Davis family reunion Sept. 15The 80th Davis family reunion will be held at 1 p.m. Sept. 15 at Pleasant Grove United Methodist Church, Green Valley Road, Md. 75, Ijamsville. This reunion brings together the descendants of Jenkin Davies, who emigrated from South Wales to Pennsylvania around 1715. His grandson Richard (1754-1791) is the ancestor of many Maryland Davises. Dinner is potluck. Bring plates, utensils and beverages for your family and a main dish plus a salad, side dish or dessert to share. Bring mementos. Photos, books, quilts, Bibles, tools, furniture, ledgers — things that belonged to our ancestors — are always of interest. For more information, contact Tom Whelan, reunion president, at tkwhelan@verizon.net. Contact historian Michael Warner at m24gen@gmail.com with news about births, marriages and deaths in your family.

Smith/Orem family reunionThe Smith/Orem family reunion will be held Sept. 15 at the Carrollton Park pavilion, at Prospect and Center streets, Frederick. Those attending are asked to bring a covered dish for all to share and a cake or an item for the white elephant auction or cake walk. All are welcome. For more information, contact Adam Rice at 301-790-4084.

Classes of 1967 to celebrate 70The Frederick High School and Gov. Thomas Johnson High School classes of 1967 will get together to celebrate their 70th birthdays on Sept. 21. For more information on the event, contact Joan Brengle Shaw at lwjlshaw@comcast.net.

FHS Class of 1955 reunionFrederick High School Class of 1955 will hold their 64th reunion luncheon at Mountain Gate Restaurant in Thurmont on Oct. 19 from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. If you plan to attend this event, send your check by Oct. 11 in the amount of $18 payable to Frederick High School Class of 1955 and send to Harold Staley, 10935 Old Frederick Road, Thurmont, MD 21788. If you have an email address, include this information with your check as well as any changes to your address or phone number. If you cannot attend, send any updated information about you for class files. Also, email HMSPutter@aol.com or call 301-748-1708 if you have any information on classmates that may have a change of address or are deceased.

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