Portraits

Photographs and paintings of our ancestors
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In the far past, we had paintings of family members - most usually these were reserved for the well off. The era of modern photography began with the daguerreotype, in 1839. Since the advent of photography, many (if not most) of our ancestors have been documented. The following are the individual paintings and photos of our grandmothers and grandfathers.
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A photo of Mary Pauline Davis taken about 1928
People in this photo:
Aug 3, 1902 - Aug 24, 1992
Added Jan 29, 2016 by: David Burton
David Burton
13 favorites
A photo of Alick Newberg
People in this photo:
May 26, 1894 - September 1982
Added Jan 28, 2016 by: Darla Elizabeth
Darla Elizabeth
3 favorites
A photo of John Severin Rabitaile
People in this photo:
Unknown - Unknown
Added Jan 27, 2016 by: Richard Rabitaille
Richard Rabitaille
61 favorites
A photo of Beatrice LaPierre Wilson
People in this photo:
Nov 26, 1911 - Nov 27, 1962
Added Jan 26, 2016 by: Sharon LaPierre
Sharon LaPierre
33 favorites
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This is a photo of Margaret Marie Hutcherson added by Donna Ridley on September 28, 2020.
People in this photo:
1916 - Unknown
Added 12:40 pm by: Donna Ridley
Donna Ridley
173 favorites
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This is a photo of Selma Josund added by Carl Stewart on September 27, 2020.
People in this photo:
Jun 4, 1898 - August 1984
Added 5:32 pm by: Carl Stewart
Carl Stewart
12 favorites
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This is a photo of Donald R Ridley added by Donna Ridley on September 27, 2020.
People in this photo:
Jan 9, 1902 - Aug 19, 1998
Added 4:11 pm by: Donna Ridley
Donna Ridley
173 favorites
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This is a photo of Luba Rechbook added by Susan Cohen on September 27, 2020.
People in this photo:
May 25, 1897 - January 1981
Added Sep 27 by: Susan Cohen
Susan Cohen
25 favorites
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This is a photo of Marguerite Rogers Sutterfield added by Patti Cooper on September 27, 2020.
People in this photo:
Oct 11, 1922 - Sep 7, 2012
Added Sep 27 by: Patti Cooper
Patti Cooper
43 favorites
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This is a photo of Ralph Catino added by Wayne R. Garland on September 27, 2020.
People in this photo:
May 30, 1884 - July 1966
Added Sep 27 by: Wayne R. Garland
Wayne R. Garland
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This is a photo of Gerald E Sutterfield added by Patti Cooper on September 27, 2020.
People in this photo:
Apr 30, 1921 - Dec 19, 2006
Added Sep 27 by: Patti Cooper
Patti Cooper
43 favorites
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This is a photo of Georgiana Ridley added by Donna Ridley on September 26, 2020.
People in this photo:
1866 - Unknown
Added Sep 26 by: Donna Ridley
Donna Ridley
173 favorites
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This is a photo of Georgiana Ridley added by Donna Ridley on September 26, 2020.
People in this photo:
1866 - Unknown
Added Sep 26 by: Donna Ridley
Donna Ridley
173 favorites
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Joseph Harlen Lyons (24 December 1882 - 25 January 1953) is the only one of my grandparents that I ever met. Lawrence D. Pool Fresno, CA
People in this photo:
Dec 24, 1882 - Jan 25, 1953
Added Sep 25 by: Lawrence Pool
Lawrence Pool
26 favorites
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This is a photo of George W Gambrel added by Bernice Bradley on September 25, 2020.
People in this photo:
Nov 5, 1893 - January 1990
Added Sep 25 by: Bernice Bradley
Bernice Bradley
4 favorites
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This is a photo of Savely Pidris added by Lynn Spencer on September 25, 2020.
People in this photo:
Dec 2, 1902 - May 1979
Added Sep 25 by: Lynn Spencer
Lynn Spencer
13 favorites
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Eunice was 18 when this photo was taken.
People in this photo:
Unknown - Unknown
Added Sep 25 by: Ashley Mills
Ashley Mills
916 favorites
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This is a photo of Blossom M Epley added by Cindy Huey on September 25, 2020.
People in this photo:
Nov 13, 1927 - Jan 31, 2001
Added Sep 25 by: Cindy Huey
Cindy Huey
6 favorites
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This is a photo of Benjamin Franklin Alfonso Jr added by Cayla Alfonso on September 24, 2020.
People in this photo:
Sep 21, 1960 - Dec 23, 2017
Added Sep 24 by: Cayla Alfonso
Cayla Alfonso
24 favorites
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This is a photo of Mildred S Marseglia added by Connie Zamora on September 24, 2020.
People in this photo:
Nov 23, 1925 - Jan 13, 1999
Added Sep 24 by: Connie Zamora
Connie Zamora
23 favorites
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Boland Francis Dennis
People in this photo:
Unknown - Unknown
Added Sep 24 by: Ashley Mills
Ashley Mills
916 favorites
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This is a photo of Chone Friedman added by Ellen Terry Friedman on September 23, 2020.
People in this photo:
1855 - 1928
Added Sep 23 by: Ellen Terry Friedman
Ellen Terry Friedman
33 favorites
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Edgar Arzy Ridley, California
People in this photo:
Jul 7, 1881 - Mar 22, 1942
Added Sep 23 by: Donna Ridley
Donna Ridley
173 favorites
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Trained Opera Singer in his early years. He was an amazing singer.
People in this photo:
Mar 11, 1918 - Apr 12, 1989
Added Sep 23 by: Ellen Terry Friedman
Ellen Terry Friedman
33 favorites
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date/location unknown
People in this photo:
Jan 9, 1891 - Mar 4, 1951
Added Sep 23 by: Lynne Norris
Lynne Norris
32 favorites
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This is a photo of Billie B Patrick added by Marcia Patrick on September 23, 2020.
People in this photo:
May 31, 1926 - Jun 8, 2001
Added Sep 23 by: Marcia Patrick
Marcia Patrick
22 favorites
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This is a photo of Michael Yesk added by Michael Yesk on September 23, 2020.
People in this photo:
Unknown - Unknown
Added Sep 23 by: Michael Yesk
Michael Yesk
23 favorites
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This is a photo of William R Lacoste added by P.i. Indasky on September 23, 2020.
People in this photo:
Jan 3, 1925 - Apr 2, 1996
Added Sep 23 by: P.i. Indasky
P.i. Indasky
22 favorites
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This is a photo of Ado Cigelske added by Melinda Bolin on September 22, 2020. Ado Cigelske bottom photoTop photo , L to R. Youngest daughter Melinda (Mindy) , Oldest son Richard Ado, His wife Deltha Virginia Bloodworth Cigelske , Oldest living daughter Renita Joann ( Joann)
People in this photo:
May 7, 1926 - June 1974
Added Sep 22 by: Melinda Bolin
Melinda Bolin
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Ado's 6 children , the 7th. passed as an infant. . The three older girls are their mothers ( Deltha Bloodworth Cigelske Sisters.
People in this photo:
May 7, 1926 - June 1974
Added Sep 22 by: Melinda Bolin
Melinda Bolin
29 favorites
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Mary O. Swaney (holding baby), Stella Swaney (far right), Iva Swaney (top row girl), Grace Swaney (under Iva). The boys are Oscar, Clarence, and one I cannot recall. I will look this up. Uncertain of date or location.
Added Sep 22 by: Teresa Kindle
Teresa Kindle
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This is a photo of Verna Lavina (Giguiere) Ridley and Lafayette Lewis Ridley added by Donna Ridley on September 22, 2020.
People in this photo:
Unknown - Unknown
Added Sep 22 by: Donna Ridley
Donna Ridley
173 favorites
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Shorter stylish hairdo and a pretty dress. I don't know if this is her house or her Mom's house.
People in this photo:
Feb 4, 1926 - Jan 10, 2014
Added Sep 22 by: D.g. Guadan
D.g. Guadan
31 favorites
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This is a photo of Nellie May Dole wife of Arthur Elliot Dole, mother of Nellie Hazel Dole added by Wendy Beecher on September 22, 2020.
Added Sep 22 by: Wendy Beecher
Wendy Beecher
31 favorites
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This is a photo of Arthur Elliot Dole added by Wendy Beecher on September 22, 2020.
Added Sep 22 by: Wendy Beecher
Wendy Beecher
31 favorites
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This is a photo of Lloyd Fenske added by J Fenske on September 21, 2020.
People in this photo:
Jul 21, 1911 - May 1982
Added Sep 21 by: J Fenske
J Fenske
23 favorites
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This is a photo of Anyuta Lifshitz added by Marco Antonio on September 21, 2020.
People in this photo:
1928 - Sep 29, 1941
Added Sep 21 by: Marco Antonio
Marco Antonio
27 favorites
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This is a photo of William Rhesa Close added by Jesse Dean Williams on September 21, 2020.
People in this photo:
Sep 8, 1816 - Nov 28, 1906
Added Sep 21 by: Jesse Dean Williams
Jesse Dean Williams
292 favorites
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This is a photo of William Henry Williams added by Jesse Dean Williams on September 21, 2020.
People in this photo:
May 30, 1848 - Jan 7, 1917
Added Sep 21 by: Jesse Dean Williams
Jesse Dean Williams
292 favorites
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This is a photo of Belinda Vernon (Close) Williams added by Jesse Dean Williams on September 21, 2020.
People in this photo:
Dec 22, 1858 - Sep 24, 1926
Added Sep 21 by: Jesse Dean Williams
Jesse Dean Williams
292 favorites
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This is a photo of Zearl Ridley added by Donna Ridley on September 21, 2020.
People in this photo:
Dec 15, 1900 - Nov 20, 1965
Added Sep 21 by: Donna Ridley
Donna Ridley
173 favorites
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This is a photo of Alfred D Wright added by Carrie Wright on September 21, 2020.
People in this photo:
Jan 18, 1922 - Sep 24, 1990
Added Sep 21 by: Carrie Wright
Carrie Wright
46 favorites
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This is a photo of Richard Ernest Hemley added by Warren Penna on September 21, 2020.
People in this photo:
1896 - 1970
Added Sep 21 by: Warren Penna
Warren Penna
23 favorites
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This is a photo of Arnold Fletcher Meeker added by Brigette Meeker on September 20, 2020.
People in this photo:
Jun 8, 1905 - Jun 13, 1960
Added Sep 20 by: Brigette Meeker
Brigette Meeker
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