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  1. Post Norman John Walker

    Looking for information on my Great Grandfather Norman John Walker, regretably i dont have much info to go on. His son was Ivor Walker who left England and immigrated to Australia. When he died a few years back his army records where found that listed his father as Norman John Walker and the...

    Started by Whiskeyboi‎, 22-02-2017 2:28 PM
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  2. Charles Halsall Southport

    I started a thread a week or so ago about my great grandparents Charles Halsall and Annie Hadwin but mainly concentrated on Annie. The reason I'm starting this new thread is because I'm hoping that someone may recognise more about Charles Halsall. My mum always said that Charles was a clown in...

    Started by Sue Stacey‎, 13-02-2017 1:30 AM
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  3. Thomas Bennett

    Hi All, My gg grandfather - Thomas Bennett has stood the test of 12 years of trying to find him. Born about 1831 Possibly have a baptism for him in Shoreditch 22 May 1831 but Census birthplace he states in 1881 is London, and 1891 is Bishopsgate/London. Married about 1866 to Esther Burton...

    Started by Lottie48‎, 23-02-2017 8:35 AM
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    24-02-2017, 5:56 PM Go to last post
  4. Red face John Grey

    The information I am sure of is as follows: My 3rd gt grandmother Eliza Grey married a Thomas Harold. They were married in Scole in 1844 and on the marriage record Eliza gives her father as John Grey. The census records show Eliza as being from Diss although she is of varying ages. The...

    Started by hunterterri58‎, 17-02-2017 10:02 AM
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  5. Samuel Noulton

    Hi everyone, I'm trying to find information on my 4 great grandad Samuel Noulton who lived in Lambeth. I don't have exact details for his birth date/place, but in census records it's written as around 1826. His birth place is written as both Vauxhall and Lambeth in different census records. ...

    Started by rubyhobo‎, 23-02-2017 7:30 PM
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  6. Birth Certificate

    Yet another plea for help! :blush5: I need a copy of my Grandfather's BC to send to the CWGC. They will then ammend his records accordingly. I have done searches over the last two days, until my eyes bled. :confused5: What I do know: ( probably :wink5: ) Thomas Ellis (1888 - 1917) Ann...

    Started by NOTSHARP‎, 13-02-2017 6:56 PM
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  7. Alice Shipley Hancock

    Alice Shipley Hancock married Sydney Robert Bunton, alias Thomas Smith on the 25th October 1919 in Nottingham Register Office. The marriage certificate actually says Sydney Robert Bunton alias Thomas Smith, he states his father is Robert Bunton. Alice's father is left blank. The only information...

    Started by MrsPoppy‎, 21-02-2017 1:21 PM
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  8. Evelyn Harriet Elizabeth Hunter / Ward / Moir

    Hi, this lady is proving rather elusive to me if anyone would like to have a go On FIBIS regarding her 1873 Padddington marriage to Charles Frederick William Moir (as Evelyn Harriet Elizabeth Ward) it says she was the daughter of "the late Lieutenant Colonel Hunter of the 48th Regiment"...

    Started by wimsey‎, 22-02-2017 6:08 AM
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  9. Henry Stannyforthe died 1575 Norton, Sheffiel

    Hello everyone, I've gone back to a Henry Stannyforthe of The Herdings, Norton, Sheffield. I have Henry dying on the 27th January 1575. In the Norton Burial records I have from Life and Death in Elizabethan Norton. I also have a baptism record for his son William Stannyforthe which took place ...

    Started by natonstan‎, 22-02-2017 6:48 PM
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  10. Step mother's first husband

    I am trying to find some information on my step mum's first husband and have hit a brickwall: His name was Harry Keegans, born 23/11/1918, died in 2004 at Westminster, London. He married my step mum, Olive Taylor 3/05/1945 at the Register Office in the City Of Westminster, London. I don't know...

    Started by Annie70‎, 20-02-2017 5:05 PM
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  11. Alexander McKay father of Frederick John

    This is not a new thread, but a continuation of a previous one. I couldn't see how to continue without "replying", which is not what I'm going to do. So, an update really, and a request for more help! I have the marriage certificate for Frederick John McKay and Sarah Flora Knights, on which...

    Started by MargaretMac‎, 20-02-2017 12:40 PM
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  12. George Rowley born Martley 1859

    I have hit a real brick wall with George Rowley He was the son of William Rowley and Sarah Mason and was born in 1859 in Martley. He was my great grandad's brother. I can find him on 1861 and 1871 UK census living at home and he may be on the 1881 census as a servant in Martley in the Thomas...

    Started by anniebea‎, 18-02-2017 4:18 PM
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  13. Isaacs Asher/Hyam/Benjamin = Charles Sinclair

    I am a descendent of ‘Professor’ Charles Sinclair – a wizard (1851 Census) and ventriloquist – born Benjamin Isaacs, abt 1825 in Southampton, to Hyam and Amelia Isaacs. I have lots of info to share on our wizard but am stuck on his Jewish heritage trying to trace grandparents - Asher Isaacs,...

    Started by denione‎, 17-02-2017 12:09 AM
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  14. Question Pindell Brick Wall

    I'm wondering if anyone else is researching the PINDELL Family. Can someone help me? |help| Thanks! Pat McCoy

    Started by PatMcCoy‎, 05-02-2009 7:10 PM
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  15. Frederick John McKay

    I've been looking for what happened to Frederick John Mckay for about 20 years! He was born in 1867 in St. Pancras, London and was recorded as being married in Mutford, Suffolk to Sarah Flora Knights, in 1890. That is the last record I have of him. Sarah appears in 1891 with her new born son,...

    Started by MargaretMac‎, 09-02-2017 2:21 PM
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  16. Helena Angelina Eastwood

    I've found a record for the marriage of Thomas Evans to Helena Angelina Eastwood in Aldershot on the 23 August 1872. Thomas was my wife's great grandfather so I am tracking back on him and understand he was in the army. However I can't find any earlier reference (other than on the 1911 census)...

    Started by Rob Marshall‎, 18-02-2017 1:47 PM
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  17. Charles Lewis WILTON - parents link

    Hi, I have been stuck on him for some time now, I have him and his family in 1861 Census onwards and I have his Marriage (banns) record but I cannot trace a link to his parents, make a connection to him on 1851 or 1841 Census or find a birth / baptism record. I can get his father from his...

    Started by rickwilton‎, 17-02-2017 5:11 PM
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  18. Father to Fred Longstaff b. 1876 Alston

    Fred Longstaff b. 1876 Alston, d. mar 1938 Freds brother: William Matthew Longstaff b, jan 1868 d. des 1946 Fred married Isabel Hewitson ca. 1905 Fred´s Daughter born: Annie Longstaff b. 1905 Fred´s Son born: Fred William Longstaff b. 1908

    Started by jonni7‎, 18-12-2016 4:21 PM
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  19. William Benham Born Saint James Jamaica

    HELP!! I have a relation who was born in 1822 at Maroon Town, Saint James, Jamaica, name William Benham. His parents were Thomas Benham (B: 1789 St Mary Bourne, Hampshire) and Sarah Unknown (B:1790 East Leach, Gloustershire), siblings were Thomas Benham (B: 1822 Stoney Hill, Saint James,...

    Started by lauraathawes‎, 14-02-2017 12:54 AM
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  20. COWAN (nee Edwards) Marina b.1891, lost her..

    Dear all. I am trying to track my half great aunt. I am completely stumped. The various spellings of her first name don't help. If anyone can help that would be wonderful! What I know of her is below. “Marianna” EDWARDS born 13 June 1891 to George Edwards and Jane (nee Hastings) Paddington,...

    Started by 1224855‎, 12-02-2017 12:46 AM
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