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Bonikowsky family with 8 of 16 children, from Nowo Rudni, Ukraine

Photo and story from FATE OF THE GERMAN BAPTIST PASTORS: Russian Volhynia, 1929-1938
Emil J. Bonikowski and his family "immigrated to Canada in July 1926 and served churches in Saskatchewan. Retired in 1941 and moved to Kelowna, BC. He died on October 20, 1967, in Medicine Hat, AB at the age of 86. Family: wife, Maria, and 16 children, Erich, Oscar, Erwin, Alma, Helmut, Agnes, Frieda, Arthur, Bill (still living in Kelowna), Rubin, Harry, Alice-Lillian, Helen, Bruno, Agnes (named in memory of her sister who died as a young child), and Benno. Maria died in Kelowna of cancer in 1959."
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Arndt family from Ukraine

From the book The Old Country: Real Stories by those who have their roots in Volhynia, Russia (Ukraine) by Donald N. Miller. See end of post for more info.
(a book in my personal library)

Click to see photo larger.
The photo shows 7 of the 8 children of Julius S. Arndt, from 4 mothers.



Source of photo and story:

The Old Country: Real Stories by those who have their roots in Volhynia, Russia (Ukraine).

Available from author here: http://www.inthemidstofwolves.com/books.html


Library reference info: https://www.worldcat.org/title/old-country-real-life-stories-by-those-who-have-their-roots-in-volhynia-russia-ukraine/oclc/80355700

Jordan Family, 1850

Ed Lambert and family, 1878

Wilson Family, Williams family, Mississippi

Wilson family



Williams family.  Very low resolution but lovely composition.


https://www.msmarion.com/photosColFamHisCen.html

Priscill Four Generations

May Family