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Orvilla (as she was always known) was born in 1841 and died in 1924. Her father, William H. Cooper was a Private in the Army during the Civil War being a member of the 2nd New York Cavalry. Her mother was Laura Mariah Castle. William & Laura Cooper where short time residents of Broadalbin, Fulton County, New York where Orvilla became acquainted with Augustus Fox. Orvilla's parents decided to move to Manlius, Onondaga county, New York in 1861 so shortly after the Coopers moved away Augustus decided he had fallen in Love with Orvilla so he followed her to Manlius and they were married out there. Augustus & Orvilla returned to Broadalbin, Fulton County, New York and continued their residence in that place for most of their lives.
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Augustus Fox (as he was always known) was born in 1841 and died in 1908. He was a direct descendant of Thomas Fox of Concord, Massachusetts through his paternal line and of George Soule/Sowle, a passenger on The Mayflower through his paternal grandmother, Anna (Sowle) Fox. He was an only son of Enos C. and Harriet (Moore/Gage)? Fox. Augustus was married to Amanda Orvilla Cooper and had the following children: Laura Mariah, Robert Dennis (my paternal grandfather), Sarah Anneliza, Nellie Viola, William Delbert, Bertha Jennett, George A., & Lena May.
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A photo of Josephine (Tuttle) Rorick, my Maternal Great Grandmother. She was born May 1863 in Alexandria, Virginia in one of the Army Camps where her father, John W. Tuttle was stationed as a soldier in the New York 153rd Regiment, Infantry. Her mother went to Virginia with her husband, John and assisted her country by doing huge clothes washing chores for the Army.
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This photo of John J. Winney, my paternal Great Grandfather, was taken by The David Scidmore Photo Studio in Gloversville, Fulton County, New York sometime previous to December 3rd, 1897 when he passed away.
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A photo of Robert McBride and his family
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A photo of James Johnson
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A photo of the Johnson Family
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A photo of Carrie Johnson
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A photo of Bessie Johnson
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A photo of Annie Johnson
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A photo of Alice Johnson
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A photo of the Johnson family
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A photo of a Johnson man
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A photo of a Johnson man
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A photo of Paul Forsythe and Friend
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A photo of Ora, Bessie, and Jessie Mauk on the Boiler place. Working hard !
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A photo of Ethel Leora Mauk, known as Ora
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A photo of Jessie (Mauk) Forsythe
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A photo of Bessie (Mauk) Clements
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A photo of my granddad, William Avery Pershall as a child and his siblings. I am unsure which siblings are who. Believed to of been taken in Oklahoma.
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This is a picture of my great grandparents, Bertha Rosella Smith and William Roosevelt Turner. I am unsure of the exact date but it is before 1925 and after 1920. William died before my grandmother was born from a ruptured appendix in September of 1925.
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A photo of the George Monroe Brown family. Left to right: Ira, Hiram, George, Allie Jane, Ben, Minnie. Behind Ira & Hiram is their brother-in-law Tolbert Steel, who was married to Allie Jane. On front row are Zelma and May.
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A photo of George Monroe Brown. George was married to Minnie Elizabeth Eastwood. George & Minnie are buried at Alvord, TX
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A photo of Minnie Elizabeth (Eastwood) Brown, daughter of Hiram Edward and Emily Allifair Caraway Eastwood. She married George Monroe Brown. Minnie & George are buried in Alvord, TX.
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A photo of Mike Zeis
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A photo of the marriage certificate of Ernestine (Meta) Kühnberg and August Friedrich Louis Kuhnberg
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A photo of an advertisement for a Kuhnberg business.
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A photo of June (Kuhnberg) McBride and Annamarie Kuhnberg
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A photo of Karl Fredrik Albert Thommessen and Randi Thommessen, they are the couple standing in the left of the image. I do not know who the bride is, or the rest of the wedding guests.Wedding in the 1950's?
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A photo of the Cisco family taken in Chowchilla, CA mid 1940's. My dad, William Guy Cisco (1st guy on the far left) was 15 or 16 then. The gray haired lady next to him is Martha E Eaton Harvey, his grandmother & mother to his father Guy L Cisco. Others in this photo are My dad's mother Mary Jennie Shinn Cisco, Mary Jane, Daisy, Martha, Gene, Charles, Grace, & Donald Cisco.
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