The above oil painting hang in the home of South Trimble Lynn, Sr. in Darnestown Maryland.
Major Gen. Thomas Acheson Miniature on Ivory.
James Cummins Acheson, a son of Thomas Acheson and Jane Cummins Acheson, was born August 8, 1810 in Washington, Pennsylvania. He married Lavinia Northrop in Franklin, Ohio on October 15, 1838. Lavinia was born in Ohio in 1820 and died in Catonsville, Baltimore, MD on September 8, 1897. James died on January 12, 1870 in Wheeling, W VA.
Lavinia Northrup Acheson (1820-1897)
Mary Jane Acheson was the daughter of James Cummins Acheson and Lavinia Northrop Acheson. Mary Jane was born on May 28, 1840 in Columbus, Ohio. She married Capt. David Lynn III, CSA.