I have had the most amazing week, not only are one set of photos back on their way to their families but two!
Recently I had a lovely surprise message from Alison, a friend on Twitter
So now I have identified the couple, the child on Mum Stella’s lap is indeed their first born Stella Joanna Matilda Parminter Tudor!
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…….
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!
So can you help? Do you recognise any faces of family members or ancestors?
I found these three lovely old photos together, was great they had dates & other writing on.
I had a message from a direct descendant of Louisa Stallibrass Searle and James Alder, and that changed everything!
At first, after reading the back of the group photo below, I really hoped I could find Grandpa Searle & I have!
On the evening before Titanic sailed, the flowers & plants were taken to the dock by mule cart….
This wonderful Cabinet Card (about mid 1890’s)was among the loose old photos that I bought in November.Shame we aren’t able … More
We were up at 5.30 am Tuesday morning to go off to a Car Boot, its usually a good one … More