#52Ancestors asks bloggers to "have one blog post each week devoted to a specific ancestor. It could be a story, a biography, a photograph, an outline of a research problem — anything that focuses on one ancestor.
This week's theme is "The Old Homestead" and I have chosen this beautiful mystery photograph that was in my grandmother Rhea (Coughlin) Moynahan's photo collection.
I have not yet identified the ancestors in this photo but I feel fairly confident in saying it is a home located somewhere in Essex county, Ontario.
It is not in the best of condition and shows a woman and two young girls sitting on a lovely veranda and a young boy sitting on his bike in what is most likely Windsor or Wallaceburg, Ontario. Or perhaps Detroit?
|The mystery woman with two young girls.|
|A young boy on a bike.|
|The woman is holding a newspaper on her lap.|
|This young girl is holdinga doll.|
|This young girl has a kitten on her lap.|
Until then, this is a treasured photograph of a lovely family on the beautiful veranda of their home