Category Archive: Granny’s Ancestors

People from my family

May 27

Winnie A. (Kaiser) Yearnd Scrapbook Concluded

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The remaining pages in the book are newspaper clippings and other personal items. Here are the photographs with people I can’t identify. These are from throughout the book. From left to right, Marion, Jane and Helen Yearnd. I can’t ID the man in the background, or the girl on the far right. On the left, …

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May 25

Winnie A. (Kaiser) Yearnd Scrapbook page 21, Take Two

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Here are some photographs that have people I can’t identify from page 21. If you know any of these people, please let me know!

May 24

Winnie A. (Kaiser) Yearnd Scrapbook, page 21

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Pages 18-20 of sweetie’s scrapbook contain newspaper clippings, programs, invitations and cards, which I have omitted. The photos on sage 21 are mainly of Winnie and her husband, and a few family photos. Here is a lady that looks like Aunt Jane Yearnd with Grandpa Kaiser. Grandpa Kaiser would be William Kaiser, 1862-1940. He was …

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May 23

Winnie A. (Kaiser) Yearnd Scrapbook, Page 17

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Page 17 of Sweetie’s scrapbook contains newer photos, mainly of Winnie and her husband, William; some of their children are included. Two living grandchildren are pictured, I have omitted that photo. First is a baby, I don’t know which baby. Second, my Dad, James Yearnd, with Richard Domey. Richard Domey was the husband of Helen …

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May 22

Winnie A. (Kaiser) Yearnd Scrapbook, Page 16

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This page of Sweetie’s scrapbook contains a copy of a campaign flyer. My grandfather ran for, and was elected to a circuit court judgeship in 1947. I think the flyer is interesting because of the polite language it uses, the format it takes, and the information given. This scan shows the back cover on the …

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May 11

Winnie A. (Kaiser) Yearnd Scrapbook, page 15- take 2

There are 3 class photos on page 15. I believe they must have a young Jane in them, since the time looks right, and they are on “her” page. Can you help? Which child in each of these three photographs is Margaret Jane Yearnd? These are thumbnails, you can click each to see the original …

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May 10

Winnie A. (Kaiser) Yearnd Scrapbook, page 15

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Page fifteen contains Aunt Jane photographs. Aunt Jane was Margaret Jane Yearnd. She once told us a story of being sent home with a note from the teacher, early in her first year of school. The teacher said there were too many girls named Margaret in the class, and she would be known as Jane. …

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May 07

Winnie A. (Kaiser) Yearnd Scrapbook, Page 14

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Pages 6-13 contain photographs of living people, so I’ve kept them private. Page 14 again shows photos of my Dad, James Austin Yearnd. Dad was named for two uncles James Johnston, 1862-1940, was one of those uncles. James Johnston and Jane (Jennie) Johnston were the only siblings in a family of five known children who …

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May 05

Winnie A. (Kaiser) Yearnd Scrapbook, Page 4

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The fourth page of Sweetie’s scrapbook contains a collection of photographs of William H. Yearnd, Jr., 1917-1992. They seem to span his life up to the date Sweetie died. This one is of an infant: One shows a little boy on the beach, and one the same boy with his bike: The next two are …

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May 02

Winnie A. (Kaiser) Yearnd Scrapbook, Page 3

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