- Photo of Cora (Puffenbarger) Eckard (10 KB)
Cora Elizabeth (Puffenbarger) Eckard, my Grandaunt.
- Mary Elizabeth Losh (18 KB)
This is my favorite photo of my Aunt Mary. No wonder Uncle Johnny drove all the way across that mountain to see her!
- Johnny W. and Mary Losh (9 KB)
Johnny W. (son of Charles and Susie) and Mary Losh (daughter of Elva Jane and Earnest)
- Dillard and Clinton (28 KB)
Dillard Averett and brother, Clinton Averett
- Urias Losh (11 KB)
Urias "Rias" Losh, son of Joshua and Jane (Bodkin) Losh, brother of Amanda Jane (Losh) Huffman
- Averett Kids (22 KB)
Front: Kenneth, Sidney, Dillard, Clinton and Gene.
Back: Louise (Bill's mom).
- Mom and Mary (33 KB)
Mary Losh and Shirley (Losh) Puffenbarger Nelson, October 2002, Millboro, VA
- B.S. Averett, Jr. and Edwin Averett (16 KB)
Bryant Shelley Averett, Jr. and Edwin Averett
- Lillie (Eckard) Kite (11 KB)
Lillie Florence (Eckard) Kite's wedding photo
- John Weldon Byrd (11 KB)
John Weldon Byrd left Dale Co., Alabama in the early 1890s. He went to Texas where he married and reared his family.
- Stanley Hedrick Losh (34 KB)
Uncle Stanley was so much fun.
- Nona (Cloud) Byrd (10 KB)
The first wife of John Weldon Byrd, Nona (Cloud) Byrd.
- Lula (Armstrong) Losh (12 KB)
Aunt Lula Losh, wife of Stanley Losh
- Infant Photo of Mamie Louise Chalker (22 KB)
Mamie Louise Chalker, Bill's mom.
- Lloyd Huffman's Boys (14 KB)
Lloyd Huffman's sons, Leo and Rodney Huffman
- Maude and Dillard (9 KB)
Maude (Parker) Averett and husband, Horace Dillard Averett. Dillard was a veteran of WWII and the Korean War.
- Macedonia School, 1925-26 (30 KB)
End of Year Picnic, Tera Byrd, Teacher. Bill's mother, Louise Averett is the 8th child L to R in the second row.
- Index to Photo of Macedonia School Picnic (8 KB)
List of identified individuals in the Macedonia School Picnic, 1925-26
- Baby picture of Tenie Jurek (5 KB)
Isn't she a cutie? (Daughter of Virgie Losh Jurek)
- Louise Eckard's Birthday Party (15 KB)
Louise Eckard (daughter of Freddie Rias Eckard) is holding the cat at her birthday party.
- Harvey and Cora Eckard (7 KB)
Harvey Eckard and wife, Cora (Puffenbarger) Eckard
- View from Losh Homeplace (19 KB)
Present-day view from a hill on the old Losh homeplace, near the family cemetery, Brushy Fork.
- Bill's Brothers & Sisters (14 KB)
Children of Louise Averett Chalker and Coley Chalker. Standing in back L to R: Dot, Mary. Middle L to R: David, Willie Jean, and Carrie. Infant in David's lap: Ralph (Bill wasn't born yet!)
- Another view from the Losh homeplace (13 KB)
Present-day view from the old Losh homeplace, Brushy Fork.
- Photo of Ed Byrd (11 KB)
Ed Byrd, son of Rev.Isaac Wilburn Byrd and Pennie Elizabeth Carroll Byrd. (Ed Byrd married Erie Hildreth.)
- Dot, Brushy, Junior, and Liz (38 KB)
Dorothy (Puffenbarger) Harrington, Howard Puffenbarger, Junior Puffenbarger, and Liz (Puffenbarger) Chalker
- Margaret Propst with daughter & granddaughters (27 KB)
Margaret Propst, Cora (Puffenbarger) Eckard, Hessie (Propst) Puffenbarger Varner, and Rosie (Puffenbarger) Smith. My great great grandmother, my great grandmother, and two of my grand aunts. (Photo courtesy of Mary Losh.)
- Brushy and Grandkids (18 KB)
Howard Puffenbarger and grandkids, Callie and Bryant Chalker, October 2002
- Beautiful Virginia Scenery (24 KB)
We managed to squeeze in some "sight-seeing" Virginia style.
- More Virginia Beauty (20 KB)
On the Cedar Creek Trail, Natural Bridge, VA
- Natural Bridge (20 KB)
I never knew this was 500 MILLION years old!!
- Losh/Eckard (10 KB)
(L to R) Earnest Clay Losh, Harvey Eckard, and William Losh
- Photo of Earnest Clay Losh (9 KB)
Earnest Clay Losh, my grandfather.
- Losh (26 KB)
(Adults L to R) Johnny Losh, Susie Losh, Elva Jane Puffenbarger Losh, Earnest Clay Losh
- Fall in Virginia (22 KB)
This beautiful tree is in my dad's yard in Monterey - I couldn't resist taking a photo :)
- Losh, Puffenbarger (91 KB)
Susie Losh, Lone Losh, Charles A. Losh, and Harry Puffenbarger
- Junior, Liz and Bill (48 KB)
Junior Puffenbarger, Liz(Puffenbarger) Chalker, and Bill Chalker. Photo taken at Dot's Cabin in Seldom Seen.
- Photo of Pink Losh (6 KB)
- Mr. and Mrs. Cleave Arbogast (9 KB)
Parents of Maggie (Arbogast) Huffman of Highland County, VA
- Four Childhood Photos of Mamie Louise Chalker (18 KB)
- Photo of Matthew Averett (11 KB)
Matthew Averett, the 4th great grandfather of my husband, Bill.
- Photo of Mamie Louise Chalker (10 KB)
Mamie Louise(Averett)Chalker, September 6, 1952
- Matthew Averett (13 KB)
Matthew Averett, the 5th great grandfather of my children, Callie and Bryant.
- Photo of Tera Byrd Averett (16 KB)
Tera Byrd Averett
- Mrs. Mary Averett (12 KB)
Mary Averett with twin boys, Fred and Eben Averett, b. Oct. 10, 1904
- Ernest Linwood Averett Family (20 KB)
(L to R) Henry Grady, Louie Ray, Eben Lewis, Fred Austin, widow Mary (Currington-Curenton) Averett, George, George's wife (Evalina), Allie Mae, Bryant Shelley "Punch", Willie Bell
- Mary and Ernest Linwood Averett (20 KB)
Mary (Currington/Curenton) Averett and husband, Ernest Linwood Averett
- Century Old Plantation Home (32 KB)
The home of Louisa Averett Cliatt and husband, William R. Cliatt still stands today
- Louisa Averett Cliatt (18 KB)
Portrait of Louisa Virginia (Averett) Cliatt, born 1824.
- Childhood Photo of Jerry Dwight Puffenbarger (10 KB)
Jerry Dwight Puffenbarger
- Scrapbook Page (16 KB)
Junior, Dad, Mom, Jerry, and Dorothy, before I arrived on the scene.
- Scrapbook Page 2 (18 KB)
By Christmas 1961, I had arrived!
- Photo of Elva Jane Puffenbarger Losh (16 KB)
Elva Jane (Puffenbarger) Losh, my grandmother.
- Do you know me? (21 KB)
This photo of an unidentified infant is from the belongings of Susie Losh, can you identify?
- Eben Lewis Averett (13 KB)
Eben Lewis Averett, my husband's granduncle, and my children's great granduncle.
- Elvert Howard Puffenbarger and Family (12 KB)
Howard, Jerry Dwight, Dorothy Jean, Shirley (Losh), and Elizabeth Ann
- Five Averett Brothers Married Five Byrd Sisters (17 KB)
Front: Fred Averett m Euna Byrd, Eben Averett m Tera Byrd, Back: Louie Ray Averett m Nora Bell Byrd, Bryant "Punch" Averett m Carrie Byrd, Henry Grady Averett m Evie Love Byrd. This picture appeared all over the U.S. and even in a London magazine.
- Urias Losh Family (24 KB)
Urias Losh, wife, Sarah, and Family, along with Pete? Driver and Hill? Losh
- Byrd Family (27 KB)
Front: Holton Byrd, Leila Byrd Bell (Mrs. John), Ransom Byrd, Jane Dowling Byrd (Mrs. Ransom), Nannie Byrd (Mrs. John Adams), Back: Arizona Byrd Barnes (Mrs. Coley), Wyatt Oates Byrd, Zenada Bell Byrd (m. Dr. E.B. Ard), Eva Byrd (m. Tom Cox)
- Clarence and Ollie Cale (11 KB)
Clarence Cale and wife Ollie Losh Eckard Smith Cale (daughter of Urias Losh and Sarah Bowers Botkin Losh)
- Curtis Weldon Byrd Family (12 KB)
Nellie Love "Dove" (Crumpler) Byrd, husband Curtis Weldon Byrd, and children: Cleta Mae Byrd, Finous Byrd, and Hansel Byrd.
- John and Ollie Losh Eckard (9 KB)
John T. Eckard and wife, Ollie Losh Eckard
- Curtis and Martha Ann Samantha Jane (Goff) Byrd (23 KB)
1909 L to R: Nora Bell Byrd, Carrie Samantha Byrd (Bill's grandmother), Euna Mae Byrd, Curtis Byrd, Martha Ann Samantha Jane (Goff) Byrd, Sidney Johnston Byrd, Lovie Elizabeth (Waters) Byrd, Bessie Lou Byrd (She later called herself Bessie Alice), Martha Tera Byrd, Evie Love Byrd.
- Childhood Photo of Fred Eckard (9 KB)
Freddie Rias Eckard, son of Ollie Losh Eckard and John T. Eckard
- The Home of Sidney Johnston Byrd (18 KB)
The home of Sidney Byrd and Lovie (Waters) Byrd, where they lived from 1906-1942 until Ft. Rucker was built and the US Government bought the land. They bought a farm in the Level Plains community and moved there. Sidney's brother, H.I. Byrd, bought the house, tore it down, and built his home in Newton with it. Notice it was the custom to keep the yards free of grass, a practice begun by pioneers to be sure the houses did not burn.
- Evie and Carrie Byrd (10 KB)
Evie Lovie Byrd and Carrie Samantha Byrd, photo taken abt. 1914. (Carrie is the grandmother of my husband, Bill).
- Euna Mae and Bessie Lou (14 KB)
Euna Mae Byrd and Bessie Lou Byrd, photo taken abt. 1914.
- Alma and Clara (13 KB)
Alma Inez Byrd and Clara Dale Byrd, photo taken abt. 1914
- Pearlie (Archer) Byrd (12 KB)
Leila Pearl(Archer) Byrd, wife of Ollie Jackson Byrd. She was born in 1888. (She is Bill's great grandaunt.)