Patrick Falkner (1939-2006)

My father, Patrick Falkner (1939-2006), dancing with a friend in the 1950s. Despite being superimposed over another image, it is a nice image from his teenage years. Michigan, USA. #falknerjarrell #ancestors #familyhistory #genealogy #genealogyphoto #ancestry #history #knowyouroots #family #vintagephotography #oldphotos #oldphoto #ancestor #antiquephoto #genealogyresearch #oldphotograph #savinghistory #findingroots #falknergenealogy #falkner #father #redfordmi #youngmen #teenager #1950s #dancing... Continue Reading →

John William Blumenstiel (1883-1976)

John William Blumenstiel (1883-1976), my maternal great-grandfather. Born in 1883 in Reichensachsen, Hessen, his family immigrated to Freeport, Illinois, USA in 1885. He lived until 1976 (92 years), so I was fortunate to know him. He was one of my childhood heroes. The photo was taken in the back garden of my family’s house in... Continue Reading →

Sheek (1960s)

My family’s first puppy, Sheek (1960s). My father found him wandering the streets as a puppy and brought him home. We quickly took him to our hearts. #falknerjarrell #ancestors #familyhistory #genealogy #genealogyphoto #ancestry #history #knowyouroots #family #vintagephotography #oldphotos #oldphoto #ancestor #antiquephoto #genealogyresearch #oldphotograph #savinghistory #findingroots #falknergenealogy #falkner #father #dog #dogsofinstagram #dogs_of_instagram #familypet #rescuedog #doggo #dogdad... Continue Reading →

Mary Ann “Cookie” Jarrell Falkner

Mary Ann "Cookie" Jarrell Falkner (my mother), late 1950s. Taken in Redford, Michigan, USA. #falknerjarrell #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #ancestry #history #knowyouroots #family #vintagephotography #oldphotos #oldphoto #ancestor #genealogyresearch #geneabloggers #familytree #familyhistorian #findyourroots #traceyourroots #genealogia #familyarchives #jarrellgenealogy #jarrell #ancestors #lovefamilyhistory #detroit #michigan #falknergenealogy #falkner #mothersday #mother

Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas! My siblings and me, late 1960s. Left to right: Craig, Mike, and Kathy Falkner. #falknerjarrell #ancestors #familyhistory #genealogy #genealogyphoto #ancestry #history #knowyouroots #family #vintagephotography #genealogyresearch #vintagephoto #savinghistory #findingroots #falknergenealogy #falkner #1960s #savefamilyphotos #savefamilymemories #siblings👫 #siblings #siblingsunday #redfordmi #redfordmichigan #michigan #triplethreat

George Ernest Falkner, Jr. (1911-1982)

George Ernest Falkner, Jr. (1911-1982), my paternal grandfather. Taken in the late 1960s in Redford, Michigan, USA. #falknerjarrell #ancestors #familyhistory #genealogy #genealogyphoto #ancestry #history #knowyouroots #ancestor #genealogyresearch #familytree #familyhistorian #findyourroots #traceyourroots #genealogia #familyarchives #oldphotograph #savinghistory #findingroots #falkner #falknergenealogy #redford #redfordmichigan #redfordmi #michigan #grandfather #vintagemen #swingset #grandparent

Vernon and Dorothy Jarrell Family (1950s)

Vernon and Dorothy Jarrell Family (1950s). Left to right: Vernon Jarrell, Dorothy Blumenstiel Jarrell, Mary Ann “Cookie” Jarrell Falkner (my Mom), Dolores Jarrell Roy, Patrick Falkner, Thomas Roy. Front row: Trixie Jarrell and Debra Ann Roy. Taken in Redford, Michigan, USA. #falknerjarrell #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #ancestry #history #knowyouroots #family #vintagephotography #oldphotos #oldphoto #ancestor #genealogyresearch #familytree... Continue Reading →

John William Jarrell and Duane Roy

John William Jarrell, my maternal uncle, with friend and future brother-in-law, Duane Roy. Redford, Michigan, USA (1950s). #falknerjarrell #familyhistory #genealogy #familyphotos #ancestry #history #knowyouroots #family #vintagephotography #oldphotos #oldphoto #ancestor #genealogyresearch #geneabloggers #familytree #familyhistorian #findyourroots #traceyourroots #genealogia #familyarchives #jarrellgenealogy #jarrell #ancestors #lovefamilyhistory #detroit #detroithistory #michigan #roy #levis #bluejeans

Carney-Falkner Christmas

My father, Patrick Ernest Falkner, with his maternal grandmother, Julia Grady Carney, and mother, Agnes Carney Falkner (1940s). Redford, Michigan, USA. #falknerjarrell #ancestors #familyhistory #genealogy #genealogyphoto #ancestry #history #knowyouroots #family #vintagephotography #oldphotos #oldphoto #ancestor #genealogyresearch #oldphotograph #savinghistory #findingroots #falknergenealogy #falkner #motherson #carneygenealogy #carney #grandmother #greatgrandmother #redfordmi #grandmotherandgrandson #threegenerations #threegeneration #kodachromeslide #kodachrome

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