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Photographs to Illustrate the Lives and Descendants of
Paxson logoCharles and Mollie (Modlin) Paxson Paxson logo

These photographs are courtesy of Wayne Paxson

Charles and Molly with their family

This photo was taken in about 1942.

Charles and Molly and their family

From the left: Charles with Molly standing in front of him; Irvin, Walter Sheldon, Esther, Lela (Paxson) Sheldon, Margaret (Miller) [wife of John Paxson, not shown because he is probably the photographer], Evelyn (Paxson) Hawthorne, and "Curly" Hawthorn.
Children in front, from left: Sereta, Sheldon brothers, and Gerry Hawthorne

Charles and Molly on their 50th wedding anniversary

1944, in spite of a world at war, there was time to celebrate 50 wonderful years
Charles and Molly on their 50th wedding anniversary

Irvin and Esther (Hight)

Irvin and Esther

Esther and her son Wayne

Esther holding Wayne as an infant

The baby is wearing Esther's own dress from when she was a baby.

Four Generations

Four Generations of Paxson men

seated on the left is Irvin, on the right his father, Charles;
standing is Irvin's son Wayne holding his son, Larry.

The Irvin Paxson family

Esther and Irvin with their 3 adult children

Sereta, Esther, Wayne, Evelyn, and Irvin.

To see the story of this family, start with the (Sixth generation) parents
John and Amy Ellen (Smith) Paxson
or go to their son Charles and Mollie (Modlin) Paxson.

If you have additions or corrections to this web page, I would be delighted to hear from you. Contact me via e mail at kwg "at" just substituting the familiar "@" for "at".

Go to the Paxson home page to connect to the entire Paxson story.

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This page was posted 4/3/2004, and updated most recently on 7m/12/2005.