Appley-Geer Families - LFJGill
Mary Jane Brown (Mrs. Edwin) Appley, Nellie Appley Geer's mother, Sarah Geer Gill Geer's maternal grandmother, Don Gill's & siblings' maternal great grandmother, Don Gill kids' & Gill cousins' great great grandmother. 

"Grandma Appley was jolly, fat and pretty with black hair which came to her shoulders in curls 
all around and would bob about to the delight of her grandbabies as she shook her head in play at them." 

"This Christmas, Grandma Appley went to spend with Aunt Lillian.  She caught a bad cold, had pneumonia 
and never went back to her earthly home.  On New Year's day she was gone."  --from Edna Geer Henry's memoir

Born Nov. 27, 1838. Died Jan 1, 1896, Aged 57 yrs.
Packer Cemetery, Packerville Baptist church, Plainfield, CT
(Photo in collection of Nancy Geer Despres.)

Mary Jane Brown (Mrs. Edwin) Appley, Nellie Appley Geer's mother, Sarah Geer Gill Geer's maternal grandmother, Don Gill's & siblings' maternal great grandmother, Don Gill kids' & Gill cousins' great great grandmother. "Grandma Appley was jolly, fat and pretty with black hair which came to her shoulders in curls all around and would bob about to the delight of her grandbabies as she shook her head in play at them." "This Christmas, Grandma Appley went to spend with Aunt Lillian. She caught a bad cold, had pneumonia and never went back to her earthly home. On New Year's day she was gone." --from Edna Geer Henry's memoir Born Nov. 27, 1838. Died Jan 1, 1896, Aged 57 yrs. Packer Cemetery, Packerville Baptist church, Plainfield, CT (Photo in collection of Nancy Geer Despres.)