Thursday, November 26, 2015

Edith Ballinger Price, 6th cousin, twice removed

Born April 26, 1897 in New Brunswick, Middlesex County, New Jersey.

Died September 29, 1997 in Virginia Beach, Virginia.

Daughter of William Farmer Price and Eleanor French Richards.

Never married.

Edith was an author and illustrator of children's books.

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Anna Matlack Richards, 4th cousin, 4 times removed

Born Mar 15, 1835 in Pennsylvania.

Died Nov 20, 1900 in Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island.

Buried in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.

Daughter of Charles French Matlack and Sarah Ann Maule.

Married William Trost Richards on June 30, 1856 in Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania.

Children: Archer Ellis, Charles Matlack, Eleanor French, Josephine Anna, Theodore William, Anna Mary, Herbert Maule and Mildred.

Anna was a poet and author; William was a well known painter of the Hudson River school.