Gertrude Leona McCracken 1908
Gertrude Leona McCracken was the daughter of Fred and Carrie McCracken of Butler. He was Butler's town electrician for many years and lived in a house provided by the city. At the time of the photo, taken when Gertrude was just four, she was an only child.
Gertrude (1904-1989) married Howard Sylvester Hilliard about 1919. They had 3 children: Thomas Richard 1923-1997), Jeanne Irene McCall (1920/21-1990), and Dorothy Schoffstall who resides near Philadelphia.
Submitted by Leona Hilliard, granddaughter of Gertrude Leona McCracken and daughter of Thomas Richard Hilliard