Saturday, October 25, 2014

Photo Number 1728

This is a Cabinet Card from Craig’s Collection.

Craig Louis Klumpp

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Louis Klumpp  9 yrs.

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Friday, October 24, 2014

Photo Number 1727

This is a photo from Craig’s Collection.
Craigs Chester Howell
Miller was the photographer in Arkansas City Kans
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Chester Howell  July 7 1901  1905 Chilocco School
Does he look about 14 or 15 to you…maybe an Eighth Grade Photo?
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Update from Iggy:
I think this is Chester Norman Howell (July 8, 1892 in Uniontown, Arkansas - Aug 20, 1964 in Okmulgee, Oklahoma

Chilocco Indian School was an agricultural school for Native Americans located in north-central Oklahoma from 1884 to 1980. It was located approximately 20 miles north of Ponca City, Oklahoma and seven miles north of Newkirk, Oklahoma, near the Kansas border. The name "Chilocco" is apparently derived from a Muscogee word meaning "big deer" or horse.

Arkansas City is about 7 miles north-northeast of the school.

Thursday, October 23, 2014

Photo Number 1726

This is a photo from Craig’s Collection.
Craigs  Men with horses
Craigs  Men with horses
Charley Weathered  H J Whittey Whitley Sr.
Craigs  Men with horses back
The photo may have belonged to a gal by the name of Polly Knapp her name is found on the back of the photo.
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Update from Iggy:
Charles Lewis Weathered (b. May 30, 1893 d. Jun. 19, 1957) in Norwich, Kingman County, Kansas - Find A Grave Memorial# 41521767. Norwich is 35 miles from Wichita. Charles had a sister, Laura May Weathered (1892-1968) that married Howard Jesse Whitley Sr. (b. Dec. 2, 1886 d. Apr. 9, 1973 : Find A Grave Memorial# 53629585). 

The two men in the photo are brother-in-laws. Howard and Laura had Howard Jesse Jr. (b. Mar. 20, 1919 d. Jun. 1, 1997 : Find A Grave Memorial# 53646645) Howard Jesse Whitley Jr.'s memorial has an obituary that states he was survived by "a sister, Pauline Knapp of Bellflower, Calif."

Wednesday, October 22, 2014

Photo Number 1725

This is a photo from Craig’s Collection.
Craigs  Isaac Emerson
Loucks Photo Co at 28 Central Ave Minneapolis was the photographer.  Further research finds a R.W. Loucks working at that address in 1903.
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Isaac Emerson    West Concord Minn
Isaac is probably about 20 years old in this photo.  West Concord is in Dodge County.
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Update:
 Isaac Emerson born June 9 1880 in Minnesota. Died June 20 1974 Goodhue County Minnesota. His parents were Ennert H. and Aase Buene. He married Anna S. Emerson. Siblings would be Rudolph, Joseph and Emma.

Iggy found out that he was a Minnesota Legislator from 1923 to 1930.   He graduated from the Minnesota School of Agriculture in 1903 so this is probably his graduation photo.

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Photo Number 1724

This is a photo from Craig’s Collection.
Craig Edith Buzzell
Olson must be the photographer.
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Edith Buzzell Plattsmouth, Neb
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Update from Iggy:
Edith Blanche Buzzell (July 17, 1878 - 15 Jul 1966 in Omaha, Douglas, Nebraska) was the daughter of Ira Artemas Buzzell and Mary M Pratt.

She married Frank L Clark and they had two children, Eva and Frank. The couple lived in Corning, Adams, Iowa in 1930.

Monday, October 20, 2014

Photo Number 1723

This is a photo from Craig’s Collection.
Craig Elizabeth Turner Owen
It is just a little smaller than a Cabinet Card. This photo is most likely from the 1880’s.  She is wearing a tight fitting jacket with a high white collar, lots of buttons and trims.  I will guess that she is 18 –20 years old.
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Elizabeth Turner Owen (your grandmother)
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Update from Iggy:  This is a good possibility.
Elizabeth Grace Turner Owen (9 Nov 1888 in Missouri - 10 Apr 1953 in San Bernardino, California) was an Owen that married a Leslie Turner 

Sunday, October 19, 2014

Photo Number 1722

This is a photo from Craig’s Collection.
Craigs Albert William and Marion
Three people on a porch.
Craigs Albert William and Marion
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Albert Marion Jones
Mary Ann Ettinger    Mother
William Weightman   Brother
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Update from Iggy:

Albert Marion Jones (6 Jun 1877 in Missouri - 19 Oct 1944 in Los Angeles) was the son of Mary Ann Ettinger/Weightman Jones.

It's a little confusing since Mary Ann apparently was widowed early (by 1900) and the census records of 1900, her last name is recorded as Ettiger and widowed. It would appear she was widowed twice?

She (Feb. 12, 1844 - Mar. 8, 1916) is Find A Grave Memorial# 91704256

ALbert's Uncle William (September 1871) was much younger than his mother - and maybe a half brother --

A family tree in Ancestry claims his parents are John Weightman (1817 – 1891) and Elizabeth Ann Siegrist (1826 – ?) Which would make his parents really oldsters then they had him.