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c. 1880 Gustave Werner signed CDV Photo, New York City NYC, NY


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On reverse:  "Gustave Werner" is boldly and clearly handwritten in old pencil script, and "Dad" is handwritten in ballpoint pen underneath. Photo type: CDV Carte de Visite Photograph, Victorian. Photographer: Schoerry, 43 Avenue A, Manhattan, New York City, Queens, Kings County NY. (known to be German photographer Henry D. Schoerry 1854-1926, who emigrated to America in 1870-1872. His surname is also listed in business directories as Sherry, Shery, Schery, Schoery and Scherry)

Found in Public Genealogy Records:
Gustave A Werner about 1862-1932 died aged 70.
Wilhelmina Schaal Werner 1862-1938, known as Minnie
Both are buried at Greenwood Cemetery, Trenton, Mercer County, New Jersey

Gustave Werner in the 1880 United States Federal Census
Age: 15
Birth Date: Abt 1865
Birthplace: Prussia (Germany)
Home in 1880: New York City, New York, New York
Street: 226 Thompson Street
Relation to Head of House: Son
Marital status: Single
Father's name: Conrad Werner
Father's Birthplace: Prussia
Mother's Birthplace: Prussia
Occupation: Tailor
Household Members: Name Age
Conrad Werner 42
Gustave Werner 15

Gustave Werner in the New York, State Census, 1905
Birth Year: abt 1865
Birth Place: Germany
Age: 40
Residence Year: 1905
Residence: Manhattan, New York, New York, USA
Relationship to Head: Head
Household Members: Name Age
Gustave Werner 40 decorator
Minnie Werner 41 wife
Max G Werner 17 bookkeeper, son (assumed to be Maxwell or Maximilian Werner, born 1888)

Name: Max G Werner
Age in 1910: 22
Birth Year: abt 1888
Birthplace: New York
Home in 1910: Manhattan Ward 12, New York, New York
Street: West 118 Street
Relation to Head of House: Son
Marital status: Single
Father's name: Gustav Werner
Father's Birthplace: Germany
Mother's name: Minnie Werner
Mother's Birthplace: Germany
Native Tongue: English
Occupation: Real Estate, Own Account
Household Members: Name Age
Gustav Werner 45
Minnie Werner 45
Max G Werner 22

A beautiful close up portrait of Gustave. It was found in Rochester, Monroe County NY. Census records might read Gus or Gustav Werner.  A beautiful image of young Gustave, at about 15-25 years of age, taken roughly about 1880.

Size: 2.5 x 4 inches
Debra Clifford Ancestorville Genealogy      Note: Hello from ~debra. I have spent years collecting over 10,000 ID’d lost family photos & paper from US flea markets & antique shops. I do the best gen research I can, but am always open to corrections. This is an original antique item, not a reprint. A new high quality rigid sleeve is included for extra protection, especially during shipping. You may buy a piece alone, or large intimate 300 dpi scans of the front and back sent immediately via email, or both. Please search carefully, as they are often found together and many may be related. I also invite you to join me at Ancestorville Genealogy on facebook. Thank you, enjoy! ~Debra Clifford (contact info on top bar)

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