Speer Family Gathering
From left: Harland Speer's wife, Laura (Edward's wife), Naomi Nave, Great-Grandmother Ida Souther Speer, Mrs Simmons (neighbor), Aunt Nannie (Albert's wife). Children are Martha (Edward's daughter),Gertrude,Edgar as infant, Billy Speer, and Orvetta on right.
Grandmother Susie Speer Owsley, Edgar held by mother Naomi Nave, Great-Grandmother Ida Speer
Some historical information about Ida Souther Speer came to light in a 2007 email from researchers in PeeWee Valley, Kentucky, where she apparently lived as a child.