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Forum: General Family History Queries

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  1. Sticky Thread Sticky: Important message for all forum members

    People who research family history are very generous with their time and help, especially towards those new to research. This is great because it shows what a friendly bunch we all are. However, there are certain things which are not allowed and this includes breaching copyright or licence - At...

    Started by Geoffers‎, 24-01-2009 11:19 AM
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  2. Sticky Thread Sticky: General Family History

    Hello folks. This is just a reminder that this forum exists. As well as general questions on family and local history; it's as good a board to use as any if you've 'lost' someone, somewhere and want to begin tracking them. I'm sure that you know the sort of thing I mean, an ancestor was...

    Started by Geoffers‎, 23-08-2005 10:37 PM
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  1. Moved: Counties, England, Wales and Scotland

    Started by Mutley‎, 20-03-2012 1:37 AM
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  2. Workhouse births - London/Middlesex

    Were births in the workhouse in these areas circa 1860-1870 registered as other births were or handled differently? Were all births in any workhouse registered? I cannot find these births on the GRO Colin

    Started by Colin Rowledge‎, 11-03-2012 8:52 PM
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  3. Moved: Howe

    a week ago I posted a thread on surnames , I am researching Howe. I have since found out his mother was a Birch, I would appreciate any help at all as I have come to adead end. Thankyou

    Started by berval‎, 20-03-2012 1:53 PM
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  4. Thomas GOUGH

    Hi, My greatx2 grandfather was born abt 1840 in possibly Kent. He married Charlotte Inall in Sydney in 1864. They had 10 children. He died 29 Sept 1891 in Parramatta Asylum, of nervous exhaustion. His occupation was labourer. Religion was C of E. Can anyone help retrace his steps? Have no idea...

    Started by gaelwyn‎, 18-03-2012 2:39 PM
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  5. George Frederick House

    George Frederick House had the Commercial Hotel in Narrow Bridge Street, Peterborough, Northamptonshire (now Cambridgeshire). He died in 1901 aged 38. His widow, Jane, died in 1917 aged about 60. Iím wondering what newspapers were published in the town then, and whether there may have been...

    Started by Pat S‎, 19-03-2012 11:18 PM
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    20-03-2012, 4:03 AM Go to last post
  6. Society of Genealogists

    I am ferreting about on their website which I have to say I find hard to navigate. How can I find out what fiche parish registers they hold? When I look at their Library catalogue it doesn't list them (but I am probably looking in the wrong place). Am planning a visit there next week but need to...

    Started by sueannbowen‎, 19-03-2012 8:00 PM
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  7. William Turner Death ?

    Im very new to genealogy and not very good at the moment so need some help please. William Turner born 31st Oct 1864 Seaton Colliery, Seaham, Co Durham. Father: John Morland Turner Mother: Mary Jane Frecker The family were led to Believe he died fighting in WW1 but im starting to have...

    Started by DavyTee‎, 18-03-2012 11:29 AM
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    18-03-2012, 7:51 PM Go to last post
  8. Question Edward William Barnes Lived in Gibson Place

    Sired my father Edward William Holland although he was already married. My father Edward William Holland lived at Gibson Place King`s Lynn with his mother Susannah Holland. My father took his mothers name rather than his father but wondering if there are any more siblings

    Started by bmmdonald‎, 18-03-2012 2:54 PM
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  9. A new puzzle - Francis Kneebone 1861-1929

    Francis was born in 1861 in Creed, Cornwall, the son of Francis and Eliza Kneebone - nee Prisk Francis was their 1st child and the family lived in Creed where his mum and dad farmed 22 acres. Farming didn't seem to pan out and by 1871 Francis jr., his 2 younger siblings and parents had moved to...

    Started by Colin Rowledge‎, 14-03-2012 8:53 PM
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  10. Harrietts maiden name

    Im looking for the maiden name and family of Harriett from Littlelea Northwich Cheshire married? to John Beesley Watchmaker from liverpool I have them in the 1861in farnworth & 1871 farnworth census then Harriet as widow in 1881 census in west derby living with daughter Jane who is married to...

    Started by olliepolly‎, 12-03-2012 5:16 PM
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  11. 17th Lancers Crimean war

    Hello. I,m trying to find out where Ellen Banks was born. Birth date 1853c. Her father was in the 17th lancers. I think, through family word of mouth that she was born in Hulme barracks in Manchester/Salford. I can find no records of this. It seems that the 17th were also housed at the New...

    Started by Hlomos‎, 13-03-2012 1:34 AM
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  12. Nora Harper - Maiden Name?

    hello, I have been researching my ancestors for a couple of years. I ran into a roadblock for my paternal great grandmother. My father told me she was born on a ship in the English channel returning from Malta with her mother Nora Harper or harpur, and her sister sarah sometime between 1869- 1870....

    Started by tsgtmoon‎, 04-02-2012 8:50 PM
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  13. Name of School in London, England in 1901'02

    Hi, I just discovered on Ancestry, the School Registration Records for my two grand aunts and one grand uncle. However the individual record for each, has been indexed twice. One index shows that the school was called Midway Place School and the other shows the school as Mina Road School. They...

    Started by Lois in Canada‎, 08-03-2012 8:39 PM
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  14. Tempted by the fruit of another('s research)

    I'm researching my great great-grandfather, Henry Harris. On the 1881 census (RG11/piece 647/folio 133/page 18), he's living in Battersea with his wife Alice, and 3 year old daughter Lily. Further children, including my great grandfather Charles, are yet to be born (who appear later in the 1891...

    Started by Jonesy‎, 10-03-2012 10:21 AM
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  15. MORGAN family Pembrokeshire and Cumbria

    Hi, this is my second post being new to this site I in advertantly closed my last one. I have just started researching the MORGAN family from Mounton / Monkton Pembrokeshire before moving to Millom Cumbria. John

    Started by johnszymala‎, 09-03-2012 9:37 PM
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  16. Alfred Latimer Hooper and Anna Beatrice Hines

    Looking for info for Alfred Latimer Hooper and Anna Beatrice Hines. Understand they lived in Bury St Edmunds (1911 Census). Family living in Botanic House. Alfred working in Lesser Subscription Gardens. Any info much appreciated.

    Started by chesil‎, 08-03-2012 11:29 AM
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  17. Help Please!

    Have been having a look at my Cousins father, my Uncle,sadly he died either just before or shortly after she was born in July 1935. Sadly my cousin died last year before I got around to having a look for him but her children would still like to know about their Grandfather. I need a little advice...

    Started by valg‎, 09-03-2012 3:49 AM
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  18. Help with the Roepers

    Hello I am tracing a long lost family for a friend, Thanks to some help from Thomasin and Kerry Wood I found her grandmother who was Harriet Roeper. This is such an unusual name, I though there would be no problem tracing the family. There are very few Roepers in the FreeBMD. However I can find...

    Started by kermie62‎, 20-02-2012 1:49 PM
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  19. Unhappy Birmingham city library website down?

    I have been trying to access the Birmingham city library and archives since Monday evening without success. I've tried two different computers, with different OS and different browsers. I've also tried jumping from various links, and typing the address directly. I just get a message each time...

    Started by PamG‎, 08-03-2012 1:43 AM
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    08-03-2012, 4:34 AM Go to last post
  20. Frederick James Taylor

    I am trying to find information regarding my wifeís family. She was told that her father had been married before and that there was a daughter. No further information was given by her parents. I have found the wedding certificate of his first wife Edith Ellen Brett on 19th May 1920 where she...

    Started by IanStockbridge‎, 05-03-2012 7:32 PM
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    07-03-2012, 5:29 PM Go to last post

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