My great, great grandparents are James and Ellen Brazier.James was born in 1839 in County Cork, Ireland.He died October 17, 1887 at the SW corner of Bath and Davis Streets in Baltimore, Maryland.Ellen (nee Hollaran) was born in 1850 in County Waterford, Ireland.She lived in NYC in 1870 but made her home in Baltimore at 1016 E. Biddle Street for 45 years.She died on November 22, 1916.
Their daughter Catherine(1883-1956) married John H. Merryman(1877-1923). They had a daughter, also named Catherine(1918-1986), that married George Shrader ( -1968). They had a large family, George, John, Richard, Thomas(1935- ), Catherine, Stephen, Francis, Edith, and Donald. Thomas Shrader married Jeanette Williams(1936- ) and they have six children:Anthony(1961- ), David(1962-1986), Theresa(1963- ), Timothy(1964- ), Wayne(1965- ), and Michele(1970- ). I am now married to Israel Arnove(1960- ).