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John Boner with Two Unknown Friends

John Boner with Two Unknown Friends

John Boner, seated, a merchant Tailor of Franklin, PA, and an interpreter for the Courthouse, with 2 unknown friends, standing.

John Boner was born in Austria 1874 and could speak five languages. He lived in Franklin most of his life and died in 1932.

Submitted by Kenneth E. Boner, grandson

Isabelo and Norma

Isabelo and Norma

This is the earliest known photograph (early 1960's) of my late parents: Isabelo Tinio Crisostomo of Tikiw, Nueva Ecija, Philippines, and Norma Fontanilla Fortes of Manila, Philippines.

Juan Fortes of Manila, Philippines, and his family

Juan Fortes of Manila, Philippines, and his family

This is the earliest known family photograph of Juan Fortes of Manila, Philippines, taken in the mid-1950's.

Norma Fontanilla Fortes of Manila, Philippines

Norma Fontanilla Fortes of Manila, Philippines

Earliest known picture of my late mother, Norma Fontanilla Fortes (1934-2004) of Manila, Philippines, taken in the early 1950's

Nicholas Thevenin and Mary Liter Loucks

Nicholas Thevenin and Mary Liter Loucks

Nicholas Thevenin left France and sailed on the American ship "Pennsylvania" (Capt. Harding) from Le Havre and reached Philadelphia on Feb. 26th. 1790. He then came to the town that is now known as Gallipolis, Ohio with a Ohio Company's attorney. Nicholas and most of his descendants remained in Gallipolis, Ohio area and some ventured to West Virginia across the Ohio River. He has a town just south of Gallipolis named for him, but the name was spelled as it sounded. It is called Thivener, Ohio. Many of the Thevenin descendants adopted the spelling of Thivener and some spell it Tivener & Tivner.

Nicholas Thevenin, b.1771 France Member of the "French 500" of Gallipolis, Ohio, died 20 Feb 1850 Gallia Co. Oh.

Mary Liter Loucks b. 1790, died 17 Feb 1874 Gallia Co. Oh.

Nicholas married first to Anne of France, 2nd to Hannah Mion Berthe of France, and 3rd to Mary Loucks.

Nicholas had one known son by Anne. Francis Collin Thevenin, b. 25 Feb. 1792 Gallia Co. Oh. died 22 Jan. 1893 Gallia Co. Oh. Nicholas had three known daughters by Mary Loucks. Margaret, Maria and Julia Thevenin.

Nick and Nancy Horton Colangelo

Nick and Nancy Horton Colangelo

Nick Colangelo born Feb 6, 1876 in Naples, Italy - died March 19, 1951 in Welch, McDowell County, West Virginia.

His wife, Nancy Horton Colangelo born June 9, 1895 in Kentucky - died Jan. 25 1992 in Delbarton, Mingo County, West Virginia.

They were married Sept. 15, 1915 in Mingo County, West Virginia.

Submitted by Tony and Drema Colangelo. Tony Colangelo is the great grandson of Nick and Nancy Colangelo