The Genealogy Research of Lynne Roberts

Scrapbooks:  The Family of Gilchrist and Comfort (Dorsey) Porter II

John Dorsey Porter
John Dorsey Porter, standing in front of the G. P. Roberts home in Stockton, CA, where he lived for several years.  Son of Gilchrist and Comfort Porter

Comfort Dorsey (Porter) Smith
b. 1857, MO - d. 1950, CA
Daughter of Gilchrist and Comfort

Lou Eleanor Ewing, Nellie Young and Ella Levering
From left:  Nellie (Roberts) Young, Ella (Porter) Levering and Lou Eleanor (Dorsey) Ewing - the granddaughter, daughter, and sister-in-law, respectively of Gilchrist and Comfort Porter.

Annie Dorsey Porter
Annie Dorsey Porter (Left)
"Aunt Nannie"

Beloved Aunt of the three Roberts children - Gilchrist, Nellie and Annie - left to be raised by their grandparents, Gilchrist and
Comfort (Dorsey) Porter after the death of their mother, Julia (Porter) Roberts.  "Aunt Nannie" stepped in and gave them the
love and attention they craved.  They were devoted to her.


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