Rebecca Startup, born in the 1790s and lived well into her 80s. She was born twenty or so years after the founding of the USA - can you imagine the stories she could tell?
Great snapshot of a 1920s bride!
Love this face! Taken during the time when it was common for very young boys to wear dresses.
Martin Van Buren Jones (died 1884) was baptized in 1831 in New York. He died on March 31, 1884 at Hunter Creek on his timber claim,
Del Norte County, California. His family lists the cause of death as: heart attack. He was buried on April 1884.
Wow - talk about great family genes!
Wonderful snapshot of some of the passengers who arrived in Wellington, New Zealand in 1910 on the Tainui passenger steam ship which was built in 1908.
Her parents weren’t happy with Evangeline when this photo was taken - they thought it was provocative!