1864 - 1946


Thomas Donovan's family about 1888.

(left to right: Thomas, Charles, baby Teddie, Minnie Donovan, Victoria Gibbons, Frank, Florence.

The same studio back drop as the wedding photo on the right.


Charles and Ellen Greenfield's wedding (probably). They were married on 16 April 1891, in St Joseph's Catholic Church, Brighton.
This wedding photo was taken by Thomas in the St James' Street studio, Brighton. [left to right: Minnie Donovan, Ellen Greenfield, Charles, Florence Donovan, unknown bridesmaid (possibly Carrie Greenfield, Ellen's sister), unknown best man (possibly Charlie Kilmister, mentioned by daughter Grace, in her memoir, as a friend of Charles')].