Wilfred-vs William Passmore
Stories by "Bertrande"
Just Around the Corner
( 2014--2015 -Somethings never change- This can still happen to Amtrak passenger trains.) "Kitty"
I have a feeling that Wilfred Passmore and William Passmore are the same person. (Another article by this man says William Passmore was from Gillette, Pa which is near Troy, Pa.)
The following notes are from Dick Riffle's Memoirs about the Morgan Creek Road residents that he knew . (This was posted on the LP Blog August 9, 2009 )
Next to (Bill Ayres) was Bill and Mary Passmore. He was the station agent at the Lindley railroad station. Mary was English and proudly called attention to her English Coat of Arms hanging on the wall.Rutty was their only child. Mary was very protective of him and never allowed him to leave the yard. This became an aggravation to him and at the age of 14 ran away from home. The police found him in Washington,D.C.. Shortly after high school,Rutty began to publish a newspaper called the " Bi -State Express". I helped him by getting paid ads from the local merchants in Lindley and Lawrenceville,Pa.
Glenwood Cemetery Troy, Penna.