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    FreeBMD has the death registration of a Martha...

    FreeBMD has the death registration of a Martha Blanco, age 71, Mar Qtr 1920, Ormskirk (Lancashire), vol 8b, page 1241
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    I was reading birthplace as Treforest and...

    I was reading birthplace as Treforest and comparing with first letter of mystery address.
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    I began to check Holmden's 1929 Johannesburg map...

    I began to check Holmden's 1929 Johannesburg map for something that "looked similar" to the address you are seeking (I'm seeing something that looks like "Tampie St?). Having generated an expanded...
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    Mona, Thanks for locating the record. I didn't...

    Mona,
    Thanks for locating the record. I didn't have time last night to follow up the newspaper find.
    I have always started searching for French records at "Departement" level and drilling down to...
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    Had you spotted? Liverpool Echo, 10 Jan 1889...

    Had you spotted?

    Liverpool Echo, 10 Jan 1889
    DEATHS
    BLANCO - December 17, 1888, at Pau, South of France, Pedro Blanco, late of Liverpool: deeply regretted
  6. TROVE - Australian Newspapers There's a short...

    TROVE - Australian Newspapers

    There's a short tribute to Walter Robins, D.C.M, of the 11th Battalion in the "Northam Advertiser, 29 May 1918"
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    FMP has transcribed details of the 1846 marriage...

    FMP has transcribed details of the 1846 marriage - bride's father Elvah Young.
  8. First, compliments of the season. Cannot...

    First, compliments of the season.

    Cannot deliver in the detail you may wish but you can view old maps of the barracks here http://map.geohive.ie/mapviewer.html

    It should deliver a map of...
  9. Irish Genealogy ...

    Irish Genealogy https://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/

    Under civil births there's a birth registration (image available) for a George Marshall, born 1893- on the same page twin brother Joseph.
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    FindMyPast has the burial record (image) of- ...

    FindMyPast has the burial record (image) of-

    Richard Whitelock, abode - The Hospital, when buried - Nov 16th (1849), age 46, Church - St Woolos
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    The 1851 Census reference is HO107 Piece 2452 ...

    The 1851 Census reference is HO107 Piece 2452 Folio 295 Page 2 if you want to check for a Catherine Jones.

    Another institution on Stow Hill at that time was the Police House of Refuge....
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    Correction - the Southmead workhouse wasn't...

    Correction - the Southmead workhouse wasn't opened until 1902.
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    The "Bognor Regis" was puzzling me. Think it...

    The "Bognor Regis" was puzzling me. Think it should be "Barton Regis workhouse" which was at Southmead.

    There's a workhouse - unnamed - at Southmead on this 1921 map (eastern edge top)...
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    First,a very warm welcome to Brit-gen ...

    First,a very warm welcome to Brit-gen

    FindMyPast has a single line record for -

    Kriegsgafengenelager Munster II
    Dixon Paul, Pte, 2 Cheshire, capt(ured) at - Ypres, Lager - Munster II,...
  15. East Lancashire Regiment - 2nd Battalion 1.10...

    East Lancashire Regiment - 2nd Battalion
    1.10 1914 - sailed from Capetown
    30.10.1914 - landed at Southampton and to Hursley Park in 24th Bde. 8th Divn.
    6.11.1914 - landed at Le Havre
    (British...
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    I, too, wondered whether the initial letter on...

    I, too, wondered whether the initial letter on the botched attempt was an "F". The whole obscured entry doesn't look like a botched attempt at "Friston" - looks too long. Yet the marriage register...
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    Looking at Richard Marshall Friston's baptism...

    Looking at Richard Marshall Friston's baptism March 30th 1818, I wonder what the minister originally wrote in the Surname column?

    A Susannah Marshall is witness to David Friston's marriage and I...
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    First, a very warm welcome to Brit-gen. Had...

    First, a very warm welcome to Brit-gen.

    Had you seen -
    https://www.rootschat.com/forum/index.php?topic=680047.0
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    Was he removed to " ... the Penit'...

    Was he removed to " ... the Penit' (Penitentiary?)...." on May 21st 1828? (FMP)
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    The Liverpool Mercury, 25 April 1828, reported...

    The Liverpool Mercury, 25 April 1828, reported John Lea's age as 18.
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    The Enumerator's List records the "Population"...

    The Enumerator's List records the "Population" column as "Male = 1", "Female = 4", "Persons = 5" (cols 9, 10 and 11).

    In the "Name of Occupier" column it records Surname only (all entries) but...
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    I wasn't offering the GRO's version of "Bedwelty"...

    I wasn't offering the GRO's version of "Bedwelty" as the correct spelling. Rather, I was pointing out that a site such as the GRO used the single "l" format - incorrectly as far as I am concerned.
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    I notice the General Register Office (GRO)...

    I notice the General Register Office (GRO) populates "Districtof Birth/Death" with "Bedwelty" (1 x "l") when you begin to key "Bedwellty" into that field. "Bedwellty" (2 x "l") is not recognised.
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    The address is captured as "Velynfach". "f" in...

    The address is captured as "Velynfach". "f" in Welsh is hard, pronounced as "v" (there is no "v" in Welsh). Enumerators and others, unfamiliar with Welsh, often entered "v" where "f" was more...
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    Just checking the 1861 Census - Reference RG09 ...

    Just checking the 1861 Census - Reference RG09 4318 41 10

    The William Davieses (born 1820 and 1856) don't fit your William Davies born 1850 - yet the address is "Velynfach", both born...
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