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McBride Album cover

McBride Album cover

An album of 50 photos, 25 of which are tintypes, contains photos of William McBride (1838-1884) and his wife Elizabeth Gaemlich, their children, brothers, sisters and their spouses and children. More than half the photos are not identified.

William McBride's father David (1795-1867) was one of 10 boys born to James McBride (who arrived in America in 1772) and Sarah Sprouls. He settled near Canonburg on land owned by George Washington and was later ejected. For further information visit McBride article at or Second McBride article at

The McBride family lived in Washington and Allegheny Counties, PA.

Submitted by Linda C. Wilson, great granddaughter of William and Elizabeth McBride, granddaughter of Myrtle McBride and daughter of Catherine McConnell

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