Chester County, PA dated 1827
This graphic Chester County sampler was worked by Elizabeth Yearsley at age 17. She married her neighbor William
Otley in 1836. Note: Elizabeth's sister Mary Ann married William Otley's brother Alban.
The sampler is inscribed: Elizabeth Yearsleys work in the 17th/ year of her age 1827 and at the bottom, Mary Taylor
This sampler is accompanied with extensive research information.
A similar sampler naming the same teacher was worked by Adaline Coburn in 1827.
Silk on linen gauze; 27 1/2" x 34" framed.
STEPHEN & CAROL HUBER
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