grandfather's niece Arline Bixby, circa 1918, Minnesota.|
Courtesy Debra McEachern.
|My grandfather's brother Eric Wadleigh (right) and his cousin |
Harry Dragoo (left), circa 1922, Indianapolis, Indiana.
|Left to right: Keith Bixby (my grandmother's cousin), Evelyn Bixby (my grandmother's sister), |
Shirley Bixby (my grandmother's sister), Deane Bixby (my grandmother's brother),
circa 1928, Portland, Oregon.
|My grandmother Bettye Brown, circa 1930, unknown location.|
|My grandfather Paul Wadleigh, circa 1933, Indianapolis, Indiana.|
|My grandmother Patricia Bixby (bottom right) and her siblings (Evelyn, Shirley and Deane, in back) and cousins|
(Keith and Dennis Bixby, front), circa 1933, Portland, Oregon.
|My mom's birthday in 1956, Seattle, Washington. Left to right: George Plymale, Margaret Brown,|
Tracy Brown, Barbara Plymale, Catherine Plymale.
|My dad and his siblings and cousins at their grandparents' house for Christmas, apparently making a gingerbread house, |
late 1950's, Indianapolis, Indiana.
|My cousins Deana Plymale and Ira Wilks, 1981, Woodinville, Washington.|