Nancy Bernard Jarrell Gravestone (1807-1884)

Nancy Bernard Jarrell gravestone (1807-1884). She was my 3x great-grandmother. Buried in the Jarrell Family Cemetery in Sainte Genevieve, Ste. Genevieve County, Missouri, USA . Photo credit to Craig Kolb on Find-a-Grave (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/92605569/nancy-jane-jarrell). #falknerjarrell #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #ancestry #history #knowyouroots #family #vintagephotography #oldphoto #ancestor #genealogyresearch #familytree #familyhistorian #findyourroots #traceyourroots #genealogia #familyarchives #jarrellgenealogy #jarrell #ancestors #lovefamilyhistory... Continue Reading →

Hiram Jarrell Gravestone (1808-1889)

Hiram Jarrell gravestone (1808-1889). Hiram was the son of Richard Jarrell and Elizabeth Herndon both of Virginia and Tennessee. Hiram married Nancy Jane Bernard 25 December 1827 in Rockingham County, North Carolina and became the father of nine known children. He was my 3x great-grandfather. Buried in the Jarrell Family Cemetery in Sainte Genevieve, Ste.... Continue Reading →

George Ernest Falkner, Jr.

George Ernest Falkner, Jr. in front of Olympia Arena in Detroit, Michigan, USA. For some reason, it makes me think of bootlegging. I have a letter from his sister admonishing him to “never do that again,” so I wonder what he got up to in the wild days of prohibition. #falknerjarrell #ancestors #familyhistory #genealogy #genealogyphoto... Continue Reading →

Gravestone of Earl O. Jarrell

Gravestone of Earl O. Jarrell. Earl was brother to my grandfather, Vernon Lee Jarrell. He was the oldest of my grandfather’s siblings. Christened “Rastus Oakley Jarrell”, he changed his name to the simpler “Earl.” #falknerjarrell #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #ancestry #history #knowyouroots #family #vintagephotography #oldphoto #ancestor #genealogyresearch #familytree #familyhistorian #findyourroots #traceyourroots #genealogia #familyarchives #jarrellgenealogy #jarrell #ancestors... Continue Reading →

Stanley House, Falkland Islands.

Stanley House, Falkland Islands. Builder: J.W. Falkner and Sons (1877). Designed by Alfred Robert Pite. All the building materials were shipped from England and assembled on the building site in Stanley, Falkland Islands. J.W. Falkner and Sons was founded by my great-great grandfather, John William Falkner, in Southwark, London, UK. #falknerjarrell #jwfalknerandsons #architecture #oldbuilding #london... Continue Reading →

Mabel Forshee Jarrell (1880-1966)

Mabel Forshee Jarrell (1880-1966). She was my maternal great-grandmother. She was an excellent cook and was known for her chicken & dumplings and 7 layer lemon cake. Redford, Michigan, USA. #falknerjarrell #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #ancestry #history #knowyouroots #family #vintagephotography #oldphotos #oldphoto #ancestor #genealogyresearch #familytree #familyhistorian #findyourroots #traceyourroots #genealogia #familyarchives #jarrellgenealogy #jarrell #ancestors #lovefamilyhistory #detroit #michigan... Continue Reading →

Sister St. Edmund (Kathleen Carney)

Sister St. Edmund (Kathleen Carney), at right, with a colleague who reminds me of “The Flying Nun,” television show, with Sally Field. Aunt Kathleen was a sister to my paternal grandmother, Agnes Carney Falkner. She served at St. Paul’s Convent in Selly Park, Birmingham, UK. #carneygenealogy #falknerjarrell #carney #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #vintagephotography #lancashire #england #convent... Continue Reading →

Charles Feneley

Charles Feneley, husband of my great-aunt, Alma Schermack Feneley. They relocated from Freeport, Illinois, USA to Detroit, Michigan, USA along with her siblings, in the early 1900s. Uncle Charles was a veteran of the Spanish American War. #falknerjarrell #schermackgenealogy #schermack #freeportillinois #illinois #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #oldphoto #oldphotos #illinoishistory #detroit #detroithistory #michigan #feneley #feneleygenealogy #hats #meninhats... Continue Reading →

Vernon Lee Jarrell and Family Friend

Vernon Lee Jarrell (my maternal grandfather) with family friend (1950s). “Vern” was born in Missouri, the son of John McCreary Jarrell and Mabel Forshee Jarrell. Detroit, Michigan, USA. #falknerjarrell #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #ancestry #history #knowyouroots #family #vintagephotography #oldphotos #oldphoto #ancestor #genealogyresearch #familytree #familyhistorian #findyourroots #traceyourroots #genealogia #familyarchives #jarrellgenealogy #jarrell #ancestors #lovefamilyhistory #detroit #michigan #family #forshee... Continue Reading →

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