The Woodruff Sisters decades later

Unfortunately, the Woodruff sisters (the six children of William Earl Woodruff & Wealthy Ann Angus) did not pose together later in life as they did in their younger years (see previous post). But I do have a photo of four of them together from the 1950s. As time goes by, I will try to piece together more information about them and perhaps do a few more individual posts. (Note: A post about Bertha already appeared on this blog some time ago.) All the ladies made it into their eighties: Wealthy Mildred Brown – 86, Jennie Belle Coleman – 82, Cecelia Van Horn 87+ (still looking for an exact DOD), Fannie Brodhead – 84, Bertha Woodruff – 85, Flora May Baker Ulrich (married twice) – 85.

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The Woodruff sisters, circa 1905 (?)

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The Woodruff Sisters minus Cecelia & Bertha: Jennie, Flora, Mildred, and Fannie (spring 1952)

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Cecelia Woodruff Van Horn with husband Robert Osborn Van Horn, sharing a happy moment. Married circa 1902, perhaps this was on the occasion of their 50th anniversary?

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Bertha enjoying the French Riviera on her 1950’s Grand Tour of Europe

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