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    Where did the marry?

    Where did the marry?
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    This is odd. I've been searching Scotlands People...

    This is odd. I've been searching Scotlands People for the last half hour, on every variation I can think of, and getting no hits. Finally, I deleted location within Scotland and year, and only 4 hits...
  3. Welcome to the British Genealogy Forum. The way...

    Welcome to the British Genealogy Forum. The way we generally work if that people post questions and the other members do their best to help.
    Don’t forget that people have been traveling around...
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    Be cautious with Wikipedia and other wikis. The...

    Be cautious with Wikipedia and other wikis. The are not always accurate.
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    Welcome to the British Genealogy Forum! You...

    Welcome to the British Genealogy Forum!
    You quote a couple of numbers for him. This is normal as in WW1 men changed regiments at need, but it would be useful to know which one is engraved around the...
  6. Thanks, Pam. However, Bear in mind also that...

    Thanks, Pam.
    However, Bear in mind also that this doesn’t apply to Scotland! That will be later.
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    There are professional genealogists around. I...

    There are professional genealogists around. I have no doubt that if you want that sort of service, one of our members will be able to suggest someone.

    We take whatever information people provide...
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    It would help if you tell us which war you are...

    It would help if you tell us which war you are talking about. The records are different, and as Pam says, if we don’t know what you are stuck on, it’s impossible to help.
    If it’s WW1, give us his...
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    If he hated the name, he might have changed as...

    If he hated the name, he might have changed as soon as his circumstances allowed.
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    No, I was thinking that Donatus might have...

    No, I was thinking that Donatus might have decided to change to Daniel to fit in... It was relatively easy back then to call yourself whatever you wanted.
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    Daniel may simply have been trying to fit in,...

    Daniel may simply have been trying to fit in, rather thank have an obviously latin forename..

    Don't rely too hard on naming patterns - it's when you do that you find that you had a rebel in the...
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    Were they Catholics?

    Were they Catholics?
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    I can't find her either. I assume that you've...

    I can't find her either. I assume that you've tried other spellings? Cavey throws up a couple of hits...

    To be a school mistress, she must have had a reasonable education. It might be worth...
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    Have you looked at the Elizabeth Calvey b. abt...

    Have you looked at the Elizabeth Calvey b. abt 1839 Clatworthy, Somerset? In the 1851 she's a visitor in Taunton. HoH is Thomas Bellamy, 50, taylor. Wife Sarah, 50.
    Geographically far out, but the...
  15. Welcome in, Angela!have a look around, see what...

    Welcome in, Angela!have a look around, see what is where, and then tell us about your brick walls. We have some demolition experts!
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    Welcome to the British Genealogy Forum, GSKNOX....

    Welcome to the British Genealogy Forum, GSKNOX. Sadly, the post that you have chosen to answer is not only rather old, but the original author is no longer a member (you can see that from the “guest”...
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    This is a reply to all your messages. To find...

    This is a reply to all your messages.
    To find sources for your required areas, I would start with GENUKI. It’s a repository of databases, etc, organized per area and type of information. It should...
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    A lot depends on what he was doing back then. If...

    A lot depends on what he was doing back then. If it was under the Official Secrets Act, then it won’t be released until the work is declassified.
    Redaction is a fairly new thing, way back when, I...
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    Sticky: Those who have exhausted the wide collection of...

    Those who have exhausted the wide collection of maps at the NLS (see #1 above) should take a look at the Maps and Plans collection on Scotland's People HERE. It's a fairly eclectic mixture of town,...
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    Welcome to British Genealogy. I see that you...

    Welcome to British Genealogy.
    I see that you have realized that this thread is 11 years old, but unfortunately haven't realized that the tag "guest" on the names of all other participants indicates...
  21. Walter Laidlaw 31855 and then 428411, Royal Scots...

    Walter Laidlaw 31855 and then 428411, Royal Scots and then Labour Corps. His medal card only shows the Victory medal.
    No service record.

    PS Welcome to the British Genealogy Forum!
  22. Please remember that if anyone wants to share...

    Please remember that if anyone wants to share info about (potentially) living people, it must be done on the PM system and not on the open forum.
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    Walter, welcome to the British Genealogy Forum. I...

    Walter, welcome to the British Genealogy Forum. I see from your message that you realize that this is an old thread, but you may not have realized that all of the participants tagged “guest” under...
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    Welcome to the British Genealogy Forum, Laura. It...

    Welcome to the British Genealogy Forum, Laura. It sounds as though you’ve made a good start.
    Have a look around our collection of forums, find out what’s where and, when you are ready, select...
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    We’ve all made a mistake at some time..

    We’ve all made a mistake at some time..
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