1890 Elmer P. Libbey Cabinet Photo, Blacksmith, Vermont, New Hampshire
#777 Elmer Prescott Libbey:
2 Identified Cabinet Photos of Elmer Libbey:
1. On reverse: "Elmer Libbey" is handwritten in old pencil, and "Floyd's Father" is handwritten in brown period ink on the side, by another hand. Photo type: 1890's Victorian Cabinet Card Photograph. Photographer: C.F. Bracy, Wells River, VT Orange County, and Woodsville, NH, Grafton County.
2. On reverse: "Elmer" is beautifully and boldy handwritten in fine old pencil. Photo type: 1890's Victorian Cabinet Card Photograph. Photographer: C.F. Bracy, Wells River VT Orange County, and Woodsville NH, Grafton County. This is a beautiful close up portrait Of Elmer looking directly in the camera and was found with other photo below.
(C.F. Bracy Photographer: Charles F. Bracy: He is known to have also worked in Meredith, Warren, and Woodsville, New Hampshire as well as Fairlee, Vermont and Ocala, Florida. He was in partnership with C.H. Colby (Charles H. Colby 1850-1895, Musician and photographer) as "Bracy & Colby" in Meredith & Ashland NH. He also worked with photographers Amos F. Clough (Amos Franklin Clough 1833-1872) and A.L. Adams (Aldrick Lovell Adams 1863-1940, also known as Aldrich L. Adams) Charles Bracy was in business from the 1870's into 1910-20 range. In addition, he ran an art store in Woodsville NH in the town of Haverhill, Grafton County NH in the 1890's)
Found in Public Genealogy Records:
Elmer Prescott Libbey 1861–death date unknown, died before 1930
Father: John Abbot Libbey 1822–1887
Rachel Angeline Prescott Libbey 1824–1916
William A Libbey born 1843
Emily A Libbey Underhill 1845–1886
Ellen Caroline Webster 1848–1927
John E Libbey born 1851
Inez A Jackson Libbey, born in 1862 in Topsham, Orange County, Vermont, died after 1930, last address was in Troy, Rensselaer County, New York.
Her father: John Jackson.
Fay Jackson Libby 1885-1971 son, Fay Libbey married Sabrina Gertrude Kelley 1880–1941
with one child: Doris Abbott Libbey 1913–1987
Elmer Floyd Libbey 1889 son, known as Floyd, married to Ethel Mildred Quilty
with 2 children: Benjamin Luke Quilty 1838–1893 & Hannah Augusta Stone Quilty 1841–1906.
His mother's Death Record in NH Death Records 1754-1947
Name: Angeline Libbey (aka Rachel Angeline Prescott)
Birth Date: abt 1825
Father: Joseph Prescott
Mother: Rachel Abbot Prescott
Death Date: 15 Feb 1916
Death Place: Lisbon, New Hampshire
Age at Death: 91
His Father's Death Record in NH Death Records 1754-1947
Name: John Abbott Libby
Event Date: 9 Jun 1887
Event Place: Piermont, Grafton County, New Hampshire
Birth Year (Estimated): 1823
Marital Status: Married
Father's Name: George Libby
Mother's Name: Sally Abbott Libbey
Father: John A Libbey in United States Census 1870
Event Place New Hampshire, United States
Birth Year (Estimated) 1821-1822
Birthplace New Hampshire
Household Age Birthplace
John A Libbey M 48 New Hampshire Blacksmith
Angeline Libbey F 46 New York wife
John E Libbey M 20 New Hampshire
Elmer P Libbey M 9 New Hampshire Blacksmith
Rachel Prescott F 81 New Hampshire
Elmer P Libby in 1880 US Federal Census (incorrectly spelled as Elmer Lobby)
Name: Elmer P Libby
Age: 19, single
Birth Year: abt 1861
Birthplace: New Hampshire
Home in 1880: Piermont, Grafton, New Hampshire
Relation to Head of House: Son
Father's name: John A Libby
Father's Birthplace: New Hampshire
Mother's name: Angelina Libby
Mother's Birthplace: New Hampshire
Household Members: Name Age
John A Libby 57 (Blacksmith)
Angelina Libby 55 (keeping house)
Elmer P Libby 19 (son, Blacksmith)
Ellen C. Webster 32 daughter
Earle N. Webster 12 grandson
Elmer P Libby in the New Hampshire, Marriage Records Index 1637-1947
Marriage Date: 1 Feb 1882
Marriage Place: Piermont, Grafton County, New Hampshire
Birth Date: abt 1862
Birth Place: Piermont, New Hampshire
Father's name: John A Libby
Spouse Name: Inez A Jackson
Spouse Birth Place: Topsham, Vermont
Spouse Age: 19
Spouse Father's Name: John Jackson
Elmer P Libbey mentioned in the record of son Elmer Lloyd Libbey
Wife Inez A Jackson (Inez A Jackson)
Son Elmer Lloyd Libbey
Birth Date 15 Jun 1889
Birthplace Piermont, Grafton County, New Hampshire
Father's Name Elmer P Libbey
Mother's Name Inez A Jackson
Place: Piermont, Grafton, New Hampshire
Caroline Ellen Webster Libby 1847-1927, died age 79, NH
Caroline Ellen Webster Libbey
Parents: John Abbott Libby & Rachel Angeline Libby (born Prescott).
John was born 1822, Warren, Grafton, New Hampshire.
Rachel was born 1824, Dorset, Bennington, Vermont.
Caroline married Israel Nelson Webster (Israel N. Webster born 1839) in 1865, at age 18. Their Son: Earl C. Webster.
A beautiful abd exceptionally clear set of photos found together of Elmer P. Libbey, a blacksmith, like his father John Abbott Libbey and brothers also. Found in Chester, Windsor County, Vermont with a wide range of 19th c. New England family Photos. The full body pose is a wonderful portrait of Elmer, standing with off center hat, striped silk bow tie, handlebar moustache and much personality.
Size: 4.5 by 7 inches
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