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    Thank you Christina, I do have all the birth...

    Thank you Christina, I do have all the birth details for her siblings, and the baptism records from Briston. It is just the elusive Dorcas that has become a 'nuisance' in my research. She did exist...
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    Gilbert family in Glyncorrwg

    Hi

    I am researching the descendents of James Gilbert (b.1831) who settled in Glyncorrwg between 1861 and 1871, having been born in Frome, Somerset and after marrying Emma Lewis in 1851 in Bristol....
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    Thank you Ken, I did spot the 'Goose' a long...

    Thank you Ken, I did spot the 'Goose' a long while back and mused over the possibility, until I received the death certificate for Dorcas Elizabeth Calder née Bell. She married Alexander Calder in...
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    After an absence of a few years, I thought I...

    After an absence of a few years, I thought I would try my original inquiry again as I am still eluded by the birth and baptism of my great grandmother Dorcas. I have tried various avenues but turned...
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    Hello Sheila I too, have 'left' Ancestry but I...

    Hello Sheila

    I too, have 'left' Ancestry but I did purchase the Family Tree Maker 2012 and was able to download the images within the parameters of the program. I also backed them up elsewhere...
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    Some good comments and reasoning here. Obviously...

    Some good comments and reasoning here. Obviously the petition is only for UK residents. I hasten to add that it is not 'my' petition and I came across it and thought it a good idea. I guess that any...
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    e-Petition for BMD certificates issue

    I would like to publicise this e-petition and hopefully get as many of you to 'sign' it if you feel inclined to do so.
    http://epetitions.direct.gov.uk/petitions/1792
    It is self explanatory and...
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    Thank you. This answers my question. It appears...

    Thank you. This answers my question. It appears to be a web server based program, which would require one to have a domain or website, or to have their own webserver. It appears to be pretty...
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    TNG - The Next Generation

    Greetings

    Does anyone have any experience of TNG - The Next Generation of Genealogy Sitebuilding? I have come across it and am unsure if it is a good software program for an individual to use for...
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    The London Gazette is possibly another avenue to...

    The London Gazette is possibly another avenue to explore. It has been running since 1666 and is a very useful resource for family history research. It covers, amongst other things, honours, medals,...
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    A lot of useful information and assistance from...

    A lot of useful information and assistance from you all, many thanks. I now have some more avenues to explore on this little branch of my growing tree!
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    No, Mutley, I have not got that far but I guess,...

    No, Mutley, I have not got that far but I guess, as you say, it is a long shot. Thanks for the idea, and I shall endeavour to try this line.
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    Your information is most helpful olliecat and I...

    Your information is most helpful olliecat and I shall bear this in mind if I ever decide to use their 'service' again. I still hope that someone can answer my query about being able to view online or...
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    An update to this thread as I now have (finally)...

    An update to this thread as I now have (finally) both the birth certificates for Lucy and Nellie. 'Lucy' was born Violet Ivy Letts Gurney, and 'Nellie' was born Evelyn Nellie Letts Gurney. Both...
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    Preview BMD certificates before purchase

    Greetings
    I will assume that perhaps this has been addressed before, but I cannot see where, so apologies if I am covering old ground. I have recently purchased two birth certificates and found the...
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    I only got one certificate, and that was for...

    I only got one certificate, and that was for Evelyn Nellie Letts Gurney, and no father is named on the birth certificate. I am guessing that the 'L' on Violet Ivy L Gurney will also be for Letts (or...
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    Ah! Thank you. I know you probably won't believe...

    Ah! Thank you. I know you probably won't believe me when I tell you that I did do a forum search before I asked the question, but probably didn't 'search' the right way. Never mind...............
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    1891 census transcription details for: 36,...

    1891 census transcription details for: 36, Coventry Street, Preston, Hove, Brighton
    National Archive Reference:
    RG number: RG12 Piece: 820 Folio: 65 Page: 43
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    Scotland Census

    Can anyone tell me if the dates for the Scotland census are the same as the England census or did they have different dates?

    viz:

    1841 - taken on 7 June
    1851 - taken on 30 March
    1861 - taken...
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    That is kind of you to look for me Mutley. I...

    That is kind of you to look for me Mutley. I wonder what happened to the 'Lucy' part of her name, if in fact Mark's findings are the correct 'Lucy & Nellie' that I am looking for.
    Maybe that was her...
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    Thanks for the tip Mark. I have just ordered...

    Thanks for the tip Mark. I have just ordered them, with reference checking for the mother's maiden name. I have not seen the 1911 census yet as I am waiting for them to become part of the...
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    Where are Lucy and Nellie?

    I have a conundrum in my family tree (don't we all)! I am hoping perhaps someone here can assist me with solving it.

    My 2nd great grandfather, Charles Edwin GURNEY died in September 1879, just...
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    Wheels are turning. I have replied in another...

    Wheels are turning. I have replied in another recent post regarding this topic. :D
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    I have had a reply from the FreeREG executive. ...

    I have had a reply from the FreeREG executive.

    " You are correct there are currently issues with the ownership of some Oxfordshire transcriptions. Consequently we are not permitting searches of...
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    I have e-mailed the Oxfordshire County...

    I have e-mailed the Oxfordshire County Co-ordinator, and also the FreeREG webmaster. Hopefully this will be actioned in due course. I agree, most irritating!
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