Meet Mary Isaac, who went on to marry and have three sons that became the Palmers of the famous Biscuit makers Huntley and Palmers of Reading, Berkshire.
What a bonus to have another photo that is written on of the same Gibbs family!
I was amazed when I opened the battered old suitcase and found eight certificates!
Imagine my surprise when I looked on the back of these photos to see they were of a family from Beaminster, Dorset!
These two lovely Postcard Photos I couldn’t resist, they are just adorable children aren’t they……..
I have found that Robert Sparke Hutchings was the very first Vicar of St Andrew’s Church, Monkton Wyld in 1850
Charles Stanley Battle served in WW1 as a Gunner in the Royal Field Artillery.
A couple of months ago at a Car Boot sale I came across three old photos in a bag. Having a quick look I could see they were the same lady & with writing on the back, the seller saw me looking & said dismissivly “oh those have […]
Sometimes when I’m rummaging through large boxes of old photos & allsorts, I just see something that takes my eye, these are two such things, 10p each !! A marriage certificate & a Baptism card. At the time I never know quite what I’ve got, but just that […]
In celebration of St Valentine’s day, I’m sharing with you one of my favourite Wedding old photos. …That magical look of love….The Bride & Groom both looking splendid ! The Bride wearing a gorgeous dress & full length veil, with lovely bouquet. The groom is soooo smart too, […]