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  1. Many of us miss the old 'thank you' button, and...

    Many of us miss the old 'thank you' button, and it's impossible to say thank you for all of the useful replies that people post, but this one is an exception as there is just so much information in...
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    You know from the 1901 census that Minnie and...

    You know from the 1901 census that Minnie and Maude, who have Treharne as their mother's maiden name, are the children of Thomas and Jane, so you need to splash the cash and obtain the birth...
  3. Thread: FATHER

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    Firstly, I have to apologise to gillie. And...

    Firstly, I have to apologise to gillie. And everyone else. :flowers:

    Please ignore all of my previous posts in this thread.

    I am guilty of not reading the small print (as in 'minute detail')...
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    I think the major thing is that you've found...

    I think the major thing is that you've found information about Anthony's parents and siblings. Information which sometimes can be hard to find.
    As I said previously, there may be some information...
  5. Thread: FATHER

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    No, t'other one, you've not missed anything....

    No, t'other one, you've not missed anything. :smile5:
    I have ways of finding out things, but because I think this query might be bordering on breaking privacy laws (even though it's the OP's privacy...
  6. Thread: WW2 Malta

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    Hello May1993, Welcome to British-Genealogy....

    Hello May1993,

    Welcome to British-Genealogy. :smile5:

    Service records for people who served after 1922 are still held by the Ministry of Defence. Full details of how to apply, plus links to...
  7. Thread: FATHER

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    Hello gillie, Welcome to British-Genealogy....

    Hello gillie,

    Welcome to British-Genealogy. :smile5:

    Have you not got a copy of your birth certificate?
    Search for your birth registration at
    https://www.freebmd.org.uk/cgi/search.pl
    Then...
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    Me bad. I've just read the whole of this thread,...

    Me bad. I've just read the whole of this thread, and found it contains some information about Anthony. See posts 8, 29, and 28 - the latter regarding the likely marriage of Anthony's parents.
    ...
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    Hello Muriel, Welcome to British-Genealogy....

    Hello Muriel,

    Welcome to British-Genealogy. :smile5:

    From what I can see the cemetery was in use between 1806 and 1856.
    I was going to ask if you know when Anthony was buried, and how old he...
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    Expect a delay of about eighteen months, possibly...

    Expect a delay of about eighteen months, possibly longer.
    I applied for my dad's records at the end of 2019 and am still waiting.
    I have been reliably informed that once people are back in the...
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    I seem to be going round in circles, with no...

    I seem to be going round in circles, with no success whatsoever.
    Searching for 'felt making 19th century' seemed to find only these two useful results. (Among the bizarre results I found cabinet...
  12. Daughter Elizabeth's marriage and death details...

    Daughter Elizabeth's marriage and death details confirmed on Scotlands People. She married George Carnegie. You will have to buy the certificates for more information.

    Pam
  13. I'm sure that Lesley, our Scottish expert, is...

    I'm sure that Lesley, our Scottish expert, is furiously typing out a reply regarding BMD certificates and census entries on Scotlands People while I'm typing out these few words, but I'm curious as...
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    Birth registrations Donald, June quarter 1909,...

    Birth registrations
    Donald, June quarter 1909, Hackney registration district, mother's maiden name Jacob.
    Hector John, December quarter 1917, Cardiff registration district, mother's maiden name...
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    Hi Groundhopper, I've moved this thread to the...

    Hi Groundhopper,

    I've moved this thread to the Staffordshire forum, because the Surname Interests forum is purely for listing surname interests, and not for queries.

    Like Sue, I was confused...
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    Wondered how you managed to find the marriage so...

    Wondered how you managed to find the marriage so easily (though I admit I just had a brief look). Indexed by the GRO, and therefore indexed on FreeBMD, as Jacobs.
    PR clearly says Jacob. I have added...
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    In the 1901 census, there's a Hannah Jacob, aged...

    In the 1901 census, there's a Hannah Jacob, aged 26, listed as step-daughter of Henry Kennett. Census reference RG13/207 folio 26 page 44, Hackney registration district. Hannah born in Hoxton.

    One...
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    I didn't have any luck searching for a Hannah...

    I didn't have any luck searching for a Hannah Jacob marriage on Scotlands People, so I tried FreeBMD, and found a Hannah Jacob and a John MacDonald on the same page in June quarter 1903, Hackney...
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    Sorry, ww, but the original poster in this...

    Sorry, ww, but the original poster in this thread, Selina, is no longer a member of the forum , as noted by 'guest' under her name.
    We therefore have no contact details for her.
    From what I can...
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    FreeBMD have the marriage registration of a plain...

    FreeBMD have the marriage registration of a plain Olive (no May) Thomas in September quarter 1930, Ellesmere registration district. Groom is Edward Roberts.
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    Anyone wishing to help with this query might find...

    Anyone wishing to help with this query might find it useful to read this thread about Olive's sister, Dorothy....
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    1939 Register Living in Oswestry. Ernest...

    1939 Register
    Living in Oswestry.
    Ernest Beaton, born 26 December 1895, occupation Railway carriage something
    Dorothy Beaton, born 26 January 1892, unpaid domestic duties.

    Death registration...
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    How accurate is your information about Dorothy's...

    How accurate is your information about Dorothy's birthdate and year? (i.e. is it from her birth certificate, or just a date passed down in the family>)
    There's no Dorothy Thomas born 28 January 1892...
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    Hello Neil, Welcome to British-Genealogy....

    Hello Neil,

    Welcome to British-Genealogy. :smile5:

    You are correct - the thread has been here quite a while. So long in fact, that neither of the previous participants are still members of the...
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    Sticky: Gloucestershire resources online

    Please note that this is not a complete list of all online resources.

    Genuki
    https://www.genuki.org.uk/big/eng/GLS

    Registration districts for the whole of England and Wales - you can easily...
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