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The Family of John Henry Phillips, Sr.

John Henry Phillips, Sr., Family, 1924
Name:  The Family of John Henry Phillips, Sr.

Date:  October 1924

Image Number:  B687cdB41

Comments:   The children of John Henry Phillips, Sr. (d. Oct. 15, 1924), pose for a photograph with their spouses and children on the occasion of the funeral of their father in Cunningham, Fluvanna County, Virginia.  John Henry, Sr., was born on April 6, 1858, and was the son of Vincent Witcher Phillips and Julia Holloway (Omohundro) Phillips.  John Henry, Sr., worked as a Fluvanna farmer and married Martha Edmonia Bramham (1860-1930) on 21 November 1880.  John Henry Phillips, Sr., and Martha Phillips were the parents of 9 children.  One of their sons, John Henry Phillips, Jr., served as a rural mail carrier from the Scottsville Post Office for 42 years.

Following is a list of the members of John Henry Phillips, Sr., family appearing in this October 1924 photo after attending his funeral.  Please use the image below as a guide to the names of Phillips family members:

First Row:
1)  Jane Phillips;  2)  Martha Kent;  3)  Dorothy Phillips;  4)  Frances Phillips;  5)  Louise Woodson;  6)  Vincent Phillips

Second Row:
7)  John Henry Phillips (1893-1968);  8)  Annie (Whitlock) Phillips (1896-1983);  9)  Willie Edmonia (Phillips) Woodson (1894-1963);  10)  Charles Woodson, husband of Willie Woodson;  11)  Carter Bramham Phillips (1898-1972)

Third Row:
12) Spillar Phillips (1885-1935);  13)  Eva (Lee) Phillips, wife of Spillar Phillips;  14)  Eula (Phillips) Kent (1891-1976);  15)  Robert Kent, husband of Eula Kent;  16)  Anna Gracie (Phillips) Johnson (1889-1972)

Fourth Row:
17)  Karl Belmont Phillips (1882-1944);  18)  Clarence M. Phillips (1884-); 19)Anna Gracie Phillips (1889-1972);  20)  Grover LNU.

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Top Image Located On:  Capturing Our Heritage, CD B41
This photo is part of the W.E. Burgess Collection at Scottsville Museum.



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