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Re: Date of photo, Catherine McGovern, Newcastle, UK
« Reply #9 on: Thursday 18 March 21 19:47 GMT (UK) »
The photo is dated 1892  - see the url link

I always thought the date of 1880 might not be correct as this had been added at a later date, so the link you sent was very helpful and I guess that 1890's is more accurate after comparing the outfits of both women.  Haven't been able to find a death certificate for her, or re-marriage.  In fact, if the photo was taken in 1890's that would make her around 78 years old and I don't think the woman in this photo looks that old. 
Many thanks for everyone's input.
McGovern - Wragg - Nicholson - Rollins families in the Northeast and Yorkshire.  Apart from the Wragg family, the rest all originated in Ireland.