+ Post New Thread
Page 1 of 291 1 2 3 11 51 101 ... LastLast
Threads 1 to 20 of 5801

Forum: Brickwalls

This board is not for general research queries. Please only post those Brickwalls that you haven't been able to knock down - yet!

  1. Post My grandmother's birth record

    Hi there, I'm wondering if anyone can help me to find my grandmother, Margaret Jone's birth record. She found out later on in her life that the father she grew up with and had the surname of, was not her birth father. The man she grew up with was called Reginald Wyndham Jones (born in Hull...

    Started by PascalePC‎, 17-04-2017 2:02 PM
    6 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 6
    • Replies: 58
    • Views: 1,666
    30-04-2017, 12:04 AM Go to last post
  2. Mary Ann Blyth, of Louth Lincolnshire

    Hello everyone, I was wondering if I could have some advice on tackling the following brickwall: My ancestor, Mary Ann Blyth, was born in about 1801 in Louth, Lincolnshire, according to census records. In In 1841 Mary Ann, lives in Blyth (coincidentally) Bawtry, Yorkshire with her husband...

    Started by hilarykellis‎, 28-06-2015 5:09 AM
    7 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 7
    • Replies: 60
    • Views: 2,720
    29-04-2017, 11:51 PM Go to last post
  3. No idea where to look

    Hello again I am now researching another line. Unfortunately I don't have a lot to go on but I am hoping you may be able to help me. John Howell is my 3rd gt grandfather. I can find his marriage, which was to Harriet Chapman on 19th May 1839 at St Mary Newington, Surrey. On the marriage...

    Started by hunterterri58‎, 27-04-2017 8:25 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 12
    • Views: 235
    29-04-2017, 8:59 PM Go to last post
  4. Henry Evans

    I am looking for my ancestor Henry Evans, he died somewhere around 1870-71, I have only found this in a magazine notice and I can't find him anywhere else. I can't find any record of a marriage between a Henry Evans and a Catherine, I know he remarried, Catherine is not my ancestor. I...

    Started by blonderock‎, 15-01-2017 9:17 PM
    4 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 4
    • Replies: 37
    • Views: 1,478
    28-04-2017, 8:09 AM Go to last post
  5. James Wood about 1804

    Hi, I'm having a bit of trouble with James Wood abt 1804. He seems to be living in westminster parish as his children (James 1830, Jane 1835, Susan 1837, Emma 1839 and John 1840 are all born there possibly around St James). I can't find out the maiden name of his wife Jane born about 1811. Or...

    Started by VintageDiva‎, 26-04-2017 9:40 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 123
    27-04-2017, 5:31 PM Go to last post
  6. Talking Alfred Abel Macpherson

    Hi all, Its been 9 years I have been on this trail and still no further forward etc some military. On army records it states he was born around 1873 in Adelaide Australia and yet there is no birth certificates Arrived in Glasgow 15 May 1895, back in Sydney 18th July 1912. Marriage 7 April...

    Started by Witchypoo‎, 16-04-2017 4:37 PM
    5 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 5
    • Replies: 40
    • Views: 1,138
    26-04-2017, 10:39 PM Go to last post
  7. Carpenter Family - Milverton/Somerset - 1700s

    Hi All, I hope you can help, but no worries if not :) I have hit a brick wall as I'm not 100% sure of the 2 earliest ancesters in my pedigree. (Please see below) I'm hoping to collaborate with others researching the Carpenter lineage, or just beg for some good old fashioned help from thos emore...

    Started by PeteCarpenter‎, 24-04-2017 2:14 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 147
    24-04-2017, 3:43 PM Go to last post
  8. Thumbs up lost two born / unborn children.

    hi all, on my grandmother,s 1911 census it states 13 children 4 died , i have been through all types of records but can only find two ,annie eliza hine b1877 d 1880 clarence hine 1880 d1883, this is the family william arthur hine b 1853 d 1923 ...

    Started by antony1958‎, 22-04-2017 1:40 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 346
    23-04-2017, 2:16 PM Go to last post
  9. Exclamation Independent Chapel at Morley

    Although I have googled and checked elsewhere I have been unable to really find out what religion an Independent Chapel was for. I have a family whose ancestors seem to have been married and baptised in an Independent Chapel (in and around Leeds). When he - Aquila Firth - marries, all the...

    Started by JuneC‎, 20-04-2015 8:10 AM
    • Replies: 6
    • Views: 566
    23-04-2017, 4:26 AM Go to last post
  10. stephen bailey, fisherton anger

    Hello, I am wanting details of Stephen Bailey who died 28 Jan 1836 in Fisherton at the infirmary. I need his death / headstone details to confirm if he is my relative or not. His wifes name was Rebecca. I have been unable to find his birth details . Any help appreciated. Thank you Chrissy.

    Started by chrissy107‎, 17-04-2017 11:54 PM
    • Replies: 8
    • Views: 445
    22-04-2017, 5:19 PM Go to last post
  11. Cool birth record Amor Augusta Lovell

    Hi everyone I am trying to find the birth record and confirm parents for: Amor Augusta Lovell, b.1824 Sussex. father John Lovell. daughter Emily Lovell b.1845 Frant Kent.as per her birth cert. Amor married a few times. 1st legal marriage to Jesse Standing 1850 Mailing Kent 2nd marriage to...

    Started by DoreenH‎, 20-04-2017 7:08 AM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 16
    • Views: 493
    22-04-2017, 9:27 AM Go to last post
  12. Job Boulton of Droitwich and Bridgnorth

    This is about my overall brickwall of Job Boulton of Droitwich and his son, also named Job. I am posting in hopes of getting new ideas and a fresh perspective. Job Boulton, chandler, of Droitwich, married Mary Allen (daughter of John and Mercy, bap 1662 at Droitwich ), also of Droitwich, 16...

    Started by t@nya‎, 21-04-2017 4:01 PM
    • Replies: 2
    • Views: 118
    21-04-2017, 4:45 PM Go to last post
  13. help to find a marriage

    Hello again Still on the Weston front! I am hoping someone who is a much better sleuth than I can find the marriages I am having no luck with. I need the marriage of Thomas Ludlam and Catherine Weston. It would be around 1840-1852 in Nottinghamshire or Leicestershire. First child, Mary...

    Started by hunterterri58‎, 02-04-2017 9:53 AM
    6 Pages
    1 2 3 ... 6
    • Replies: 50
    • Views: 1,943
    21-04-2017, 8:05 AM Go to last post
  14. poynton family

    Good evening im new here and i really need some help if possible. Ive been researching the Poynton family for a couple of year on and off, however i cant seem to get past the point below Thomas Poynton(born 1812) married Louisa Addison Raynor in 1829 in Birmingham. I think which sees quite young....

    Started by victoriadavis‎, 16-04-2017 5:06 PM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 336
    20-04-2017, 3:27 PM Go to last post
  15. This might be a 'Seawall'.

    Hi all, I am having trouble finding any passenger lists for Alfred John Wescott (1850-1909),born in Bristol. The 1881 English Census is the last record before he is known to be in Melbourne in 1886. No departing passenger list has been found (yet!) for him or his family,and they do not show...

    Started by longroad‎, 18-04-2017 8:59 AM
    • Replies: 4
    • Views: 318
    19-04-2017, 8:48 AM Go to last post
  16. Lepine

    Hi everyone, anyone feeling a little French this afternoon as I have a nice puzzle concerning the Lepine family. I have managed to find out a fair amount but there are more than brick walls on some of the members. Back in 1886 my grandmother's aunt Lavinia Maynard married Emile Lepine a self...

    Started by prue‎, 01-04-2017 4:50 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 19
    • Views: 928
    18-04-2017, 6:32 AM Go to last post
  17. My biggest brickwall

    I figured since you have all been so helpful in assisting me with my Blyth family, I would ask you about one of my largest brick walls. I believe I may have posted about this person several years ago, but have gathered more info since then. My ancestor, Benjamin Whitehead, married my ancestor...

    Started by hilarykellis‎, 14-07-2015 7:12 PM
    3 Pages
    1 2 3
    • Replies: 23
    • Views: 1,507
    17-04-2017, 7:43 PM Go to last post
  18. WHITEHEAD - Lamesley, Durham

    I have posted here before asking for help in finding out about my WHITEHEAD ancestors. I have been trying to trace the family of Capt Benjamin Whitehead, b 1769 at Heworth, for years now. He died (probably at sea, no burial record) in 1810 or 1811. I know his father's name is George, his...

    Started by hilarykellis‎, 17-04-2017 5:59 PM
    • Replies: 1
    • Views: 250
    17-04-2017, 7:07 PM Go to last post
  19. WILLIAM GEORGE BASIL DEW - Birth/Marriage??

    Hi all, I'm still trying to find a birth for my 2x great grandmother's first child - I'm hoping that there may be someone on here that has access to sites that may have more updated info than 'Ancestry' etc... William George Basil Dew was born in Fulham, London 1843. I first find him living...

    Started by Cockney-Sparra‎, 16-04-2017 1:44 PM
    • Replies: 5
    • Views: 433
    16-04-2017, 10:14 PM Go to last post
  20. Arthur Herbert Brett

    Arthur Herbert Brett was born in Sheerness Kent, 1883. Arthur Married Lily Eliza M Wood in Sheppey, Sheerness, Kent in 1906 and the following year a son Arthur Herbert Brett was born. Lily and Arthur Junior are living in Gillingham Kent on the 1911 Census & Arthur senior is listed as being..China...

    Started by gardenpest29‎, 16-04-2017 1:29 PM
    2 Pages
    1 2
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 341
    16-04-2017, 5:46 PM Go to last post

+ Post New Thread
Page 1 of 291 1 2 3 11 51 101 ... LastLast

Thread Display Options

Use this control to limit the display of threads to those newer than the specified time frame.

Allows you to choose the data by which the thread list will be sorted.

Order threads in...

Note: when sorting by date, 'descending order' will show the newest results first.

Icon Legend

Contains unread posts
Contains unread posts
Contains no unread posts
Contains no unread posts
More than 25 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with unread posts
More than 25 replies or 150 views
Hot thread with no unread posts
Closed Thread
Thread is closed
Thread Contains a Message Written By You
You have posted in this thread

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Select a file: