Welcome to the International African American Museum! Advanced timed tickets are required for all visitors. Popular dates and times may be sold out.
14 Wharfside StreetCharleston, SC 29401
Museum open 10am to 5pm (last entry 4:00 PM) Tuesday-Sunday. Closed Monday.
IAAM will challenge, illuminate, inspire and, ultimately, will move people to action.
14 Wharfside Street — Charleston, SC 29401
Nov 28, 2018
Ancestor’s Name : Gladys Adams Ford Buffington
Names of Others in Photo : Lawrence Buffington , Minnie Walker (lf)
Where Was This Photo Taken? : Waterford, MS
When Was This Photo Taken? : about 1942
If you would like to share a story about this ancestor, please type as little or as much as you like in this box. : Gladys Adams Ford Buffington born 4 Feb 1924 in Waterford, MS to Daniel David Adams (1885-1947) and Ethel Echols (1893-1982). She married 1st Mr. Robert Ford and later married Lawrence T. Buffington, son of John and Ida Walker Buffington, they made their home in Chicago, IL She was the family oral historian before the world of genealogy. She would frequently recount family stories that included all branches of her extended family (Adams, Littlejohn, Plaxico, Taylors, Buffington, Moore, Marion, Walker, Leggs, Holt, Robinson, Lewis, Dean, & Ford).
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