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The names written on the back of this photograph Amanda (Reinhard) and Anna (Bohn) 1918. This photograph came from a Reinhard photo album in Iroquois county, Illinois.
Amanda Reinhard (dark hair lady in the darker colored dress) was the daughter of Philip Louis and Anna Louise (Lohmann) Reinhard. Could the other lady be a maternal cousin of Amanda's through her mother's side of the family? The mother of Amanda was Anna Louise (Lohmann) Reinhard who had two sisters Martha Lohmann and Emma Sybilla Lohmann. Both sisters married Bohn brothers from Cresline, Germany. Martha Lohmann married Carl F. Bohn and had 2 sons Arthur and Webb. Emma Sybilla Lohmann married Herman Bohn. They had 3 kids Gerhard Herman, Anna Louise (Bohn) Syre and Lydia Emma (Bohn) Clark.
Amanda Reinhard married: Earl Letheby and Hugh Walker.
Reinhard family photograph taken on th 4th of July abt. 1918.
Back row left to right. John Elwood Bales?, his wife Meta (Reinhard) Bales?, Douglas "Doc" Russell, Laura Reinhard Russell? OR maybe Amanda Reinhard Letheby, Ralph Reinhard, mother Anna (Lohmann) Reinhard in the center holding the hands of her grandchildren. Unknown woman behind Anna, unknown man, Mary Melissa (Marxmiller) Reinhard, Roy Peter Reinhard, father-Philip Louis Reinhard and his youngest teenaged daughter Lula Irene Reinhard.
Front row children: Emma Irene Reinhard (daughter of Ralph and Mary), unknown boy-maybe Meta Bales son?, unknown little boy holding grandma Anna's hands, Merle Russell-toddler looking down holding his grandma's hands (Laura and Douglas' son), unknown girl holding flag might be Dorothy Russell (Laura and Douglas' daughter)?, little boy saluting is William Arthur Reinhard (son of Ralph and Mary).
Leonie (Cyrier) Martin Children (Roland, Lucille, Isabelle). Grandchildren of Noel and Emerentienne Elisabeth (Paradis) Cyrier of St. Anne, Kankakee County, IL.
Henry and Minnie Marie (Cartright) Sears of Paris, Edgar County, Illinois. They had 4 children: Willard Victor (died in Wisconsin), Carroll Lee (died in Indiana), Edna Fern Sanders (died in Metiarie, LA), and living female Sears.
Henry was the son of William H. and Mary Ida (Good) Sears of Edgar County, Illinois. Henry was the grandson of Jacob and Sarah (Yaegar) Sears of Clark County, Illinois. Minnie Marie was the daughter of William I and Della May (Willison) Cartright (of Dolson, Clark County Illinois). She was the granddaughter of Joseph and Nancy Agnes (Gibbs) Cartright of Edgar County Illinois.
Father and son: Henry Albert Sears and son Carroll Lee Sears.
This family of Sears moved from Edgar County, Illinois to Medford, Oregon and then came back to Edgar county, Illinois.
Henry was the son of William H. and Mary Ida (Good) Sears. Henry was married to Minnie Marie Cartright of Illinois, the daughter of William I. and Della May (Willison) Cartright of Clark County/ Edgar County area in Illinois.
Henry's father William H Sears was the son of Jacob and Sarah (Yaegar) Sears of Clark County, Illinois area.
I bought this picture in Van Buren Ar. It had been raining that day and I hated to walk away from this piture. I asked the lady that ran the yard sale about the picture if she knew anything anything about it. She said her sister buys up unwanted storage buildings across the line into Oklahoma and resells the items. I got the glass off the picture before it started sticking to hard to the glass. Some of the picture tore. If you know anyone that might be this baby (I would say it was taken in the 50's)please contact me, I would like to get it back to its family. email@example.com