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Welcome to Sunday All Day Brunch. This is an open topic thread so help yourself to the goodies and sit a spell and let us know what is new with you. As the person who cleaned out my parent's house I am the one who has all the photographs. I have been busy scanning them into the computer since some of them are decaying fast. We finish our tour of the past with these photos from the 1920s through the 1950s.

My Dad's older sisters Hazel and Beth Wilson when babies.
Beth and Hazel
My Dad Jack Lloyd Wilson
Beth, Hazel, and Dad in 1922
Grandfather James Francis Wilson with daughter Hazel, son Jack (my Dad), and oldest daughter Beth in 1926.
Aunt Hazel in the early 30s.
Aunt Hazel, Dad, and Aunt Beth in the 30s.
Aunt Marian in the 30s. She wasn't raised with the other children.
Dad in 1934 at the age of 15. He had just graduated from High School.
Dad in 1936 with his favorite fedora.
Dad at a free Methodist Camp meeting in 1936.
Mom Mary Jane Wilson and her brother Eugene Hughes.
Mom at 11 with her brother Gene and their dog Jack.
Mom and her brother Gene in 1938.
Mom with her Dad Hiram Hughes holding oldest grandchild Janet. Mom was around 14 or 15 when this was taken.
Mom at 15 with their dog Jack and her brother Gene.
Mother Mary Jane Wilson nee Hughes at 16.
The Hughes family. Back row Eugene Hughes aka Gene, Grandfather Hiram Hughes. Center row Elva Hughes Stoneking aka Whee with oldest grandchild Janet, Mom Mary Jane aka Pat, Grandmother Una Mae Hughes, Rena Hughes, and oldest son Norwood Hughes aka Bud.
Mom and her sister Whee at the telephone office.
World War II hits and Mom and Dad become a wartime married couple.
Dad Jack L. Wilson
Dad during the war.
Dad with the cocky grin that won Mom's heart.
Mom and Dad wedding picture
Mom and Dad Wedding picture.
Mom and Dad right before he was shipped overseas to Tinian.
Mom and Dad after Dad got out of the Army.
Mom and Dad in New Mexico in 1956.
Part one here.

Part two here.

Originally posted to Street Prophets on Sun Mar 02, 2014 at 07:02 AM PST.

Also republished by Genealogy and Family History Community.

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