"The Seven Wonders of the World" - The Viens
Brother's - Late 1800's
Top Row: Jean-Baptiste (John), Peter, Edward,Joseph
Bottom Row: Napolean, Louis, and Frank
Viens Females, early 1900's from left:
Corine, Adorina, Blanche, Agnes, Sarah, Elizabeth,Valeda
Viens Males, early 1900's from left: Francis, Henry,
John, Clarence, Homer, Alfred
Sullivan King and Mary Miller
First of family to come to New York
Xavier and Emma King with Francis and Donald Viens
Jean-Baptiste Viens (aka John), my Great-Grandfather
My Grandparents, Alfred Viens and Elizabeth King Viens,
Pepère was 96 and Memère was 91 in this
The original King house in Chazy Lake.
The newer farmhouse was built around the original homestead
A King family reunion, apparently in the late 40's
These were two pictures, found in my grandmother's
album of King ancestors. We have not identified them at this point,
but can place them in the late 1800's.
Picture of my grandmother and her family, taken at
the house in Chazy Lake about 1918..
From top: Sadie, Exford, Elizabeth
Filmore, Xavier, Emma, Howard
Thanks to Charles Viens for providing the correct names
for the Seven Wonder's photo, and for correcting the two pictures
that are actually Viens family photographs rather than King photos.