Family of Ralph Shand Swale and Margaret Jane Swale, 17 March 1929.
This photograph was made at "Ronaki", Boggyburn, near Winton.
Home of Margaret Jane (Thompson) Swale and the late Ralph Shand Swale and family. Ralph had died 3 years earlier.
L > R, back row: Mrs M J Swale, sons William (Bill), Raymond, John Hunter (Jack), James Bonar (Jim), (cousin Les Brown from Dunedin), daughters Ada (Swale) Mclean of Caroline Valley, Dagmar (Swale) Kelly.
L > R, front row: daughter Barbara Isobel (Bobbie Gleason), Doris E. O. Swale (nee King) + Ralph Swale (these two married two days previously), daughter Jane (Jean), and cousin Florrie Brown from Dunedin.
Here are 9 of the 10 children of Margaret and Ralph. The only one absent was daughter Eileen Margaret (Kean).