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    No there were not any test firings of Thor...

    No there were not any test firings of Thor missiles in the UK, a few UK missiles were launched in the USA and two in the Pacific but none in UK
    Cheers
    Guy
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    Yes the Act for the better regulating and...

    Yes the Act for the better regulating and preserving Parish and other Registers of Births, Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, in England [28th July 1812.] required the use of a printed register as...
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    What you have shown is just the standard way a...

    What you have shown is just the standard way a parish register is written based on what the incumbent knew about them.
    To make any assumptions you would really have to study as many pages as...
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    Have you thought of offering the archives a copy...

    Have you thought of offering the archives a copy of the digital images you are making,in that way they could offer future researchers a digital copy of the diaries.
    Cheers
    Guy
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    Yes ever since 1644 Parish Registers have been...

    Yes ever since 1644 Parish Registers have been open for "...and also the names of all persons married there and the time of their marriage ; and also the names of all persons buried in that parish,...
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    I would urge caution about reading anything into...

    I would urge caution about reading anything into a match of 5 cM over 1 segment or even 10 cM over 1 segment such matches are more often than not false matches, simple common DNA that occurs in the...
  7. It is very difficult to be precise about what...

    It is very difficult to be precise about what microfiche you have, the second image is one fiche of the 1992 version of the LDS IGI. The IGI is available online.
    Other fiche seem to contain...
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    Mortality Rates are shown in the Registrar...

    Mortality Rates are shown in the Registrar General's reports see-
    https://www.rootschat.com/links/01oxm/

    Cheers
    Guy
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    It would all depend on the particular person. ...

    It would all depend on the particular person.

    Two questions that have not been answered is the electorate had the opportunity to return a sealed schedule if they did not want their details to be...
  10. Rest in peace Ann

    Rest in peace Ann
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    I thought your vacuum cleaner was Vulcan XH558...

    I thought your vacuum cleaner was Vulcan XH558
    Cheers
    Guy
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    I would suggest it is a coincidence that the...

    I would suggest it is a coincidence that the initials are the same as the Deputy Registrar's.
    The Deputy Registrar has to sign the amendment and would not make an error signing his name.
    Cheers...
  13. There is one problem with looking for baptisms...

    There is one problem with looking for baptisms that must not be forgotten, any christen may baptise a child, it does not have to take place in a church and the baptism may not be recorded in any...
  14. I have not read the newspaper article you mention...

    I have not read the newspaper article you mention but I suspect it was little to do with the child being illegitimate and more to do with the introduction of civil registration.

    The problem being...
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    In these gender neutral times are we allowed to...

    In these gender neutral times are we allowed to question whether Martha is really Matthew?

    Sorry it just jumped in my mind when I read about the census error. ;)
    Cheers
    Guy
  16. That is correct they have been collated from...

    That is correct they have been collated from various sources, newspapers, wills, obits etc. in an attempt to provide the information.
    Cheers
    Guy
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    There was also a custom of adding a "religious"...

    There was also a custom of adding a "religious" name on baptism.
    Cheers
    Guy
  18. Bastard (the correct legal term at that time)...

    Bastard (the correct legal term at that time) children have always been allowed to inherit, however to do so he/she would have to be named in a will. It was not until 1927 that this changed.
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    The first genealogy program I used was A-Gene on...

    The first genealogy program I used was A-Gene on the Commodore Amiga in the late 1980s, I later transferred to a second-hand IBM 5150 PC in the early 90s with my first family history website online...
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    The first thing I would say is as with many other...

    The first thing I would say is as with many other instances in family history do not view the above with 21st century eyes. Our ancestors did not live in the same way as we do and the rules they...
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    If one sticks to the letter of the law no, one...

    If one sticks to the letter of the law no, one cannot make a copy for personal use only unless the copyright owner has given permission for that.

    However things are not as simple as that, it is...
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    YES The longer answer is it depends on where...

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    The longer answer is it depends on where the person lives. Here in Europe we have a section of copyright legislation called database right which protects works such as databases, wills etc....
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    It depends on what company one tests with. ...

    It depends on what company one tests with.

    Originally the ethnicity was determined by the samples the various companies were presented with when they attempts to develop a database of ethnic...
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    Where would Richard fit in the family, if first...

    Where would Richard fit in the family, if first or last they may have moved into or out of the parish? Have you found Pitman and Ann's marriage entry?
    I first have you tried looking for him under...
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    The records you have noticed are of infants who...

    The records you have noticed are of infants who have died after birth not stillborns.
    There are about 30,000 stillbirths a year in England which equates to about 1 in every 200 births. Around 600...
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