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  1. Question WW1 Train Driver records.

    Hello everyone, I was hoping someone can help me out. I have been looking into my grandfathers history. From what my family has told me... He was a train driver from Belfast working the Belfast from L'Derry line when he was fired. After this he immediately left for England and started driving...

    Started by Lixia‎, 24-11-2009 12:18 AM
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  2. Military births India

    I seem to have hit a major brick wall. My great grandfather Charles Henry Preec served in India from about 1886. His original regiment is not known but in 1896 he was sergeant with 18th Royal Irish Regiment. In 1889 he married a Louisa Elizabeth Johnston with the permission of a Captain Davis...

    Started by cyrilp‎, 12-11-2009 9:50 AM
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  3. Elizabeth Trott..............

    You all have been so helpfull, so I hope you could help with a another brick wall. Need a fresh set of eyes. |help||help| Elizabeth Trott, formerly Coole, born 1844 Bristol (have birth and marriage certificate) married William Charles Trott in 1866. By 1881 Elizabeth is a widow. Have found...

    Started by siamesewillow‎, 17-11-2009 7:40 PM
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    23-11-2009, 1:24 PM Go to last post
  4. John Archibald Luff

    Hi Everyone I am still trying to work out my Luff relatives and have moved up one generation thanks to everyone's help. Now I am confused with John Archibald Luff born 8 May 1881 at 4 Whitehall Terrace, Barton Regis. His father was Walter Luff born c 1837 and his mother Elizabeth Luff formerly...

    Started by Elma‎, 22-11-2009 6:22 PM
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  5. Unhappy Morris Ireland

    Please can anybody help with knocking down my wall to Ireland I have been looking for James Morris b 1829 Ireland. I cant seem to get any further . I know he married Ann Conley in Ireland but where is anybody's guess.

    Started by chrissie 2‎, 28-10-2009 9:24 PM
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  6. James Walkers death in Bexhill about 1960

    Hi...all my life I thought my "uncle Jim" my nans brother was younger than my nan.she was born 1894.I have him down as b c 1907 Today someone found a James Walker b 1892 in the 1901 census and he is with my nans grandparents....so ,, I have fond memories of my uncle jim and I know he died in...

    Started by garstonite‎, 22-11-2009 9:24 PM
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    22-11-2009, 11:16 PM Go to last post

    I am looking for my G. Grandfathers birthday, can find him in the U.K. census after he was married, but are unable to locate his birthdate, or his mother's name. His name is ALFRED HILL HARLOW, and was born about 1840, his father's name was Alfred also as I did find his marriage certificate, know...

    Started by SUSAN H.‎, 21-11-2009 6:27 AM
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  8. This has been frustrating me for years

    My grandmother's birth cert details are: Lily Cragg 23/1/1880, Huddersfield, father Alfred Cragg occ. Railway Goods Porter, mother Isabella, formerly Sharpe. Lily had two older siblings born 1874 and 76 - both died in infancy. I have a marriage cert (1872) for Isabella Sharpe age 20 to Arthur...

    Started by Lizzy9‎, 20-11-2009 2:53 AM
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  9. Where do I go from here

    1. Jean LeRoy b. 1454, St. Malo, France, d. 1515, St. Malo, France 2. Robin Leroy b. 1478, St. Malo, France, d. 1535, St. Malo, France 3. Jean LeRoy b. Nov 22 1518, St. Malo, France 4. Mathurin LeRoy b. OCT 5 1545, St. Malo, France 5. Jean LeRoy b. MAR 13 1575/76, St. Malo, France, d. OCT...

    Started by dianenbabe‎, 21-11-2009 2:11 PM
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  10. lost firth's

    Well here's another one to rack your brains with. well here goes with all the stuff that i do have on them! my grandad Clifford Firth born 1st September 1917 death Jan 1999 his mother Sarah Ellen Mulligan born C1899 His Father James Firth ? they where married 10 march 1917 ( looks like...

    Started by ricewind‎, 13-11-2009 4:59 PM
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    21-11-2009, 12:37 PM Go to last post
  11. Rolfe Brickwall

    I have skirted around this before but now I am placing it firmly in the brickwall forum. It has had me stumped for a number of years and my cousin even longer. Any help would be appreciated I am trying to find the parents of a John Valentine ROLFE. He was born in approximately 1770 - 1780 in...

    Started by kermie62‎, 04-11-2009 1:34 PM
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  12. Exclamation Parents of Albert Bullcock c1862

    I have been looking for the parents of Albert Bullcock c1862 I have information of his marriage to Harriet Rand. Albert was from Manchester but I seem to have hit the wall yet again with his parents any help would be gratefully received

    Started by heysey‎, 08-11-2009 12:03 PM
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  13. Dean of Durham Cathedral

    Hello Folks, Many years ago, I visited Durham Cathedral and saw the name of the brother of one of my ancestors on a plaque. He was listed as xxxxx Thornton - Dean. Sadly, at the time, I had no interest in chasing my ancestors. :(I have Googled "deans of Durham Cathedral" and searched...

    Started by josie7644‎, 20-11-2009 12:45 AM
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  14. Question SO MANY SURNAMES

    Hi, i am still looking for Nathan Catel, born 1859. Father, Nathan Catel. Mother, Priscilla Catel, formaly Forster. I have found the death cert for Nathan Junior, but can not find birth cert. They used so many surnames, when they changed address. Catel, Cattly, catlin, catley. Any help...

    Started by EASTENDER1‎, 18-11-2009 3:19 PM
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  15. Unhappy THOMAS DOBSON Injury/Liverpool Docks 1905

    Dear Forum Please may I take this opportunity to request your help with regards to my Ancestor, Thomas Dobson, born 1872, West Derby, Liverpool. (His father's name was Henry Mawman Dobson, born 1822, Pickering, Yorkshire.) Thomas Dobson Married my Ancestor, Elsie Eldora Bean on the 25...

    Started by suzieq08‎, 16-11-2009 10:04 AM
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    20-11-2009, 6:53 AM Go to last post

    Hi Guys, I think I really do need some help with this one! I know we all hit a brick wall from time to time but no matter which way I approach this I still come up with nothing and its driving me mad!!!!! This is what I know :- Martha SEDGWICK married Robert STARTUP on 13th October 1828....

    Started by wadehunter‎, 18-11-2009 5:08 PM
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    19-11-2009, 4:06 PM Go to last post
  17. Moved: Can anyone understand this

    Started by dianenbabe‎, 18-11-2009 2:16 AM
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  18. Stuck in Bolton

    My 3 GG Lewis Makin was married in Bolton(IGI) I have him on the 1841 census but he died before I found out where he was from. I have searched for his baptism in Bolton church records around 1806 but found nothing. Where do I go from there?

    Started by Jenjen‎, 10-11-2009 12:53 PM
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  19. Died in crane accident at gasworks 1887

    Simon William Free b 1858 High Holborn, London was killed in a crane accident at the gasworks where he worked in 1887 or possibly 1890 The gasworks was probably Ipswich (or Lowestoft or Norwich) and we have spent weeks searching the local papers to no avail According to BMD, a William Free...

    Started by esdel‎, 15-11-2009 6:57 AM
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  20. Agnes Bolton

    Not sure how much detail to include here, but hopefully there is enough. Agnes Bolton was born in the Parish of Kirknewton, Northumberland sometime around 1808. She married George Cassy in Kelso, Roxburghshire on 1 Feb 1827 . She appears with George on the Scotland Census records for the years...

    Started by ric_m‎, 16-11-2009 7:49 PM
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    16-11-2009, 9:36 PM Go to last post

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