This Blog has a link to Wellington, Prince Albert and Queen Victoria, a Governor of the Tower of London and even a link to a famous Olympic Gold Medallist!
Then I saw her name on the back …Frances Constance Burke and instantly I thought of Burke’s Peerage🤔
From the clues on the back I finally managed to find the right family where everyone fitted in
Do your Ancestors come from these areas? Have you old Victorian photos of your Ancestors that match with any of these people?
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.
What a bonus to have another photo that is written on of the same Gibbs family!
I bought these beautiful old photos at an Antique Fair last month in Devon
This is a group of four great old photos, all kept together thankfully.
I was amazed when I opened the battered old suitcase and found eight certificates!
Some lovely Old Photos of Children from past times in my Collection