Monthly Archives: February 2012

Gina in 1959

Shirley recently sent me two photos from her wedding to Richard Cook which took place June 13, 1959. I am sharing them because they’re a couple of the last photos I have seen that include Grandmother Gina. This first photo is of Gina and daughter … Continue reading

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Borresons Visit Larkin Valley

This photo comes from a scrapbook of my mother’s, on a day when some of the Borresons visited my parents Garven and Cora in Larkin Valley near Blair. If I’ve figured this correctly, they rented the place for a few months beginning … Continue reading

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Gina’s Notable Cousin Theodore

Reading through Clara’s family history again, I am intrigued by what she wrote about one of her mother Gina’s first cousins. Theodore J. Thorson, son of Johannes, was born August 26, 1880, about a month after Gina herself. These are the lines … Continue reading

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