SELBY, Francis Gull and Mary. Ninth plate ambrotype of a boy and girl, in a gilt matt surround in a wood frame (60 x 70mm), with suspension loop. On the reverse written on the paper backing "Francis Gull Selby. Mary Selby in 1867".
In the 1861 census (before Mary's birth), we find Francis G Selby in Spalding, Lincolnshire, aged 8, the son of Francis J. Selby, aged 45, an attorney solicitor, and his wife Ellen, aged 31. There are 5 other siblings listed.