Category Archives: Goodwill Hunter

A Photo Journal: Yves Le Pelley Du Manoir, French Aviator & Rugby Legend

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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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“Illuminated” Death Announcement of John Andreas Doktor

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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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Ralph Johnson Bunche– an Extraordinary Life

(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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Dorman Family Estate Collection, Ashstabula Ohio, Pasadena California

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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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Cabinet Card photo circa 1895 of May Rose Redmond, Ashtabula, Ohio

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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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Precious Keepsake Album: Fannie May Fager b. 1870 in Long Branch, Bath County, IL

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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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VARNER Family Photo Album, Georgia

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New photos added 1 Mar 2011 A wonderful family photo album form the Atlanta and Dublin Georgia areas. The photos appear to range from the very early 1900’s through to the 1950-60’s. Other surnames: DALEY, PRICE Obituary: James Edison Varner Jr … Continue reading

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Photo Album/Scrapbook: Penrose, Sward, Barker, Garey families of Guernsey County, Ohio

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Jackson, Guernsey Co. Ohio “Our Family 1900-1949” A well cared for and nicely prepared family photo album and scrapbook found on Ebay. Many wonderful photographs and a few precious family mementos like a “perfect attendance” certificate dated 1894 to Joseph … Continue reading

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Fasullo/Merlo family photo album, turn-of-the-century Flatbush, Brooklyn New York

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All we have is one wedding announcement to identify the family in this small photo album with 36 images of street scenes in NY, Niagra Falls, miltary men and what looks like a family farm. The Fasullo family from Flatbush, … Continue reading

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The Hamilton Family of North Carolina

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Goodwill Genealogists Featured Family The Hamilton Family of North Carolina by Gordon Hamilton The following photographs are from the Gordon family tree, and tell something of the life of Black Americans from the western part of North Carolina:  (Polk, Henderson … Continue reading

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