• Welcome to Family History Forum 🔎

    Dive into a community where unraveling family history is a shared passion. Here, real people collaborate, offering advice, insights, and support in navigating the rich tapestry of genealogy. Engage in vibrant discussions, pose questions, or celebrate your latest findings on our active message boards.

    Whether you're piecing together ancestry or breaking through brick walls in your research, our forum is your essential resource 📚

    Join fellow family historians in this journey, where every story uncovered strengthens the bonds that connect us all 🔗

    Family History UK
  • Do you love Genealogy? Why not write for us? we're looking for volunteers to write articles for Family history. Please contact us for further information.

Unknown ancestor

Grania

New member
Posts
1
Likes
0
#1
Hello. I am a new member and I wonder if anyone can help with advice. I have been researching my husband's family tree for many years (he was adopted) and with the help of Ancestry DNA have now managed to find his birth mother's details and her family. We also now have family photos, none of which have names on. The family, the Pearsons, come from the Tottenham area. We have one photo however that we can't identify and I wonder if there is any way we can find out who he is? I have tried facebook and google to no avail so far and the photo shop in the High Street in Lincoln no longer exists. The photo would have been taken around 1939 and he is in RAF uniform. The photo was taken in LIncoln so I suspect he was posted there in the war. It is a very long shot I know. Are there any ways other than facebook of identifying ancestors?

thank you
Grania
 

Attachments

Similar threads

Top