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NEED Evert and Glen Knisley family!
Posted by: Angel Marie Thompson Date: April 28, 2001 at 23:51:22
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I am looking for descendants to this man for my mother.Here is what I know.His name is Evert Knisley.He had a brother named Glen and two sisters Anna May and Loretta. This last name is of German origin. Evert and his siblings father was german, their mother was irish.Evert was a famouse painter in still life work(at one time displayed in the famouse France art gallery Louvre') and lived in Hawii at one time. He married a woman named Shirley.Glen was also a painter.My mother is the child of Anna Carnahan(Knisley.)My mothers name is Faustina(Tina) Thompson(Carnahan.) She has been looking for this family connection for some time. Their was a male cousin that she remembers.She has some of Evert's still life paintings that she got when my grandmother Anna passed on in 1995 at the age of 64.Evert lived in Hawii on the black sands and I have seen a picture of his house. It had a black marble pool.If you know or are this mans children, grandchildren or other family please contact me at bonomart-marie@msn.com.Thank you! Scincerley, Angel Marie Thompson(grandaughter of Anna Knisley.)
P.s. Evert was in the service many many years ago his sister Anna was the baby of the family. Example of family is as follows:



Great Grandmother- Helen Marie or Marie Helen is Kennedy descendant,red hair(irish)-Great Grandfather(german)This man was either a fireman or a police officer and was also in the service. He was older than Helen Marie.Children born to them were:



Had:Evert Knisley -oldest child/marries Shirley.Evert was married twice, Shirly is his seconde wife.Evert has maybe three children. One of them is male, this one is the one my mother remembers but, she can not remember his name.



Glen Kisley (no information)



Loretta Knisley/marries and has daughter by the name of Joan(my God mother.)Jaon marries Butch my god father.Jaon has three chilren, Kelly, Shelly and son named Tracy.
All family believed to be in San Diego ,Cal.



Anna May Knisley/marries Walter Shelby Carnahan.Anna has three children named Steven,Faustina(Tina) and James Nicholas Carnahan.Lived in California and Idaho.



Steven Carnahan marries a woman named Rae.They have three children.Can only remember two names of the children.Taliatha(Ty) and Leviticus(Levi)Carnahan.Lives in Post Falls, Idaho.



Faustina (Tina ) Carnahan marries Tom Edward Thompson in 1973.She has one daughter named Angel Marie Thompson.Lives in Mills,Wyomming.



James Nicholas marries Pamela.They have no children as of yet. He is a doctor.Lives in Riverside ,Cal.


Angel Marie marries Roy E.Peterson.She has one son born November 5,1997(two years after Anna May -Angel's grandmother dies in November 11,1995.)Angel's son is named Liam Edward Thompson-Peterson.In 1997 Angel is divorced.Angel is a therapist.Lives in Riverside,Cal.



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