|All family photos will be welcomed, whether sent via e-mail or the
mail system. Not all photos will be placed on the web site, some
because the relatives are still alive, some because of preference to other photos, or some
because of your request.
I've published the family history of the
descendants of the children of Robert and Hannah Parr. Family photos help immensely with the readability of
family history books, comparing
similar facial features and hair lines, or simply to add variability to the genealogy and
stories (it's all about the
- My first choice to use as a photo is one with mom, dad and all the kids - when all the
kids were kids. Something like the family of
George Sylvester Parr (see #1 above) will be wonderful!!
- My second choice is the wedding photo, with just the bride and groom. The wedding photo
of William George Parr and Edith Dawkins (see #2 above) is an example.
- My third choice is simply a quality photo of the family, regardless of the ages.
- If you are sending a photo by email, please scan the photo at a high dpi -
300 dpi if possible - it helps to have a strong resolution to
work with (cleaning up and printing).
The success with this project has directly been from the
sharing of our many cousins. If you wish to share, some of your family
stories, my email address is firstname.lastname@example.org