Wordless Wednesday

Wordless Wednesday – Is This My Grandmother?

Posted on May 24, 2017 in Wordless Wednesday

I am using this theme primarily to post my mystery photos in hopes that someday I’ll be able to solve them. This photo was unidentified and in the box of photos that my sisters and I inherited from our mother. I recognized the background of this photo being exactly like the background in the photo of my mother at the age […]

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(Not So) Wordless Wednesday – Two Mysteries and a Cute Dog

Posted on March 15, 2017 in Wordless Wednesday

I am using this theme to post my mystery photos in hopes that someday I’ll be able to solve them. Mary Fanibelle is not known to me—neither is her dog. Supposedly she sent this post card photo of herself to her cousin, my grandmother, Anna Bianchi Furlani. I have not been able to date this photo but think it may […]

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(Not So) Wordless Wednesday – Four Coal Miners?

Posted on February 15, 2017 in Wordless Wednesday

I am using this theme to post my mystery photos in hopes that someday I’ll be able to solve them.     This is a photo of four men. It appears to have been taken in a photography studio but there was no imprint on the photo nor was there a frame or holder. I believe my grandfather, Candido (Condy) […]

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(Not So) Wordless Wednesday – Who Is in This Wedding Party?

Posted on January 11, 2017 in Wedding Wednesday, Wordless Wednesday

I am using this theme primarily to post my mystery photos in hopes that someday I’ll be able to solve them.   This photo was unidentified and in the box of photos that my sisters and I inherited from our mother. While not everyone in this photo is unidentified, most are. This is a photo of the wedding party of […]

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(Not So) Wordless Wednesday – Who Are These Women?

Posted on September 14, 2016 in Wordless Wednesday

I am using this theme primarily to post my mystery photos in hopes that someday I’ll be able to solve them. This photo was unidentified and in the box of photos that my sisters and I inherited from our mother. The two women may be from my Meisberger, Gunther or Bianchi lines. My feeling is that their birth surname may […]

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52 Ancestors 2015 Edition: #20 Anna Bianchi (1894 – 1973) – (nearly Wordless Wednesday)

Posted on May 20, 2015 in 52 Ancestors, Family History, Wordless Wednesday

This photo was in the box of photos that my sisters and I inherited from our mother. The child is my paternal grandmother, Anna Bianchi Furlani. Anna born on 16 January 1894 in Atlas, Mount Carmel Township, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania, is the daughter of Bonaventura Bianchi, of Italy, and Maria Bunt Bianchi, of Bohemia. She was baptized 11 February 1894 in […]

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(Not So) Wordless Wednesday – Dad and Aunt Dot

Posted on September 10, 2014 in Family Photos, Wordless Wednesday

For me, this theme will be used to share my family photos and to post my mystery photos in hopes that someday I’ll be able to solve them.     The first (top) photo is of my Dad, William C. Furlani and his sister, Dorothy Furlani.  I believe this photo was taken around April of 1914.  In the photo, Dad would […]

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(Not So) Wordless Wednesday – Marguerite Gunther

Posted on August 27, 2014 in Family Photos, Wordless Wednesday

For me, this theme will be used to share my family photos and to post my mystery photos in hopes that someday I’ll be able to solve them. Above is a photo of my great-aunt, Marguerite Gunther and her husband, Frank Olshefski, taken on their wedding day, 31 August 1946 in Ranshaw, Northumberland County, Pennsylvania. Both are deceased, but Sunday […]

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Wordless Wednesday – A First Holy Communion (Revised)

Posted on July 30, 2014 in Family Photos, Wordless Wednesday

I had to revise this post due to some errors in the data that I entered because I was looking at the wrong entry in my database.  I adjusted birth and death dates and estimated date of this photo. I am using this theme primarily to post my mystery photos in hopes that someday I’ll be able to solve them.   This […]

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