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Photos

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John finishing at the Valley of the Flowers Marathon in Lompoc, California, 1990
John finishing at the Valley of the Flowers Marathon in Lompoc, California, 1990
From the Zentmyer Collection. John at the age of 78 won first place in his division Men 70-79, so beating all those young guys in their early seventies.
 
  30 May 2020
Los Angeles Times 17 Nov 1918 featuring the George and Mary Zentmyer and sons John and George Jr.
Los Angeles Times 17 Nov 1918 featuring the George and Mary Zentmyer and sons John and George Jr.
From the Zentmyer Collection, Mary holding George Jr., John walking between Mary and George. They were not identified in the article. They were likely returning to their temporary residence at the home of Mary's aunt, Alfaretta (Retta) Strahorn Scott, and her husband Waldo.

 
  30 May 2020
George Zentmyer in South America
George Zentmyer in South America
George traveled widely in his research to isolate Phytophthora cinnamomi as the cause of the decline of the avocado industry in California, and to develop new avocado strands which were resistant to it. 
  29 May 2020
Likely death Record for Kenneth Brereton
Likely death Record for Kenneth Brereton
In New York, 18 Apr 1958. Census records do not reveal any other candidate for the Kenneth Brereton in this death record, whose birth year matches the Kenneth Brereton born in New Haven. 
  18 May 2020
Kenneth Brereton, Assistant Manager, Hotel Belvedere New York 1949
Kenneth Brereton, Assistant Manager, Hotel Belvedere New York 1949
This photo is from an article about the Hotel Bevedere in the Saturday Evening Post, 15 Jan 1949
Photo courtesy Benjamin Barbour  
  14 May 2020
Lucille Rich, dancer
Lucille Rich, dancer
Photo courtesy Benjamin Barbour 
  14 May 2020
Wedding Announcement for Kenneth Brereton and Lucille Rich
Wedding Announcement for Kenneth Brereton and Lucille Rich
Lucille was a Broadway dancer of some renown.  
  14 May 2020
Actual Death Notice for Kenneth Brereton
Actual Death Notice for Kenneth Brereton
We subsequently came across this notice, which confirms the information in the record above. 
  14 May 2020
Dwaine Marlow Robison
Dwaine Marlow Robison
1940 High School Graduation photo
 
  9 May 2020
A young Dwaine Marlow Robison
A young Dwaine Marlow Robison
About eighteen months old 
  9 May 2020

Individuals

 ID   Last Name, Given Name(s)   Born/Christened   Last Modified 
I176 
ZENTMYER, Dr. George Aubrey Jr. 
b. 9 Aug 1913  North Platte, Lincoln, Nebraska  29 May 2020
I3873 
ZENTMEYER, Elizabeth Ann 
b. 13 Nov 1939  Green Bay, Brown, Wisconsin  19 May 2020
I3872 
BARBOUR, Henry Chittenden 
b. 29 Jul 1911  Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Württemberg, Germany  17 May 2020
I535 
WATTS, Eva Frances 
b. 17 Apr 1916  Wales, Cavalier, North Dakota  17 May 2020
I534 
BRERETON, Kenneth LeRoy 
b. 31 Jul 1908  New Haven, Connecticut  17 May 2020
I3871 
RICH, Lucille 
b. Abt 1918  Pennsylvania  14 May 2020
I3869 
BRERETON, Jeffrey 
b. 20 Jan 1942  New Haven, New Haven, Connecticut  14 May 2020
I3870 
BRERETON, Susan 
   14 May 2020
I85940 
ROBISON, Dwaine Marlow Sr. 
b. 28 Jun 1922  Scandia, Republic, Kansas  9 May 2020

Families

 ID   Father ID   Father's Name   Mother ID   Married   Last Modified 
 F821  I1404  Edward Peter ZENTMEYER  I1410  18 Feb 1839  19 May 2020
 F1450  I3872  Henry Chittenden BARBOUR  I535  1946  17 May 2020
 F1451  I534  Kenneth LeRoy BRERETON  I3871  Feb 1948  14 May 2020
 F582  I534  Kenneth LeRoy BRERETON  I535  Abt 1941  14 May 2020