A genealogy of the Lake family of Great Egg Harbour in Old Gloucester County in New Jersey : descended from John Lade of Gravesend, Long Island; with notes on the Gravesend and Staten Island branches of the family. This volume of nearly 400 pages includes a coat-of-arms in colors, two charts, and nearly fifty full page illustrations – portraits, old homes, samplers, etc. The coat-of-arms shown in the frontspiece is an unusually good example of the heraldic art!
On April the 2nd 1903, John Edward Stockham, infant son of Mr. and Mrs. James Stockham, died at the home of his parents in Paradise, Oregon at the age of 2 weeks and 2 days. This lovely bud so young so fair called hence by early doom Hast came to show how sweet a flower in Paradise would bloom. Contributed by: Tami Sherrill Note: Son of James and Lucinda (Isley) Stockham- obituary April 1903
The infant daughter of Mr. and Mrs. E. B. Stockham was born August 1, 1904 and died September 8, 1904. The remains, after services by Rev. Henry Martin were laid to rest in the Paradise Cemetery, on the 10th inst. This little bud of a human flower Will bloom henceforth in Heaven’s sweet hour And now may we when our own lives are done Be as ready to meet the Holy One. Obituary, possibly from the “Wallowa Chieftain” found among family papers Contributed by: Tami Sherrill Note: Daughter of Edwin and Viola (Harrington) Stockham