Petit Point worked by Mrs. James Williamson, nee McKie, in Albany NY between 1861 and 1863. This is the time when her husband fought in the Civil War . James Williamson enlisted in Company D, 177th Regiment, NY Volunteers in October 1862. He was killed in action at Port Hudson, LA on May 27, 1863. Both are buried in the Albany Rural Cemetery, Sec. 12, Lot 3.