12 February 2012

Life's Story

This one speaks for itself. Enjoy.

Valley Brook Cemetery, Breckenridge, Summit County, Colorado. 
Photo credit: Jen Baldwin, Ancestral Journeys, 2011. 

"Jane Porter Robertson and Charlotte Porter’s father, James H Porter, came to Leadville in 1877 and to Breckenridge in 1883. Ralph’s father, Nicholas Noyes Robertson, came to Leadville in 1879 ~ Both James and Nicholas were miners. Ralph and Jane met at Colorado College and married in 1907. Charlotte, (“Lottie”) interred Lars at a suitable distance so it would not be assumed they had been more than friends. Helen Rich and Belle Turnbull were Jane and Lottie’s close friends and neighbors."

You can see all of the related headstones at Colorado Gravestones: http://coloradogravestones.org/

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