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May 10

Winnie A. (Kaiser) Yearnd Scrapbook, page 15

Page fifteen contains Aunt Jane photographs. Aunt Jane was Margaret Jane Yearnd. She once told us a story of being sent home with a note from the teacher, early in her first year of school. The teacher said there were too many girls named Margaret in the class, and she would be known as Jane. Interestingly, on the 1910 census, the year of her birth, she is Margaret, and on the 1920 census, she is Jane. It stuck!

Here is Jane:

Margaret Jane Yearnd

Margaret Jane Yearnd

Jane with husband Leo Devereaux

Above, with her husband, Leo Devereaux. And below, with my Dad, James A. Yearnd, Sr.

Jane and James Yearnd