Contributed by letwet on 11/11/10 - Image Year: 1920
Sarah Bertha "Bertie" McMeen was the daughter of Robert E. and Elizabeth Jane (Robinson) McMeen. She was born September 1873 and married William Allen Groninger on March 25, 1896.
William was described as a well known citizen of Turbett Township who died at his home in Old Port on December 29, 1922, aged 47 years. Sarah Bertha, or Bertie, was aged 66 years, 6 months, and 8 days when was stricken with a heart attack in 1940.
They were active members of the Port Royal Presbyterian Church and its many different organizations and also were members of Turbett Grange.
The couple had four children: Elizabeth Matilda who married Joseph Wayne McCachren, Charlotte married to Dale Henry, Benjamin E. married to Marian Van Ormer, and Darwin married to Caroline Trucks.