It says “Cicely Burnip’s Daughter. From Thora with love to Bessy.”
Imagine my surprise when I looked on the back of these photos to see they were of a family from Beaminster, Dorset!
Who was Ellis Ogilvie? After another half hour reading all the reports for any clues I hit gold! I did a happy dance!!!
This photo above was taken before Rex married and it seems his training in the Fleet Air Arm as an Aircraft Mechanic…….
After being able to return the lovely photo of Agnes to a direct descendant a couple of weeks ago, Dick has very kindly sent me more images of the the family
These two lovely Postcard Photos I couldn’t resist, they are just adorable children aren’t they……..
More of the old photos & more information about his biological Mum’s side of the family, GINN
So they hadn’t got Victor’s name wrong after all! What a surprise!
Agnes Jane AKERS married Charles William SLY at the beginning of 1880 in Cardiff, Glamorgan, Wales
Having spent about four days worth of research on these Old Photos it’s time to give in. Have I missed something, so if you have any ideas or inspiration I would love to hear from you!