|Left to Right: William
Blakely Peters, James Rich Peters, Sarah Peters;
Top figure on right is Elizabeth Isabella (Belle)
Peters; below here is Hannah Rich Peters.
photo, taken in about 1880, was recently found
while Carolyn was scanning family albums. Tucked
inside one of her mother's volumes was this
stereoptican slide - the only picture she has
ever seen of the five Peters, and the only
picture she has of her grandmother, Sarah Peters,
as a girl or young woman.
Stamford on 23 Dec 1837, at the age of
twenty-three he married Hannah (Rich), the
daughter of James & Jane (Southard). Their
children were: Jennie who passed away in 1873 at
the age of 11; Lizzie Belle who was born 29 Dec
1865; James R. Peters born 06 Jan 1868; and
daughter Sarah who was born 20 May 1872.