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James is my son-in-law who married my daughter Chloe

James brought back a load of old photos from his Grandmas House to sort through- found this one (all named and labelled) taken in Bere Regis of the Toms family.

Hopefully more old Bere Regis  photos will emerge!

 

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Frank Toms

Frank Toms taken in Bere Regis

Early photograph of

St John The Baptist Church in Bere Regis

J.W Boswell

Official stamp

J.W.Boswell; the village's first photographer, whose other occupations included being a decorator.

Toms Family Bere Regis

James bought back a load of old photos from his Grandmas House to sort through - found this one (all named and labelled) taken in Bere Regis of the Toms family.

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Back row- George Toms, Frank Toms, Eliza Toms (nee Poore), John Toms, James Harris

 

Front row- Amelia Toms, Eliza Ann Toms and Alice Harris (nee Toms

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Frank and Eliza in the back row are James' great-great-great grandparents.

Eliza in the front row is his great-great grandmother who kept this amazing photo album full of these gorgeous old photos.

Chloe my daughter explained how on the reverse of a photo they found how James great-great grandmother even made notes of birth dates, very rare! but very helpful.