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    Mary - have a look at General Settings, found...

    Mary - have a look at General Settings, found under Forum Actions in the top (dark blue) menu.

    Almost at the bottom of the page there's a section relating to the Message Editor Interface. If you...
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    I have my bookmark set to...

    I have my bookmark set to https://www.british-genealogy.com/forum/ but once there I immediately click on What's New in the white bar at the top.

    The page in my bookmark (which I don't usually look...
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    I've just had a look at one of these records...

    I've just had a look at one of these records (picked at random) and from the information given, it looks as though the date will be the start of the apprenticeship. However, there are two other sets...
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    You could also order a copy of Marian's will from...

    You could also order a copy of Marian's will from the Government's Find a Will website. It's listed in 1962 under Richards, Marian Gertrude Edith ("Spencer-" is inserted above).

    The index shows...
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    I think the problem is that when I copied the...

    I think the problem is that when I copied the link something automatically converted it to https: (which it isn't). So either click the link as above, then when it fails change https: to http: - or...
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    Just wondering if that 1720 burial describes him...

    Just wondering if that 1720 burial describes him as a Clerk, or if it might be someone else (a son, perhaps)?

    The reason is that I've been looking a bit further and found a few references to a...
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    Just to avoid any doubt, from looking at the...

    Just to avoid any doubt, from looking at the image of the register at FamilySearch the dates of these events were 1 Jun 1689 and 16 Feb 1689/90.

    I think it's highly likely that Clarke is an...
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    The image can also be seen at https://registers.nli.ie/registers/vtls000633591#page/14/mode/1up

    - useful for those without an Ancestry sub, and it seems a better quality image to me too.

    I'm...
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    Unless I'm looking in the wrong place, these...

    Unless I'm looking in the wrong place, these later death records aren't the GRO indexes, but sourced (in the case of one I looked at) from Wilmington Millennium Ltd. I believe they were compiled from...
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    As Peter says, the only way to be sure of what...

    As Peter says, the only way to be sure of what happened is to order the certificate. (And I too don't know what you mean by "One surname has further records the other doesn't" - unless it's that...
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    Thanks for answering my questions and clarifying...

    Thanks for answering my questions and clarifying the situation.

    There are indexes to consular BMDs at The Genealogist. These include quite a lot of Inglotts in Alexandria, including the births of...
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    I think there are a few things that need...

    I think there are a few things that need clarifying. First, does all of this refer to England and Wales? Scotland and Ireland have different records.



    What document is this in? For example, a...
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    Hi Kate, and welcome. In a quick search in...

    Hi Kate, and welcome.

    In a quick search in birth indexes for England and Wales, Scotland and the Isle of Man I haven't come up with anything obvious, so I'm wondering - did John and Maria have any...
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    Hi Keith, and welcome. There appear to be...

    Hi Keith, and welcome.

    There appear to be numerous copies in public libraries around Lincolnshire - see this entry from the online catalogue (link broken to make it inactive):

    https://...
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    Rather than dealing with the GRO, you might get...

    Rather than dealing with the GRO, you might get better service from the local register office - in this case Ceredigion at
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    That's good - unless you now need to check out...

    That's good - unless you now need to check out that she wasn't really widow of William. I hope the other things are as useful.
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    Yes, I think it is. What I think I can see in the...

    Yes, I think it is. What I think I can see in the image is consistent with the birth registration. But I'm glad someone could make out her name in the 1939 register - I'm not sure I'd have got it.
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    Glad I could help. As for corroboration, as well...

    Glad I could help. As for corroboration, as well as hoping to find Charles or another of the Palfreys as the informant on her death registration, you might find her address. The 1881 census doesn't...
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    As others have said, you really need the...

    As others have said, you really need the information from her marriage certificate.

    The 1911 census has a Catherine Potter in Weston-super-Mare who was born in Leamington Spa, but her age was only...
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    A bit more to add to the above: Cannington...

    A bit more to add to the above:

    Cannington Cemetery records are online at https://www.
    cannington.org.uk/links/cemetery/

    If you follow the link shown as "Burials Old Cemetery Part Two 2" you'll...
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    I've just run a couple of searches at FreeBMD: ...

    I've just run a couple of searches at FreeBMD:

    (a) any Jane dying in the Bridgwater district 1871-1881 - there's a Jane Gill in Jun qtr 1881 aged 66, which might be worth looking into since it was...
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    Did Jane have any children? Or...

    Did Jane have any children? Or brothers/sisters/nieces/nephews?

    Even though she wasn't with them in 1881, she could have gone to live with them later and died there too. So if there were any such...
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    I was looking at your other thread about Jane...

    I was looking at your other thread about Jane Gill and wondered if there might be any clues in Robert Platt's will. The probate index doesn't mention her (but the will might if she'd been a...
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    I've come across what seems to be a similar case...

    I've come across what seems to be a similar case to this, though in my case the re-registration wasn't until the 'child' was about 25 years old. Does anyone know why they might have done this? -...
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    It's still behaving as I described in post #7...

    It's still behaving as I described in post #7 above - for me at least. It doesn't seem to be showing all unread messages, possibly just the ones that are a week old or less.
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