The Prince of Wales

The Prince of Wales (later Edward VIII and the Duke of Windsor) visited Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada in 1919. My grandmother, Agnes Carney Falkner, was in Port Arthur at the time and I wonder if she was caught up in the excitement of the royal visit (given that they were Irish, perhaps not?). Her mother,... Continue Reading →

Fern Ditzler

Fern Ditzler at the USA/Canada border. She was first cousin to my grandmother, Dorothy Blumenstiel Jarrell. #falknerjarrell #blumenstielgenealogy #blumenstiel #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #oldphotos #oldphoto #detroit #detroithistory #michigan #familyhistory #familyhistorian #sisters #sister #ancestors #ancestor #ancestry #familyphoto #cousins #schermackgenealogy #schermack #schauergenealogy #schauer #firstcousins #uscanadaborder #uscanadaborder🇨🇦🇺🇸 #niagarafalls #niagarafallscanada

Carney Family

Carney Family camping, likely near Port Arthur, Canada, where they lived. The tall girl with long, dark hair is my paternal grandmother, Agnes Carney Falkner. Her mother, Julia Grady Carney, is next to her, holding the rifle. I’m not sure of the identity of the rest of the group members. #falknerjarrell #ancestors #familyhistory #genealogy #genealogyphoto... Continue Reading →

Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada

Lake Superior ship. This photo was in my paternal grandmother’s photo album, from when she lived in Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada (now called Thunder Bay). Her brother, Thomas Carney, worked on ships on the Great Lakes, but I’m not sure if this is ship is connected to him. #falknerjarrell #ancestors #familyhistory #genealogy #genealogyphoto #ancestry #history... Continue Reading →

Ray and Vonnie Callaghan Family

Ray and Vonnie Callaghan Family (early 1960s). Left to right: Thomas Chuliner (Vonnie’s father), Lynne, Mary Ann “Cookie” Falkner (my mother), Nicky (front), Vonnie, George (front), Donna, Emmet (front), Ray, and Anne Callaghan. Vonnie was a first cousin of my paternal grandmother, Agnes Carney Falkner. Campbellton, New Brunswick, Canada. #falknerjarrell #callaghangenealogy #callaghan #chulinergenealogy #chuliner #carneygenealogy... Continue Reading →

Niagara Falls – 1920s

Maid of the Mist. Niagara Falls (1920s). Found in an album belonging to Helen Blumenstiel, my great-great aunt. #falknerjarrell #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #ancestry #history #knowyouroots #vintagephotography #oldphotos #oldphoto #genealogyresearch #familytree #familyhistorian #findyourroots #traceyourroots #genealogia #familyarchives #ancestors #lovefamilyhistory #lovehistory #niagara #niagarafallscanada #niagarafalls #1920s #tourist_pic #vintagetourism #blumenstielgenealogy #blumenstiel #maidofthemist

Falkner-Callaghan Cousins

Falkner-Callaghan Cousins. My father, Patrick Ernest Falkner, visited his mother’s first cousin, Irene Chuliner Callaghan, in Campbellton, New Brunswick, Canada. #falknerjarrell #falknergenealogy #falkner #chulinergenealogy #chuliner #callaghangenealogy #callaghan #redfordmi #michigan #newbrunswickcanada #newbrunswick #campbellton #campbelltonnb #canada #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #ancestry #cousins #firstcousins #vintagephotography #vintagephoto #oldphoto #genealogyresearch #familytree #familyhistorian #genealogia #canadiancousins

Terence Patrick Carney

Terence Patrick Carney. He was a brother of my paternal grandmother, Agnes Carney Falkner and my great-uncle. The photo was likely taken in Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada where the family immigrated in 1910-1915 from Widnes, Lancashire, England. #falknerjarrell #ancestors #familyhistory #genealogy #genealogyphoto #ancestry #history #antiquephotograph #family #vintagephotography #oldphotos #oldphoto #ancestor #genealogyresearch #oldphotograph #savinghistory #findingroots #carneygenealogy... Continue Reading →

Callaghan/Chuliner Gravestones

Callaghan/Chuliner Gravestones (Campbellton, New Brunswick, Canada). Mary Grady Chuliner was the sister of my great-grandmother, Julia Grady Carney. Veronica Callaghan was her daughter. #falknerjarrell #gradygenealogy #grady #chulinergenealogy #chuliner #callaghangenealogy #callaghan #canada #nbcanada #newbrunswick #newbrunswickcanada #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #ancestry #history #family #vintagephotography #oldphotos #oldphoto #ancestor #genealogyresearch #familytree #familyhistorian #genealogia #genealogie #fatheranddaughter #cousins #cemetery #gravestone

Falkner Brothers

My brother and me in Canada (1971). Our family drove from Redford, Michigan, USA to visit our Callaghan cousins in Campbellton, New Brunswick, Canada. #falknerjarrell #falknergenealogy #falkner #newbrunswickcanada #newbrunswick #campbellton #campbelltonnb #canada #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #ancestry #1970s #cousins #vintagephotography #vintagephoto #oldphoto #genealogyresearch #familytree #familyhistorian #genealogia #scenic #vintagetravel #brothers #brotherstravel #travelphotography #1970stravel

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