- Aug 29, 2000
Well Old Beans! Here's a quest for a fair damsel. Mrs. Barbara Anderson McDermott, survivor of Lusitania, has not been able to find the grave of her mother, Emily Pybus Anderson (Mrs. Roland) and her baby brother Frank Anderson, aged 6 months. The family is from Darlington. Mother and baby never returned to America after Lusitania. One sister we know about is named Margaret Pybus-there is supposed to be a family plot. The baby may have been born Nov. 1915 and died perhaps in April or May of 1916- Emily may have died as early as 1916 also. The Pybuses were Quakers- Andersons, C of E. Please help us find them- I have assured Barbara Anderson McDermott that we have got the STUFF to FIND OUT! You have no idea what this means to a ninety-year young lady.Keep us posted- this is your finest hour!