No. 13065 Edward R. Moffitt
Photograph contained in an album at the Dorchester Historical Society of about 150 photos kept by Nathaniel R. Perkins, MD, who examined thousands of men who were going into the war, 1914-1918. Given by Mrs N. R. Perkins in accordance with instructions from her late husband, Dr. Nathaniel P. Perkins of 1122 Adams St, Dorchester. Index catalog has entries for the individuals.
Edward R Moffitt R C 19 Rosedale Street Dorchester age 19
Edward Moffitt, aged 22, of Dorchester, MA, married Jane Searing, aged 18, of Dorchester, MA; he was an electrician. Edward was born in Dorchester; Jane was born in So. Boston. They were married in Portsmouth Feb. 9, 1918. The groom’s father was Dr. Carl W. Moffitt of Dorchester, physician, and ismother was Fannie Wallace; the bride’s father was Samuel Stanley Searing, and her mother was Jane Belle Piayzant. Jane’s mother lived in Dorchester.