Fawcett:FAWCETT, Janet Brown (1878 - 1952)
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JANET BROWN FAWCETT (CHEESEMAN) was born to Edward Stabler Fawcett and Mary G. Hooff at 517 Prince Street in Alexandria, Virginia on March 1, 1878 (Birth Records 1853-1911; Lemons 1980:64). She married Lewis Cheeseman (12/21/1858-11/26/1934 Orlando FL) of Philadelphia on November 21, 1906 at the St. Paul's Church. From 1915 through 1918 they lived in Port Henry, New York (Alexandria Gazette 7/9/1918:1). Later (1930s) they lived in Orlando, Florida. Janet (Cheeseman) died on January 4, 1952 in Alexandria, Virginia and is buried in the St. Paul's Cemetery (Elliot 1975; Lemons 1980:67). Her descendants still own the Fawcett-Brown house (517 Prince St.) in Alexandria.
From A History of the Fawcetts and Related Families in America by William Bloys Fawcett. Used by permission of Dr. Fawcett.
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