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1900 My paternal grandmother's mother, Lilli Schoepl. 1900 The back of the above.


Undated - She was also known as Caezilie Weinhaeupl (Schoeppl was the maiden name) 1901 My paternal great-grandparents, with their family and servants. From right to left, Luise, Josef Weinhaupl (great-grandfather), Berta, Caecillia (my grandmother), my great-grandmother, an unknown son, Josef. They're in front of the Weinhaupl bakery, in Altheim, Austria. He was a baker and also a furrier.


1908 My mother's grandparents 1909 The mother of my paternal grandfather


1909 The backside of the above photo. 1910? My mother's maternal grandfather


1912 Caecilia and Luise Weinhaeupl (my paternal grandmother, on the right, and her sister)


1912 ? Caecilia Weinhaeupl, 1894 - 1972 1912? My mother's maternal grandparents


1916 My paternal grandmother, Caecillia (Weinhaupl) Moestl at about age 23 1919 My paternal grandmother. On the back it says "Andenken von Schw. Cilli!"


1929 My paternal grandmother, with aunt Elfriede and uncle Eric. My father hasn't been born yet. 1930 My father's grandfather, Josef Weinhaupl.


1930? My great, great grandmother. She died in 1933 1931 My father, 10 months old


1931? My father, with his mother. 1931 Caecilia Leblhuber, my grandmother


1932 My aunt Elfriede at about age 4 1934 February My father


1935? My maternal grandfather, on the left 1936 My father, around age 5


1936 From left to right, my uncle Erich, Aunt Elfriede, and father 1936 My mother with her father.


1936 My maternal grandfather in his policeman's uniform. 1936 June My father


1936 My paternal grandfather, Alois Moestl. He was 47 years old then. 1937? My father (bottom left) with friends and family. Uncle Eric top left, Aunt Elfriede second from right.


1937? My father with his siblings. Don't know who's on the right. 1937? My father


1938 My father with his school class on an outing to Burghausen. He's in the front right 1939 My mother, on her first day of school


1940 ? The house my father was born in, before extensive renovation. 1940 My paternal grandmother, sometime in the 1940s


1940 My father, 9 years old in the back yard 1940 My paternal grandfather, 51 years old


1940 My mother's maternal grandmother 1940 My mother going skating on the Donau, in Vienna


1940 My mother with her mother, Kahlenberg, near Vienna 1942 My father, 11 years old


1944 My father is on the right. 1945 My father, with his Godmother when he was being confirmed


1947? My father with his good friend Stockinger, next to a shelter on top of some mountain (Gimonihuette?) 1948 My father with a woman in Burgstall, some property that his father owned.


1949 July 1949


1949 February - My father on the left, his friend Stockinger next to him. In the Tauern mountains. 1949 July My father is on the left.


1949? My father in the back, head next to the blackboard. He was in training as a mechanic for a while. 1950 March 12


1950? A postcard of Altheim, Austria, the town my dad was born in. 1950 April - My uncle Erich and aunt Lisl on their wedding day


1952 Class excursion. My father is on the far right. A bridge in Steyr 1952? My father is on the far left of the right table.


1952 Fall excursion with his class. 1953 My father front right. He was on a class excursion to Vienna.


1954 February 6 - Fasching. Blue-white night ball at Casino Steyr 1954 February 13, Fasching - Masked ball at Muenichholz


1954 February 27 Pirate Ball 1954 February 27 Pirate Ball


1954 "Fasching - Ball d. Bundesgewerbeschule, Casino Steyr, 5. Feb. 1954" 1954 My dad.


1955 My mother 1955 My grandfather, on the right, as a police officer


1956 My father in Austria, before emigrating to Canada 1955 My aunt Elfriede


1957 My parent's wedding. From left to right, paternal grandfather, mother, maternal grandfather, father, paternal grandmother, uncle Fritz, unknown woman, maternal grandmother. Women didn't wear wedding gowns in Austria at the time, but it looks like my father is wearing gloves. 1957 My parents at their marriage.


1957 1957


1957 July Leaving Austria to go to Canada. From the left, my maternal grandfather, my uncle Fritz, unknown woman, my aunt Elfriede, maternal grandmother, unknown person, my mother (half visible) 1957 My mother on the left, her parents and brother, and my mother's grandfather Leopold Kronberger.


1957 My father, on the boat "Seven Seas" headed to Montreal. 1958 My father's birthplace in Altheim, Austria.


1959 My father in Cape Cod, Massachusets. 1959 My parents in Montreal, Canada


1961 Beloit, Wisconson. 1961 My father and brother Alex in Wisconson


1962 Beloit, Wisconson 1962 My dad shoveling snow in Watertown, New York


1962 My paternal grandparents, Alois and Caecillia Moestl, on the Gossausee, Austria 1963 My father and mother and brother Alex.


1963 Our house in Watertown. We were in the right half of the duplex. 1964 My father and Alex after his bad car accident


1965 1966 August 25 My aunt Elfriede's wedding, at schloss Mirabell, Salzburg


1967 My mother and brothers before I was born. 1967 Fall. Before I was born.


1967 Me as a newborn. My mom looks exhausted. 1968 Me, almost newborn.


1968 January 1968 March. In Watertown, New York.


1968 March: My father holding me. 1968 March


1968 March 1968 March


1968 Me, a couple months old, and my brother Tom. 1968


1968 In Watertown NY. Hard to believe my brother Tom is a year and a half older. 1968


1968 1968 My brother Tom in Watertown


1968 My brother Tom trying to feed me something. 1968 My mother and brothers in Watertown, New York.


1968 With my mother. 1968 July


1968 July Me and my brother Tom on the left. Funny that he's 2 years old and I'm 6 months old. 1968 August My maternal grandparents


1968 August 1968 September


1968 1968


1969 Me and Tom 1969 In Watertown, NY. My dad with a goatee!


1969 1969


1969 1969


1969 Spring With my two brothers in Watertown, New York. 1969


1969 August 1969 August


1969 Christmas. Looks like I was afraid of Santa 1970 Me in watertown


1970 I still remember this Raggedy Ann doll. 1970 I'm about 3 in this picture. Must be in Watertown, NY.


1970 Me and my brothers. 1970


1970 August. Moestl family photo 1970? In the sunroom of the house in Watertown.


1970 1970 My brothers Alex and Tom and I, in Watertown, New York.


1970 My paternal grandparents 1971 My brother Tom's 4th birthday


1971 My uncle Fritz came for a visit to Watertown, NY. 1971 My brother Tom and I


1971 My brother Tom's 5th birthday. 1971 Family shot. From the back, left; cousin Gerhart, aunt Lisl, cousin Claudia, maternal grandfather, mother, uncle Fritz, aunt Elfriede. From the front, left; uncle Erich, brother Tom, cousin Erich, paternal grandfather and grandmother, me, maternal grandmother, uncle Werner.


1971 Another version of this extended family photo 1971 April


1971 December 1971 February Brother Alex


1971 February 1971


1971 September 1972 My brother Tom and I in the garden of my aunt Elfriede.


1972 My 4th birthday. I still remember this doll. 1972 Taking a bath with my brother Tom


1972? My aunt Elfriede and uncle Werner came for a visit. I think we just found out my grandfather died. 1972


1972 1972 March


1972 May 1972


1973 1973? Me dressed up for Fasching in Austria


1973 December 24 - My sixth birthday 1973 My father built this cute cardboard house for us. I remember it very well.


1973? - A kindergarden class excursion to the zoo in Austria. 1973? - My friend Esther from across the street.


1973 Childhood friends Kim and Nicki on the left 1973? In the tub with Tom


1973? 1973


1973 July 1973 July: Me dressed in a Fasching costume


1973 Taken in Stadl Paura, Austria 1973 Me with my great-aunt Tante Steffi


1973 1973 Christmas


1973 Tom's first communion 1974 First Communion, in Baldwinsville, New York


1974 First Communion. On the driveway of our house in Baldwinsville, NY. 1974


1974 1974


1974? 1974? Christmas in Austria


1975 1975? Tom's birthday


1975? Our house in Baldwinsville


1975? My class picture 1975 - December 24 - My 8th birthday in Baldwinsville


1975 - In Baldwinsville, NY 1975? In NY.


1975? My cat Muschi. She was a great cat. 1975? My dad working in the basement of the house in Baldwinsville. He did a lot of renovations there.


1975? My dad made this treehouse for us in the backyard, of leftover boards from our old deck. The rails were of saplings cut from the woods behind our house. 1976? Fishing in Cape Cod. We brought home some really big fish


1976? Christmas in Baldwinsville. My father made this dollhouse for me. Later on he made lots of furniture for it as well. 1976? At Cape Cod?


1976? Picking apples in NY with th Bottingers 1976? My father and brother. It looks like we're about to leave for a flight to Austria.


1976? In Baldwinsville, NY 1976


1976 October In Baldwinsville, NY. 1976


1976? With my cat Muschi 1976 At the beach...probably Cape Cod.


1976 With my family at Niagra Falls 1977 My maternal grandparents in Stadl Paura


1977 June - In my aunt and uncles garden in Altheim 1977? My birthday in Charlotte


1977? At Freedom park in Charlotte. 1978? My cousins Claudia and Gerhard came for a visit, then toured the US with my brother Alex.


1978? At Myrtle Beach 1978 Before building the addition on the house in Charlotte, NC.


1978? Next door neighbors Mark and Randy Arthur. 1978? At a park in Charlotte


1978 Carowinds theme park in South Carolina. My brother Tom had just broken his arm the previous day. 1979 Carowinds.


1978 Carowinds theme park. 1978


1978 My 6th grade class in Charlotte, North Carolina 1978 Myrtle Beach, South Carolina


1979 My mother and brothers in Cape Hatteras 1979 With my maternal grandparents, my brother Tom, and our first Muschi


1979 July My maternal grandparents in Stadl Paura. He had pancreatic cancer at the time. 1979 August - on the Wolfgangsee


1979? Freedom park in Charlotte 1979? With my friend Heidi and brother Tom. Goofily dressed in double plaids, with braces.


1979? My father 1979? My father with tante Annie


1979? My father with my mother's father. 1979?


1979? At aunt Elfriede's house in Austria, after fishing in Burgstall 1979? A park in Charlotte. My grandmother came for a visit.


1979 August - Bleckwand, looking through to the Wolfgangsee. 1979? My uncle Fritz came for a visit. We're at Myrtle Beach.


1979? Alex's motorcycle 1980 Maternal grandmother with my parents


1980? Wolfram went with us to Myrtle Beach this summer 1980


1980 July. Me with my grandfather. 1980 Me with my mother and grandmother


1980? On a mini-racetrack at Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 1981 ?


1981 My father, mother, and two brothers in Charlotte, North Carolina 1981 August Weissbriach Lungau. I have strong memories of splashing in this very cold but beautiful little stream.


1981 San Marino, Italy. On vacation with my aunt and uncle. 1981 With my mother, brother, and grandmother at a park close to Charlotte.


1981? Watching tv in the downstairs living room in Charlotte. 1981? My dad in the garden in Charlotte.


1981 Shooting in the garden in Austria 1981 Looking down to the Wolfgangsee.


1981 Zwieselalm 1981 ZwizelAlm, Gossausee/Dachstein area, Austria


1981 August - Schloss Schoenbrunn, Vienna 1981 August - With my aunt Elfriede


1981 August - Mauterndorf 1981 August - Weissenbachtal


1981 September - Venice, Plaza San Marcos 1981 September - Looking down toward the Wolfgangsee


1982? I made a drawing of my dad. 1982


1982 Myrtle Beach 1982 Myrtle Beach


1982 Myrtle Beach, South Carolina 1983? My dad with my brother Tom's camero


1983? Christmas in Charlotte 1983 August. With my aunt and uncle on vacation in Milano Maritimo, Italy.


1983 December. My first birthday party. 1983 June. My father and aunt Elfriede.


1983 March 1983


1983 June - Hochkoenig area, Salzburg 1983


1983 With my maternal grandmother and aunt Elfriede 1983 August - Milano Maritimo, in Italy


1984 July 1984 July - Aggstein an der Donau, with my aunt Elfriede


1984 August - View towards Innsbruck


1984 August - 3 Zinnen, South Tirol (Italy)


1984 1985 ?


1985 June Graduating from high school 1985 May. With my father at the outer banks.


1985? My dad in Charlotte. This magnolia tree is huge now. 1985? My father and Tom visited our friends the Trummers in Virginia


1985? My friend Heidi is on the left 1985? Helping my dad with his handle and knob importing business at a furniture show.


1986 July - Roman ruins close to the Austrian border with Hungary 1986 Along highway 1 in California. My dad and I visited Alex in San Francisco that Christmas.




1987 ?? My dad and I in Charlotte.


1988 January - On a hunting stand 1988 January - Hausruckwald


1988 August - My aunt Elfriede wanted me to try on her wedding dress. 1988 August - At a ruin in Muehlviertel, Austria


1988 August - Near Gmunden, Traunstein in the background 1988 August - Schloegener Schlinge/Donau


1988 Visiting relatives in Austria on my way to do a spring semester abroad in Seville, Spain. 1990 September. My aunt Elfriede, niece Natasha, cousin Gerhard, and his two sons Florian and Patrick.


1992 June. Niece Natasha at aunt Elfriede's place in Altheim. 1992 March. Some of my Austrian relatives came for a visit. From the right, my uncle Werner, my aunt Elfriede, my uncle Erich, my dad, my aunt Lisl, my brother Tom, and his ex-girlfriend Dylan.


1992 My father with his two siblings, Elfriede and Erich, in Charlotte. 1992 My dad in Florida. He was on a trip with relatives from Austria.


1992 My dad and aunt in the kitchen of the house in Charlotte 1992? My niece Natascha in Austria, in my aunt Elfriede's garden


1993 December. Just before going out to the Microsoft Christmas Party in Charlotte, NC. 1993 My brother Tom, about to take a trip.


1994 July My aunt Elfriede at the Weinhaupl's place. 1994 My dad at Uncle Erich's place in Salzburg.


1994? In the mountains of North Carolina 1995 June. From the left cousins's wife Uli, aunt Lisl, cousin Claudia, uncle Werner, second cousin Marcus, niece Natasha, aunt Elfriede, brother Alex, and uncle Carli


1996 My uncle Werner and aunt Elfriede 1996 October. Werfen, near Salzburg Austria. From left cousin Claudia, dad, aunt Elfriede, aunt Lisl, uncle Erich


1996 Sept My father and aunt Elfriede 1997 October Visiting Austria for 2 weeks, the first time in 10 years. Picked up at the airport in Salzburg


1997 Austria. 1997 Austria. From left to right, me, my cousin Claudia, my aunt Lisl, my uncle Eric, my cousin's son Patrick, my father Alois, and my cousin Gerhard.


1997? My father with Alex and Andrea 1997? My dad with Alex, Natascha, Andrea, and Tom, on the coast of North Carolina.


1997 1998 My brother Alex with his daughter Natasha.


1998 At the Microsoft Redwest Campus. 1998? My dad in Austria with his relatives


1998? My father visiting me in Seattle. 1998 August. With dad in Maui.


1998 July. My father at aunt Elfriede's house in Altheim, Austria 1999 My dad and I at the house on 15706 NE 56th St., in Redmond Washington


2000? In Charlotte with my dad and brother Alex. 2000 My brother Tom and I, with Dad in Alaska, at a bed and breakfast.


2001? Christmas in Charlotte 2002 My father visiting Eric's parents in Ashville, NC. This is at the Biltmore Estate.
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