6 Photos - Dec 15, 2007
Photo: Reuben Wohlford SNOOK and probably his second wife, Elizabeth NEARHOOD.  The date written on this photo has to be incorrect, as this family wasn't in Montana until the 1880s.  This is my husband's 3rd-great-grandfather.  Scan of an original photo in the possession of Troy Midkiff, Vancouver, Washington, 2007.Photo: Izma May (WESTABY) LELAND and her mother Rebecca Catherine (SNOOK) WESTABY in front of Izma's store in Seattle, Washington.  Appears to be the late 1920s.  Scan of an original photo in the possession of Troy MIDKIFF, Vancouver, Washington, 2007.Photo: Three of four generations.  Back row, Helen Mary (WESTABY) MIDKIFF with her grandmother Rebecca Catherine (SNOOK) WESTABY and husband John Franklin MIDKIFF, Jr.  Front row, Norman, Carol and Troy MIDKIFF, children of Helen and John.  Taken c. 1944, probably in Mabton, Yakima Co., Washington.  Scan of an original photo in the possession of Troy MIDKIFF, Vancouver, Washington, 2007.Photo: Four generations.  Back row: George Rice WESTABY, III.  Middle row: Rebecca Catherine (SNOOK) WESTABY, Helen Mary (WESTABY) MIDKIFF, Rena (LERFALD) WESTABY, mother, daughter and wife of George, respectively.  Front row: Norman, Carol and Troy MIDKIFF, children of Helen.  Taken c. 1944, probably in Mabton, Yakima Co., Washington.  Photographer may have been John Franklin MIDKIFF, Jr., husband of Helen.  Scan of an original photo in the possession of Troy MIDKIFF, Vancouver, Washington, 2007.Photo: Button hook once belonging to Rebecca Catherine (SNOOK) WESTABY.  In the possession of Norman MIDKIFF, Spokane, Washington, 2007.Photo: "Mrs. R.C. Westaby in Elsie's Place"
Rebecca Catherine (SNOOK) WESTABY, date unknown, possibly 1920s, probably in Seattle, King Co., Washington
Original photo in the possession of Troy Midkiff, Vancouver, Washington, 2008