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East Walnut Street Watseka, IL

East Walnut Street Watseka, IL

Postcard of East Walnut Street in Watseka, IL

Ephraim and Emma (Reinhard) Morrissette Wedding

Ephraim and Emma (Reinhard) Morrissette Wedding

Ephraim and Emma (Reinhard) Morrissette Wedding in Illinois.
Marriage: 13 June 1936 St. Anne, IL
(William "Billy" Reinhard Ephraim Joseph Morrissette, Emma Irene Reinhard and Lucille (Hubert) Reinhard)

Edna Fern (Sears) Sanders with siblings Eva and Carrol L. Sears

Edna Fern (Sears) Sanders with siblings Eva and Carrol L. Sears

Edna Fern (Sears)Sanders with her surviving siblings: Eva and Carrol L. Sears. A brother Willard Vic. Sears is buried at Eagle River Cemetery in Wisconsin. Their family was from Edgar Co. IL and Medford, Oregon
Parents: Henry Albert and Minnie (Cartright)Sears.
Grandparents: William I. and Della May (Wilison) Cartright and William H. and Mary Ida (Good) Sears
Great Grandparents: Joseph and Nancy Agnes (Gibbs)Cartright and Jacob and Sarah (Yaeger) Sears. All of the Cartright grandparents listed are buried in Edgar Co. IL and Clark Co. IL. The Sears Grandparents listed lived in Paris, Edgar Co. IL and Dolson, Clark Co. IL.

Edna Fern Sears Sanders

Edna Fern Sears Sanders

Edna Fern Sears Sanders Daughter of Henry Albert and Minnie (Cartright) Sears. Her family was from the towns of Dolson and Paris in Edgar County, IL. Her father's side was from Edgar Co. and also Medford, Oregon. She came to New Orleans where she lived for many years. She died in Metairie, La. after Hurricane Katrina.

Laura Ida (Reinhard) Russell

Laura Ida (Reinhard) Russell

Laura (Reinhard) Russell daughter of Philip Louis and Anna Louise (Lohmann) Reinhard.
Granddaughter of Christian and Philippina (Reinhard-"maiden name")Reinhard. Reinhard grandparents were from the Oberbieber and Rensdorf regions in Germany. The grandparents came to Lowell, and Watertown in Dodge county, Wisconsin around 1850 a just prior to this date. Laura was born in Watertown, Wisconsin. Her father Philip came to Iroquois county, IL with his family.
Laura was also the granddaughter of Gerhard and Louisa (Virchow) Lohmann who were from Germany. The Virchow family came from Pomer, Germany and came to Dodge/ Jefferson county in Wisconsin. Laura was the wife of Ralph Douglas Russell (1st husband) and mother to Merle Russell (Airforce Veteran)of Indiana, Dorthy Meta (Russell) Kern of Delray, Florida, & Florence Russell Caldwell. She is buried at the Old Burg Cemetery in Iroquois county, IL where some of her Reinhard family are also buried.

Morrissette Sons of Toussaint and Lamina Morrissette

Morrissette Sons of Toussaint and Lamina Morrissette

Morrissette Sons of Toussaint and Lamina "Mina" (Bellegarde/ Bellgard)Morrissette
Grandsons of Francois and Marguerite (Boucher) Morrissette and Augustin and Marie-Clarisse (Maillet) Bellegarde/Bellgard
Back row left to right: Arthur, Edward, Thomas,
Front row left to right: William, August, George T., Toussaint
Photograph taken 1904