Mr. and Mrs. Gerald Flood with their family make a fine portrait to end the week, Here you may notice that of the four children two bear a strong resemblance to the father and two to the mother! And a handsome family they are too.
With thanks to O Mac
there is strong evidence that this image dates from the 1930s, and that - as Sharon notes - those pictured are (left to right):
Nora, Tim, Ita (standing), Nelly (sitting), Martin, Gerald [Flood]
Both boys pictured went on to play inter-county hurling, with the younger Flood winning 3 All-Irelands
in the 1950s and 60s....
Photographer: A. H. Poole
Collection: Poole Photographic Studio
Date: between ca. 1901 and 1954 (likely 1930s)
NLI Ref: POOLEWP 4297
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Owner: National Library of Ireland on The Commons
Source: Flickr Commons