Top left: William Eugene "Will" Snyder (1890-1969) and his father, Nicholas Grindstaff "Nick" Snyder (1863-1944). This photo was taken in the Reddies River Primitive Baptist Church graveyard, on the day of the funeral of Louise Jane Whittington Snyder (1863-1933). She died August 23, and was buried August 25, 1933. (Note 1) Nick and Lou were married 39 years. They lived in Wilkes County, NC, all of their lives.
Top right: This is the farm and house that Tom and Nora Snyder (parents of Neil in bottom left photo) bought near Winston-Salem in 1924. (Note 2) The woman on the porch may be Nora. They sold the house in 1925 to Mr. Bowles. (Note 3)
Bottom left: James Neil Snyder (1922-1993), son of Wiley Thomas "Tom" Snyder (1892-1988) and Nora Bessie McNeil Snyder (1900-1992).
Bottom right: Ila Margaret McNeil Vannoy (1898-1983), her husband Isaac Ransom Vannoy (1894-1979) and their oldest daughter, Eula May Vannoy Sharpe (1920-1993). Ila was Nora's sister.
- Wilkes County, North Carolina, death certificate no. 131 (1933), Louise Snyder; digital image, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., "North Carolina Death Certificates, 1909-1975," Ancestry.com (http://www.Ancestry.com : accessed 04 Jul 2011).
- Forsyth County, North Carolina, deeds, 1849-1927, 230: 226, J.P. Simmons and wife to W.T. Snyder and wife, 30 Apr 1924; microfilm C.038.40099.
- Forsyth County, North Carolina, deeds, 1849-1927, 243: 253, W.T. Snyder and wife to J.F. Bowles, 6 Apr 1925; microfilm C.038.40104.