Shared Photo: Joh. Georg Maurer

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My great-great-grandfather, George Maurer, born 1824 in Germany, immigrated to the U.S. in the mid 1850s.  This photo was probably taken around the 1860s.  

I always thought he reminded me of Abraham Lincoln.  Maybe it was just the style of the day...  :)

Anybody else see it?

Liz R.

I wanted to share this family photo of George Maurer with the community. Location: probably Adrian Michigan. Date: unknown.
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Click here for the image details page or here for the full-sized version (810 x 1330).

WikiTree profile: George Maurer
in The Tree House by Liz Carson G2G1 (1.3k points)

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He do look a little like Abraham Lincoln. How amazing great old photo of your great great grandfather

It was a pleasure to look at and I like to thank you so much for sharing I find it so rewarding looking at old photos
by Susan Laursen G2G Astronaut (2.5m points)
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Thank you, Susan.  :)

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