(Almost) Wordless Wednesday: Is this a young James Franklin Jollett?
Wordless Wednesday is a daily prompt at Geneabloggers that asks family historians to create a post in which the main focus is a photograph or image. Some posters also include attribute information as to the source of the image.
In my great-grandmother Mary Frances Jollett Davis’s photo album is a tintype of this man:
I’m guessing it is her father James Franklin Jollett as a young man.I’ve compared the ears, nose, pinched brow, and hand position to the same in this photo as an old man:
What do you think? Same man? Can you date the earlier photo?