Kathryn Lufkin Alcorn

Kathryn Lufkin Alcorn's headstone at Mount Moriah Cemetery in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

March is Women’s History Month. In March, 2016 we wish to celebrate the life of one of our own—Kathryn Lufkin Alcorn—who was part of an historic change to the U.S.…

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Col. Frank McAnally Wallace

Black and white photo of Col. Frank McAnally Wallace in uniform

Frank Wallace had Irish roots, but his parents and his maternal grandfather were all born and lived their lives in the Irish communities of South Philadelphia. Frank was born in…

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William Reed Hapgood

Black and white photo of William Reed Hapgood

William R. Hapgood was born in Philadelphia to parents Herbert Cecil Hapgood (1876-1945) and Frances G. Anderson Hapgood (1875-1922). They lived at 3414 Hamilton St. in the Powelton Village section…

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Walter F. Henrie

Walter F. Henrie obituary

Walter Fry Henrie, Jr. was an army veteran of WWII. He was employed by the Keystone Automobile Club and was a member of the Holmes Fire Company.

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