Sepia Saturday

The prompt this week got me to dig through some old family photos. I really liked the one below though I’m not sure who it is.

I know it’s a baby from my father’s side of the family and my grandfather’s generation. He was born in 189? and had 7 siblings. This baby looks pretty feminine but in those days boys could have been dressed like this.

A Kelly, but who?

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12 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. coastalcrone
    Jul 14, 2012 @ 16:08:36

    Beautiful baby! I love the old photos.

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  2. Jana Last
    Jul 14, 2012 @ 16:29:04

    What a darling baby!

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  3. Wendy
    Jul 14, 2012 @ 17:11:46

    That hair-do seems more boyish to me since I’ve seen photos of grown men with the same look. But that off-the-shoulder gown is unlike anything I’ve seen. Something!

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  4. Queen Bee
    Jul 14, 2012 @ 20:38:20

    What a beautiful baby – such an angelic face. Unusual dress too.

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  5. postcardy
    Jul 15, 2012 @ 08:06:08

    The baby looks very happy. That does look like a boyish hairstyle.

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  6. Jo
    Jul 15, 2012 @ 08:15:00

    He looks like a very happy little chap – and his dress is something else!

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  7. Little Nell
    Jul 15, 2012 @ 08:19:53

    That is one very happy baby!

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  8. Bob Scotney
    Jul 15, 2012 @ 09:54:52

    Gorgeous child with that off the shoulder gown.

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    • smkelly8
      Jul 15, 2012 @ 12:10:05

      Talking with my mother she thinks it’s a boy. She doesn’t know who. We wonder if it is my grandfather’s family as they didn’t have that much money.

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  9. Colleen
    Jul 18, 2012 @ 13:02:17

    Love the picture!

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