Surname: Baron

The Baron Scherer Chapel

The Baron Scherer Chapel

The Baron Scherer Chapel The Baron Scherer Chapel (“The Chapel on the Hill”) is located in the Bellevue Cedar Hill Memory Gardens in Daytona Beach. Fl. Karen Szczeniak, the volunteer Find-A Grave photographer who took the pictures, called the Chapel grand and impressive.  She says the chapel is in generally good condition but has some minor water seepage on one […]

Michael A (Buck) Baron Tells The Story Of A Photograph He Took That Is Eteched In History

Michael A (Buck) Baron Tells The Story Of A Photograph He Took That Is Eteched In History

Excerpt From: Get That Picture! The Story Of The News Cameraman By A. J. EZICKSON The steel strike disorders everywhere were terrifying experiences for the news photographers. At Warren, Ohio, three cameramen, Charles Wilk, Cleveland manager of Wide World Photos, Mack Baron, of International News, and Jack Hines, Associated Press staffer, were fired upon and dropped into a ditch as […]

Wylda B Nimidoff Obituary - Died November 25, 1986

Wylda B Nimidoff Obituary – Died November 25, 1986

Published in the Contra Costa Times on November 27, 1986 MARTINEZ – Wylda B Nimidoff, 81, died Tuesday at the Martinez Convalescent Hospital. A homemaker, Nimidoff was a native of Paterson, N.J., and a resident of Martinez for the last 1-1/2 years. Recitation of the Rosary will be at 6:15 p.m. Friday at Connolly & Taylor Chapel, Martinez.  Entombment will be […]

Walter Clarke Root III Obituary

Walter Clarke Root III Obituary

DELHI — Walter Clarke Root III, 78, of Clifton Park, former longtime Delhi resident, passed away Saturday, Feb. 23, 2002, at Schuyler Ridge Health Care Residence in Clifton Park after a battle with Parkinson’s Disease. The son of the late Walter C. Jr. and Helen (Crane) Root, he was born Oct. 10, 1923, in Kansas City, Mo., where he began […]

The Baron (Baroni) Immigration From Italy

The Baron (Baroni) Immigration From Italy

Colleen’s great, great grandmother Giaele (Jean) Bottomly was born in Rivarolo Mantovano, Italy on December 28, 1870.   Rivarolo Mantovano is a commune (municipality) in the Province of Mantua in the northern Italian region Lombardy, located about 110 km southeast of Milan and about 30 km southwest of Mantua. A= Rivarolo Mantovano, Italy     B = Lugano, Switzerland c= Le Havre, France […]

Wylda Baron Designs Traveling Canine Kennel

Wylda Baron Designs Traveling Canine Kennel

I came across this vintage newspaper article about Wylda Baron, great, great aunt of Jean Yerks (Colleen’s mom). It was published in the Chicago Tribune  on 7 March 1926. (Click to enlarge) “Windshield, shock absorbers and public attention are parts of this new type of traveling kennel designed by Wylda Baron of Long Island to conform with all state laws concerning the carrying of dogs on automobile running boards.  Fido […]