Children of Vernon and Dorothy Blumenstiel Jarrell

Children of Vernon and Dorothy Blumenstiel Jarrell with a neighbor, Early 1940s. Left to right: Bruce (neighbor), Dolores Jarrell Roy, Mary Ann "Cookie" Jarrell Falkner, and John William Jarrell. #falknerjarrell #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #ancestry #history #knowyouroots #family #vintagephotography #oldphotos #oldphoto #ancestor #genealogyresearch #familytree #familyhistorian #findyourroots #traceyourroots #genealogia #familyarchives #jarrellgenealogy #jarrell #falknergenealogy #falkner #ancestors #lovefamilyhistory #lovehistory... Continue Reading →

Jarrell/Holmes Cousins

Jarrell/Holmes Cousins (early 1940s). Left to right: John (Jack) Holmes, John William Jarrell, Mary Ann "Cookie" Jarrell Falkner, and Dolores Jarrell Roy. #falknerjarrell #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #ancestry #history #knowyouroots #family #vintagephotography #oldphotos #oldphoto #ancestor #genealogyresearch #familytree #familyhistorian #findyourroots #traceyourroots #genealogia #familyarchives #jarrellgenealogy #jarrell #falknergenealogy #falkner #ancestors #lovefamilyhistory #lovehistory #detroit #detroithistory #michigan #cousins

Schermack Triple Stamp Vending Machine

Brochure for Schermack Triple Stamp Vending Machine (1950s). The round-back model had a clear plexiglas back and was much lighter than the iron and plate glass models of the 1920s. The Schermack Products Company was founded in Detroit by inventor Joseph J. Schermack, my great-great uncle. #familyhistory #detroit #detroithistory #schermackcompanies #schermackgenealogy #stampvendingmachine #stampcollection #stampcollector #genealogy... Continue Reading →

Dorothy Tees Off!

Dorothy Tees Off! My grandmother, Dorothy Blumenstiel Jarrell, practices golf in the 1920s. Unfortunately, the photo is out-of-focus, but the tee holder may be my grandmother’s sister, Margaret Blumenstiel Holmes. #falknerjarrell #blumenstielgenealogy #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #ancestry #history #knowyouroots #antiquephotograph #family #vintagephotography #oldphotos #oldphoto #ancestor #antiquephoto #genealogyresearch #familytree #familyhistorian #findyourroots #traceyourroots #genealogia #familyarchives #detroit #michigan #blumenstiel... Continue Reading →

Woodward Avenue in Detroit

Woodward Avenue in Detroit, about 1909 (postcard). The Blumenstiel and Schermack branches of my family moved to Detroit in the early 1900s. #falknerjarrell #ancestors #familyhistory #genealogy #genealogyphoto #ancestry #history #knowyouroots #family #vintagephotography #oldphotos #oldphoto #ancestor #antiquephoto #genealogyresearch #oldphotograph #savinghistory #findingroots #postcard #oldpostcard #detroit #detroitmichigan #woodwardave #woodward #vintagedetroit #olddetroit #detroithistory

Schermack Company Employees

Employees in Front of Schermack Company (1164 W. Baltimore, Detroit, Michigan, USA). The company was founded by my great-great uncle, Joseph J. Schermack and manufactured postage stamp vending machines, among other things. Employee photos from earlier eras show markedly different fashions and hairstyles. My great-great aunts, who worked at the company for many years, do... Continue Reading →

Women’s Club Photo

Women’s club photo. My great-grandmother, Laura Schermack Blumenstiel is front row, far left, and her sister-in-law, Grace Richards Schermack, is front row, second from right. The organization is unidentified. The location is either Detroit, Michigan or Freeport, Illinois. #falknerjarrell #blumenstielgenealogy #blumenstiel #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #oldphotos #oldphoto #detroit #detroithistory #michigan #familyhistory #familyhistorian #sisters #ancestors #ancestor #ancestry... Continue Reading →

Schermack/Blumenstiel Family Picnic

Schermack/Blumenstiel family picnic, 1910s. It is hard to identify everyone, but my great aunt, Margaret Blumenstiel Holmes (“Aunt Marge”) is the girl in front. My great-great aunts are wearing hats, Anna K. Schermack to the right of Aunt Marge and Emma P. Schermack to the left. Left of Emma is my great-great grandmother, Amelia Schauer... Continue Reading →

Schermack Company Employees

Employees in Front of Schermack Company (Detroit, Michigan, USA). Emma (left) and Anna Schermack were sisters to the inventor Joseph J. Schermack, Jr.. The two women at right are unidentified. The sisters were my maternal great-great aunts. #falknerjarrell #schermackgenealogy #schermack #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #oldphoto #oldphotos #sisters #detroit #detroithistory #michigan #michiganhistory #schermackcompanies #josephjschermack #schermackvending #inventor #inventions... Continue Reading →

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