Look out for part 2 of this family story coming soon!
What a surprise to find that the family TOSH was so well known in Cumberland. A big part of UK industrial heritage.
It’s the first Victorian Album I have ever seen with American themed pictures inside. So could this have been a gift from a relative who had emigrated?
I would love to know more about the German side of this family, do you have a connection? Please get in touch if you can help
Most of you will, I’m sure, have heard of J.M.Barrie, James Matthew Barrie of Peter Pan fame, but how many of you have heard of his wife Mary Ansell.
So I offered the photos to Sarah, knowing they would be seen by people & also be going to a very good home. But this is not the end of the story……
I bought these beautiful old photos at an Antique Fair last month in Devon
In my last part about the family with connections to A La Ronde, I thought I would share the few photos unidentified so far with you.
So now I have identified the couple, the child on Mum Stella’s lap is indeed their first born Stella Joanna Matilda Parminter Tudor!
This wonderful Cabinet Card (about mid 1890’s)was among the loose old photos that I bought in November.Shame we aren’t able to see colours, I did wonder at first, if it may have been a Suffragette brooch the young lady on the left is wearing, but then I realized from the Tambourine in the front of…