Circa 1880s photo of May Orcutt
I purchased the subject undated studio portrait of two young women.It bears no studio name or address.Information written on the back 24-30 years ago by a then living unknown descendant reads:
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L. MARTHA JANE MORE ORCUTT. [This name is crossed out]
R. MAY ORCUTT-SISTER OF GEORGE
HENRY ORCUTT-MAY GRANDFATHER.
12-4-86 I am sure the woman on
the right is May Orcutt-my maternal
grandmother-uncertain of young
woman on L"
May Orcutt, born about 1865 in IA, was the daughter of a speculator/farmer, George Orcutt, born Aug 1829 in OH; and Martha Jane More, born 19 Apr 1832 in Medina, OH, died after 1883 in IA.
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