Wordless Wednesday: the end of the road, for now

OPR birth record of George Leslie. My paternal great great grandfather and the earliest verified Leslie ancestor. Record from Scotland's People.

OPR birth record of George Leslie. My paternal great great grandfather and the earliest verified Leslie ancestor I can find. Searching for Elizabeth Robertson and John Leslie has proved fruitless. Record from Scotland’s People.

George natural son to Elizabeth Roberston and John  Leslie was born 3rd and bapt. 31st Augsut 1822. Witnesses George Stewart and Alan Stewart.

Wordless Wednesday is a blogging prompt from Geneabloggers.

 

Wordless Wednesday: wee kilted laddie

My great uncle, Stewart Cruden. Studio portrait c. 1915

My great uncle, Stewart Cruden. Studio portrait c. 1915

This is the third separate studio portrait of my great uncle in a kilt. There are others of him posing in little cut-down army uniforms. I don’t know whether this was a fashion in photography at the time, or my great grandparents just loved seeing their kids dressed  up.

Wordless Wednesday is a Geneabloggers prompt.

Here are a couple of other posts on the theme that I’ve enjoyed:

http://genealogysisters.wordpress.com/2014/01/29/almost-wordless-wednesday-snow-friends-1945/

http://mypeopleinhistory.wordpress.com/2014/01/29/wordless-wednesday-family-picture/

http://wellerharvey.wordpress.com/2014/01/29/wordless-wednesday-january-29-2014/

http://twigsandtrees.blogspot.com.au/2014/01/wordless-wednesday-feb-1960-down-in.html

http://ancestorslivehere.blogspot.com.au/2014/01/wordless-wednesday-unknown.html