The Chorn family pose for a summer photo. Shown are Etheredge Chorn, Helen Elizabeth Chorn Beard, Annie Etheredge Chorn and James Bratton Chorn. Annie and James Chorn were married Aug. 19, 1884. James "Jim" Chorn was a pharmacist in Mansfield for more than 50 years. Etheredge Chorn became a physician in Fort Worth, and Helen Chorn married James Hubert Beard.
To learn more about Mansfield history, check out the Mansfield Historical Museum, 102 N. Main St., open 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Admission is free. For more info, call 817-473-4250, email firstname.lastname@example.org or go to mansfieldhistory.org.
Photo courtesy of the Mansfield Historical Society.
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