121 Years Ago Today
February 14, 1888 – April 5, 1980
Rose Belle Brooks was one of six children born to William Brooks and Mary Sutherland (my great grandparents). My grandaunt married Wm Ellis Jessee. See post of January 31st for more on her siblings.
169 Years Ago Today
February 14, 1840 – March 26, 1905
Matilda Jane Kiser was one of seventeen children born to Ephriam Mayfield Kiser and Mary Ervin. See post of February 6th for siblings.
81 Years Ago Today
February 14, 1928
Helen Dotson, my 2nd cousin, 1x removed, was born to Henry Dotson and Gay Nell Brooks.