Treasure Chest Thursday: The Springsteen Family

Springsteen Family Portrait, circa 1863?
Springsteen Family Portrait, circa 1863. First row, seated, from left: Anna Missouri Springsteen, Jefferson Springsteen, Anna (Conner) Springsteen, Robert E. Springsteen, John William Springsteen. Standing in back, from left: Charles Springsteen or Thomas Jefferson Springsteen, Abram Furman Springsteen, Thomas Jefferson Springsteen or Charles Springsteen, Mary Elizabeth Springsteen.

Springsteen Family (Click for Family Tree)

Using the ages of the persons in this photograph, we estimate that it was taken about 1863-1864. It could also be after 21 June 1865, since that is when Abram came back from the Civil War. That date would make Robert 8 and Anna 11- what do you think?

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More to come on this family…


Notes, Sources, and References: 

  1. Family treasure chest of photos- thanks to some wonderful cousins!


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