Saturday, January 28, 2017

One Room Schoolhouse | Marrs Township, Posey County | Evansville, Indiana

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Photograph C. E. L. Dixon
One Room Schoolhouse
Teacher holding rope for school bell 
Black and white photograph  ca. 1927-1928
The color photographs were taken approximately 2003
 Marrs Township, Posey County, Evansville, Indiana.



Other One Room Schoolhouse in the United States


Rural America prior to the industrial Revolution served children, often, with an education experience in a community run one-room schoolhouse. President John Adams taught in a one-room schoolhouse outside Boston, Massachusetts. 
President Abraham Lincoln was educated at a one-room school in Illinois. Industrialist, Henry Ford conserved his childhood school by moving it to the living history museum at Greenfield Museum in Dearborn, Michigan.

























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Thursday, January 26, 2017

Calverts of Maryland and Virginia


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Generation 1

1.               King Charles II of England

Barbara Palmer Villiers, 1st Duchess of Cleveland Countess of Castlemaine. She was born Abt. 1645  

King Charles II of England and Barbara Palmer Villiers. 



2.               i.       Charlotte Lee Fitzroy. She was born on 05 Sep 1664. 



Generation 2

2.               Charlotte Lee Fitzroy-2 (King Charles II of England-1). She was born on 05 Sep 1664. 

Edward Sir Lee. He was born Abt. 1664. Edward Sir Lee and Charlotte Lee Fitzroy. They had 16 children.
3.               i.       Charlotte Lady (Fitzroy) Lee. .

ii.               Charles (Fitzroy) Lee

iii.              Edward Henry (Fitzroy) Lee

iv.              Captain Hon. James (Fitzroy) Lee. .

v.               Francis (Fitzroy) Lee

vi.              Anne (Fitzroy) Lee. .

vii.            George Henry (Fitzroy) Lee.  2nd Earl of Lichfield. 

viii.           Francis Henry Fitzroy (Fitzroy) Lee

ix.              Elizabeth (Fitzroy) Lee. .

x.               Barbara (Fitzroy) Lee

xi.              Mary Isabella (Fitzroy) Lee..

xii.            FitzRoy Vice Admiral Henry (Fitzroy) Lee

xiii.           William (Fitzroy) Lee.

xiv.           Thomas (Fitzroy) Lee.

                            John (Fitzroy) Lee.
                               
                            John (Fitzroy) Lee



Generation 3

3.               Charlotte Lady (Fitzroy) Lee-3 (Charlotte Lee Fitzroy-2, King Charles II of England-1). She was born Abt. 1680.

Benedict Leonard Calvert is the son of Charles Calvert. He was born 1679. 

Benedict Leonard Calvert and Charlotte Lady (Fitzroy) Lee. .

4.                i. Charles Calvert, 5th Baron Baltimore He was born on 29 Sep 1699. 
He died on 24 Apr 1751   Governor of Maryland.  

Generation 4

4.               Charles Calvert-4 (Charlotte Lady (Fitzroy) Lee-3, Charlotte Lee Fitzroy-2, King Charles II of England-1). He was born on 29 Sep 1699. He died on 24 Apr 1751 

Mary Janson. R

Charles Calvert and Mary Janson. Children

5.                i. Benedict Swingate Calvert. He was born Bet. 1730–1732.  Mt. Airey, Rosaryville Maryland.

6.                ii. Frederick Calvert, 6th Baron Epsom, Surrey, England. He was born on 06 Feb 1731  He died on 04 Sep 1771 in Naples, Italy.  

Generation 5

5.               Benedict Swingate Calvert-5 (Charles Calvert-4, Charlotte Lady (Fitzroy) Lee-3, Charlotte Lee Fitzroy-2, King Charles II of England-1). He was born Bet. 1730–1732. Mt. Airey, Rosaryville Maryland.

7.                i. Eleanor Calvert Custis Stuart. She was born 1758 in Calvert family's Mount Airy plantation near Upper Marlboro in Prince George's County,. 

8.               ii.       George Calvert  He was born 1768. 


5.               Frederick Calvert-5 (Charles Calvert-4, Charlotte Lady (Fitzroy) Lee-3, Charlotte Lee Fitzroy-2, King Charles II of England-1). He was born on 06 Feb 1731

Diana Egerton.
              i.       Henry Harford Calvert.

Generation 6

7.               Eleanor Calvert Custis Stuart-6 (Benedict Swingate Calvert-5, Charles Calvert-4, Charlotte Lady (Fitzroy) Lee-3, Charlotte Lee Fitzroy-2, King Charles II of England-1). She was born 1758 in Calvert family's Mount Airy plantation near Upper Marlboro in Prince George's County,

John (Jacky) Parke Custis is the son of Daniel Colonel Parke Custis and Martha Dandridge. He was born on 27 Nov 1754. He died on 05 Nov 1781.

John (Jacky) Parke Custis and Eleanor Calvert Custis Stuart. 

9.                i. George Washington Parke Custis. He was born on 30 Apr 1781. He died on 10 Oct 1857. 

8.               George Calvert-6 (Benedict Swingate Calvert-5, Charles Calvert-4, Charlotte Lady (Fitzroy) Lee-3, Charlotte Lee Fitzroy-2, King Charles II of England-1). He was born 1768. 

Rosalie Eugenia Stier. She was born Abt. 1770. George Calvert and Rosalie Eugenia Stier. They had children.

Charles Benedict Calvert . He was born 1808. 


Generation 7

9.               George Washington Parke Custis-7 (Eleanor Calvert Custis Stuart-6, Benedict Swingate Calvert-5, Charles Calvert-4, Charlotte Lady (Fitzroy) Lee-3, Charlotte Lee Fitzroy-2, King Charles II of England-1). He was born on 30 Apr 1781. He died on 10 Oct 1857.

Mary Lee Fitzhugh is the daughter of William Fitzhugh and Ann Bolling Randolph. She was born on 22 Apr 1788. 

George Washington Parke Custis and Mary Lee Fitzhugh. They had children,

10.             i. Mary Anna Randolph Custis. She was born on 01 Oct 1808. She died on 05 Nov 1873. She married Robert Edward Lee. They were married in Arlington House. 



Generation 8

10.            Mary Anna Randolph Custis-8 (George Washington Parke Custis-7, Eleanor Calvert Custis Stuart-6, Benedict Swingate Calvert-5, Charles Calvert-4, CharlotteLady (Fitzroy) Lee-3, Charlotte Lee Fitzroy-2, King Charles II of England-1). She was born on 01 Oct 1808. She died on 05 Nov 1873. 

                     Robert Edward (Hill Carter) Lee is the son of Henry III Light-Horse Harry Lee and Ann Hill Carter . He was born on 19 Jan 1807 in Stratford Hall Plantation, Westmoreland County, Virginia,  He died on 12 Oct 1870 . 

Robert Edward (Hill Carter) Lee and Mary Anna Randolph Custis. They were married in Arlington House. They had  children.

11.             i. William Henry Fitzhugh ?Rooney? (Rndlph Cst) Lee. He was born on 31 May 1837 in Arlington House in Arlington, Virginia. . White House plantation, Pamunkey River, in New Kent County, Virginia.; Ravensworth Plantation Stuart?s cavalry.

ii.               Robert Rob (Randolph Custis) Lee. He was born Abt. 1840. Romancoke Plantation King William County. 






Arlington House, 

Mount Airy plantation,

Ravensworth Plantation, 


Romancoke PlantationGeorge Washington Parke Custis, father of Mary Anna Randolph Custis Lee (wife of Gen. Robert E. Lee) owned Romancoke Plantation, as well as Arlington and White House Plantations.  His youngest son, Robert E. Lee, Jr., (1843 – 1914) inherited Romancoke and after the war took up residence.












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