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An extraordinary cultural relic and historically important acquisition by GoodwillGenealolgists.com Yves Frantz Loys Marie Le Pelley du Manoir, known as Yves du Manoir (born: August 11, 1904, Vaucresson, France died: January 2, 1928, Reuilly, France) _________________________________________ Consisting of over 600 … Continue reading
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Wolcott, Walcott, Wheeler, Brigham Family Album This is little photo album of tintypes and cdv’s has so many identifications! Amazingly there are even portraits of some family members from infancy through early childhood. The album itself is in fabulous condition. The … Continue reading
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Galer Family Bible This lovingly inscripted bible is in remarkable condition. Though the binding is failing, the interior of the bible is amazing! It hardly has any of the spotting one often sees in old documents and books. The script … Continue reading
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John Andreas Doktor Birth 25 Dec 1839 in Bohemia Death: 22 Jan 1927 in Le Sueur, Minnesota This “illuminated death announcement” along with a few family photos have been on the shelf for quite some time and luckily when … Continue reading
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This unusual piece of family history comes from a reseller in Pennsylvania. It is Julia A. Noblet’s testimony against her husband, Wm T Noblet, of Kane Pennsylvania for the crime of bigamy. It is a fascinating look at how easy it was … Continue reading
(Adapted from Nobel Lectures, Peace 1926-1950, Editor Frederick W. Haberman, Elsevier Publishing Company, Amsterdam, 1972) by Goodwill Genealogists 2012 Ralph Johnson Bunche (7 August 1904- 9 December 1971) was born in Detroit, Michigan. His father, Fred (F Douglass) Bunche, … Continue reading
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Tagged Black History, Civil Rights, Harvard, Howard Univerity, International Diplomacy, Middle East Peace, Nobel Peace Prize, Ralph Bunch, UCLA, United Nations
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Dorman Family Estate Collection. Through a good friend, Lori, in California we acquired a few eye catching photos from a recent estate sale, including a stunning 1850’s era Daguerreotype of Timothy Augustus Dorman the Dorman family patriarch from Ashtabula County Ohio, … Continue reading
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We found this single Cabinet Card photo with the name “MR Redmond” in cursive script on the back… a little of our specialized Goodwill Genealogists sleuthing skills have identified the pretty young woman as: May Rose Redmond Birth Nov 1877 … Continue reading
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Fannie May Fager was born in Long Branch Illinois in 1870. The daughter of Charles Calvin Fager. (originally from Harrisburg, Dauphin, Pennsylvania) The family lived in the Havana Illinois area. In 1885 Fannie started a small keepsake album and over the … Continue reading
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These are the guardianship papers for a group of 6 children from the Koucher family of Canajoharie in Montgomery County, NY. Guardianship was transfered to Nancy Koucher. The children each have a document in their name. Peter Koucher, Nelson Koucher, Jacob Koucher, Catherine Koucher, Lucy Koucher, … Continue reading