Unknown group, possibly 5 or 6 of the 11 children of Mathilde (van Thournout) De Vos. Dated 1907-1910 from clothing styles
by Leslie Bellais of the Wisconsin Historical Society. The following is proposed :
(standing left to right) Cyril, Cèsar ( = Charles), Oscar, and Medard (= Joe) ;
(seated) sister (Maria) Ghislena with (?).
George De Vos stated that the right-most man was his
father Medard (= Joe), but felt the remaining people were inrelated. Marge Martin (who owns the photo) felt that the man
standing 2nd from the left (with handkercheif in pocket) was her father, Cèsar ( = Charles) De Vos
(brother of Medard)
Filip Geerts, of the Belgian Beer Board writes
(on 10 March 2011) :
"Difficult, VERY difficult. Looks to me like this beer was named Coy'Heimsen brewed at Van Eecke (Watou),
But ... I'm not sure of this. Cheers, Btw..... Great picture !!!!--" Filip Geerts, Brugge Belgium Europe.
The Van Eecke brewery in Watou, Belgium, has been in existence since the 1600s