Friday, 15 February 2013
Friday's Faces From the Past - The Unknown Bride
A beautiful bride in a beautiful dress but unfortunately I have no idea who she is.
I found the photos - which, I guess are from the 1930s - amongst my cousin Michael's belongings, so the couple may be relations of either of his parents.
Michael's mother was Lillian Thompson (1913-1989) whose parents were John William Thompson and Annie Newnham. Michael's father was Ernest "Billy" Barton (1900-1980).
Both the Thompson and Barton families were living in the North Yorkshire / County Durham area during the 1930s. However, Annie Newnham's family came originally from Woolwich, London and the Barton family had Liverpool connections.
I have inherited a number of unidentified photographs and would love for them to find their "family". Which sites would you recommend for posting "lost" photos?
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