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1840's Mahala Richmond, Mrs. Henry Southworth Daguerreotype Photo ID'd


1840's ID'd Daguerreotype of Mahala Southworth, (Mrs. Henry Southworth, Mahala Richmond) #520: 

This beautiful old 1840's daguerreotype was found in Massachusetts in 2016. The wooden case size is 3.25 x 3.75 inches. The old straight pinned note to silk on the dag case reads: "Mahala Richmond, Mrs. Henry Southworth, Grandpa Jonathan's Sister." The seals have not been broken, with original untouched glass over the daguerreotype plate. Would you to learn more on daguerreotypes? click here.

Found in Public Records:
Henry K Southworth
Birth: Nov. 3, 1809
Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Death: Mar. 28, 1877
Marriage: 24 February 1833 
Middleborough, Plymouth, Massachusetts
Spouse: Mahala Maria Richmond Southworth (1824-1853)
Burial: Richmond Cemetery
Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA

Mahala Maria Richmond Southworth
Birth: Oct. 14, 1824
Freetown, Bristol County, Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jun. 28, 1853
Wife of Henry Southworth
Parents: Samuel and Mahala Richmond
Parents: Samuel Richmond  (1778-1858)
Spouse: Henry K Southworth (1809-1877)

Mahala died in 1853, which makes this daguerreotype photograph pre 1853. Sadly, she was 29 years old when she died. Was this family related to the famous Southworth photographer? Much more research can be done. It is wonderful to see her beautiful fresh face after 160+ years!

Debra Clifford Ancestorville Genealogy   Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is an original antique item, not a reprint. A new high quality rigid sleeve is included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)
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ORIGINAL VINTAGE PHOTO 1840's Mahala Richmond, Mrs. Henry Southworth Daguerreotype Photo ID'd - ORIGINAL VINTAGE PHOTO - 520 $85.00
Scans-300 dpi Large Scans of Front/Back-Sent via email 1840's Mahala Richmond, Mrs. Henry Southworth Daguerreotype Photo ID'd - Scans-300 dpi Large Scans of Front/Back-Sent via email - Scans $5.99



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