Old Family photos

Sylvia's old family photos

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 grandparents1909 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 - 19721912? My mother's maternal grandparents

1916 My paternal grandmother, Caecillia (Weinhaupl) Moestl at about age 231919 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 19331931 My father, 10 months old

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

1932 My aunt Elfriede at about age 41934 February My father

1935? My maternal grandfather, on the left1936 My father, around age 5

1936 From left to right, my uncle Erich, Aunt Elfriede, and father1936 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 right1939 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 yard1940 My paternal grandfather, 51 years old

1940 My mother's maternal grandmother1940 My mother going skating on the Donau, in Vienna

1940 My mother with her mother, Kahlenberg, near Vienna1942 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 July1949

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 Steyr1952? 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 Steyr1954 February 13, Fasching - Masked ball at Muenichholz

1954 February 27 Pirate Ball1954 February 27 Pirate Ball

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

1955 My mother1955 My grandfather, on the right, as a police officer

1956 My father in Austria, before emigrating to Canada1955 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 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, Wisconson1962 My dad shoveling snow in Watertown, New York

1962 My paternal grandparents, Alois and Caecillia Moestl, on the Gossausee, Austria1963 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

19651966 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 January1968 March. In Watertown, New York.

1968 March: My father holding me.1968 March

1968 March1968 March

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