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Lucy Lillian Bready

Lucy Lillian Bready

Female 1878 - 1980  (101 years)

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  • Name Lucy Lillian Bready  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born 12 Jun 1878  Redland, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Gender Female 
    Died 16 May 1980  Fairfax, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Buried 19 May 1980  Rockville Union Cem, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 8, 9
    Person ID I700  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 12 Jun 2010 

    Father Charles William Bready,   b. 23 Mar 1833, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Dec 1897, Brookeville, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years) 
    Mother Dorothy Elizabeth ("Dolly") Belt,   b. 27 Feb 1845, Redland, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. May 1917, Washington, D.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 19 Oct 1874  [6, 10
    Family ID F230  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Charles Thomas Snouffer,   b. 4 Aug 1877, Adamstown, Frederick Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1929, Washington, D.C. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years) 
    Married 7 Nov 1905  [2, 4, 6, 11
    Children 
     1. Charles William Fenton ("Rocky") Snouffer,   b. 13 Jul 1906, Laytonsville, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1960, Silver Spring, MD Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     2. Alice Dorothy Morgan Snouffer,   b. 16 Jan 1911, Maryland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1995, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     3. Mary Lillian Gladys Snouffer,   b. 13 Feb 1913, Laytonsville, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 May 2010, McLean, Fairfax Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 97 years)
     4. Sothoron Key Eva Snouffer,   b. 5 Jul 1915, Laytonsville, Montgomery Cnty, MD Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jul 1965, McLean, Fairfax Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years)
     5. Helene Anna Bready Snouffer,   b. 26 Mar 1920, Washington, D.C. Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 2005, Falls Church, Falls Church Cnty, VA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F227  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Lucy Lillian Bready Snouffer
    Lucy Lillian Bready Snouffer
    Courtesy of Charlotte Layton; edited by Wm. C. Snouffer

  • Notes 
    • The Montgomery County [MD] Sentinel, p. 3 (28 Aug 1896) reported that "The County School Commissioners met last Tuesday. The following names are mentioned: ... Lucy Bready, ***." John D. Bowman, Guide to Selections from the Montgomery County [MD] Sentinel, 1893-1896, p. 178 (2007).

      Two years later the Sentinel, p. 3 (26 Aug 1898), reported that "The School Board met Tuesday [23 Aug], with the following names mentioned: ... Lucy Bready...." John D. Bowman, Guide to Selections from the Montgomery County [MD] Sentinel, 1897-1901, p. 67 (2007).

      The Washington [D.C.] Post, p. 2 (12 Nov 1905), reported:
      "C. T. Snouffer -- Miss L. L. Bready.
      "Special to The Washington Post.
      "Rockville, Md Nov 11 -- Miss Lucy L. Bready, daughter of Mrs Dorothy Bready, of Unity, this county, and Charles T Snouffer, son of the late G Fenton Snoufer [sic] of Gaithersburg were married here by Rev Thomas J Packard rector of Christ Episcopal Church, this place. The ceremony was performed at the home of a relative of the bride in Rockville."

      The 1920 census lists Charles T. Snouffer, 42, an elevator operator for a "Railway Sta," living with his wife Lucy, 41, and 4 children: William F, 13; Alice M, 8; Mary L, 6; and Sothoron, 4 & 5/12ths. 1920 U.S. Census, Washington, D.C. (T 625, Roll 209, stamped p. 205B).

      The 1930 census lists "Lucy L" Snouffer as a 52 year old widow, born in Maryland, living with her children: "William F," 23, a machinist in a motorcycle repair shop; Mary L, 17; Alice D, 19; Sothoron K, 14; and "Anna H," 10. All children were born in Maryland, except Anna, who was born in D.C. 1930 U.S. Census, Prct 9, Washington, D.C. (T 626, Roll 299, stamped p. 226).

      The 1939 BOYD'S DIRECTORY, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, p. 1191 (R.L. Polk & Co. 1939), lists "Snouffer Lucy L (wid Chas) h 1119 Staples ne."

      The 1942 BOYD'S DIRECTORY, DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, p. 1522 (R.L. Polk & Co. 1942), lists "Snouffer Lucy L (wid C T) h 1119 Staples ne."

      The [Frederick, MD] News, p. 9 (25 Jun 1947):
      "The tenth annual reunion of the Bready family was held Sunday on the original homestead, 'Roger's Chance,' near Norwood, Montgomery County, with some fifty members in attendance. It was nearly 100 years ago that David Bready, descendant of the original George Bready, of Pennsylvania, established the family there in 1849.
      " *** [Among births during the year was] a daughter, Charlotte Marie Harper, daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Southern [sic] Snouffer Harper, born last August, granddaughter of Lucy B. Snouffer...."
    • Obituary, The Washington [D.C.] Post, p. C-4 (18 May 1980):
      "Snouffer, Lucy Bready
      "On Friday, May 16, 1980, at Fairfax Nursing Home, Lucy B. Snouffer, of McLean, Va., beloved wife of the late Charles Thomas Snouffer [died. She was the] mother of Alice D. Everling, of Minford, Ohio, Mary L. Spangler, of McLean, Va., Helene A. Lunson, of Arlington, Va., William F. Snouffer and Sothoron K. Harper [of Washington, D.C.]. She also is survived by six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.... [F]uneral services will be held Monday, May 19, 1 p.m. Interment Rockville Union Cemetery."

      An identical obituary was published in the [Washington, D.C.] Evening Star, p. 83 (18 Mar 1980).

    • Lucy Bready Snouffer is buried in the Rockville, MD, Cemetery. See: http://ftp.rootsweb.com/pub/usgenweb/md/montgomery/cemeteries/rockville4.txt (accessed Mar 2006); see also: http://usgwarchives.net/md/montgomery/tsimages/rockburials/sect8/rock-s2.html (accessed Apr 2009).

  • Sources 
    1. [S104] WASH DC Census 1930|, Washington, D.C., 1930 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), (T626, Roll 299, ED 260, p. 15A).

    2. [S37] Ancestry Tree - Mann|, James D. Hug, "Mann_2011-12-09", (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/33020986/listofallpeople).

    3. [S17] Charlotte Layton - 2 |, Charlotte Harper Layton, "Layton Family Tree" , (www.Ancestry.com; contact Charlotte Layton at cmairelayton@aol.com), (\ul http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/10250134/person\ulnone : accessed Aug 2009).

    4. [S719] Spangler, Mary Snouffer - 2|, Mary Snouffer Spangler, "Family Group Sheet" (personal knowledge & data from a family Bible) : Jan 2003 [copies possessed by Charlotte (Harper) Layton and Wm. C. Snouffer].

    5. [S281] Social Security|, U.S. Social Security Admin., Social Security Death Index, (https://search.ancestry.com/search/db.aspx?dbid=3693).

    6. [S85] Spangler, Mary Snouffer|, Mary Snouffer Spangler, "Ancestor Chart", (Report to James Wood, Jr. : 7 Jan 1980).

    7. [S132] Tombstone|, Tombstone.

    8. [S504] USGenWeb Project |, The USGenWeb Project, (The USGenWeb Project, www.usgenweb.org).

    9. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com).

    10. [S17] Charlotte Layton - 2 |, Charlotte Harper Layton, "Layton Family Tree" , (www.Ancestry.com; contact Charlotte Layton at cmairelayton@aol.com).

    11. [S89] WFT|, Family Tree Maker, "World Family Tree", (The Learning Company, Inc., Cambridge, MA, and Broderbund Software Co., Novato, CA [Genealogy "Trees" submitted by various contributors (shown by CD vol #, Tree # )] ), v.20, t.2338.