Help to use ICloud photo library

I created iCloud photo library on my computer desktop Mac, 2 iPhones (mine and my husband) and iPad.   I have several questions:

1. I have 56 779 pictures in my library on my Mac.  It is has been download since last Friday and today says download 35 939 points (89,14 GB 200,61 GB).  Why is - it take so long and what I can do to speed that up?  I want access to my photos on all devices, but want the originals on my Mac as well.

2. the photos taken on my iPhone not charge other devices.  Photos of my husband takes is... two phones are put in the same place.

3. on my phone at the title 'Moments' my phone says 6 322 photos, 133 videos and under that it says download 3 929 points.  His phone said 23 974 photos, 207 videos updated 07:19 - once AGAIN the two phones are put in the same place (I changed the settings even last week when I updated our two phones for the latest operating system).

4. on my Mac why their different images in 'All the Photos' under 'Albums' in the Photos listed by Date?

5. on my iPhone - why different Albums show on my Mac?  Example: We just returned from a trip and this week I put in place several new albums.  They do not appear on other devices in the title of the Album?

6. do I need to move the picture on our iPhones to somewhere else on the Mac, so keep them forever?  I don't want pictures endangered?  I have more confidence?

I would appreciate help, can someone give me?  I'm completely lost?

My system is an Early 2008 iMac

OS X El Capitan 10.11.4

IPhone 6 - 9.3.1

Photos 1.5

I have original ICloud library checked and updated download for Mac. I also have my Photo Stream and ICloud Photo sharing checked.

Thank you very much!!!

1. the download process is very slow. Some of those who have large libraries of photos posted it took a month. There is nothing you can do to speed up the process except try to minimize access to the network on the computer.

2. try to settings/iCloud and remove the synchronization. Wait a few minutes and then resynchronize. Have you tried the signature to iCloud and then reconnect?

3 see above.

To avoid losing images make sure you have 2 backups of the computer on 2 separate drives.

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