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Peter Holmquist

Peter Holmquist

Born 1862 in Sweden. Arrived in the United States in 1883 and moved to Cadillac, Wexford County, Michigan. This photo was taken in the early 1890s. Peter married Johanna Nielson and they had nine children, eventually moving to Tustin, Osceola County, Michigan. Peter died in 1943 at the age of 81.

Gerrit & Sylvia VanHolstyn

Gerrit & Sylvia VanHolstyn

Gerrit VanHolstyn (1887-1973) and Sieb "Sylvia" DeJong (1892-1980) were married in the Netherlands and had nine children. They moved to the United States in 1949 and seven of their grown children eventually moved to west Michigan. Two of those later married and moved to Canada. Two daughters remained in the Netherlands. This is their wedding photo taken around 1914.

Dunklin County Old Courthouse

Dunklin County Old Courthouse

Dunklin County Old Courthouse

Captain Cleatus W. Bunch, US 8th Air Force, England WW2

Captain Cleatus W. Bunch, US 8th Air Force, England WW2

Captain Cleatus W. Bunch, US 8th Air Force, Black Pool England, WW2. He was an Aircraft Maintenance Officer in charge of repairing WW2 bombers.

Brady Milton, back

Brady Milton, back

Back of previous photo titled "Brady Milton." Looks like this was made in Warsaw, Poland?

Brady Milton

Brady Milton

Small photocard of young man with dark hair & spectacles. I believe this was made in Poland as all the imprinting on this card looks to be in Polish. His name is written on the back in pencil along with other information I can't make out.

Purchased @ Blue Moon Antiques, Pensacola, FL; vendor #1106.