I am an amateur genealogist from Northern California. I have lived here all my life, although my family is from Pennsylvania and Italy (Mother) & Ohio and The Netherlands/Germany (Father). While I know a lot about my mother's family from word of mouth, my father's side has always been a mystery. Even my mother didn't know much about him except that after my dad died when I was 7, she was "warned" not to come sniffing around. I do know he had at least one previous marriage and 2-3 other children. So after years of digging and matching and networking, I was able to trace quite a bit of his lineage. Just recently I was able to obtain records from the National Archives about my father's Marine Corps record. It has filled in some blanks and also has given me a photo of him at 18 yo. (My 10 year old looks just like him!) Up to that point I had only had pictures of him 35+ yo. I still cannot find any of my half-siblings. As my late father would now be 89 yo., the children he had before me would be anywhere from 55 to 70 years old. I am losing my window, if I haven't already. Maybe this all-inclusive tree can help me find them.
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Place: Long Beach, Los Angeles, California, USA
↑ Wills McDonald Bagdis-1 was created by Gabrielle Bagdis through the import of Wills_Bagdis_Calderaro Family .ged on Feb 11, 2014. This comment and citation can be deleted after the biography has been edited and primary sources are included.
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