Search:

Type: Posts; User: Ladkyis; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.04 seconds.

  1. Replies
    2
    Views
    104

    I just messaged them and asked where the link was...

    I just messaged them and asked where the link was when I had my results. Some people will help, others seem to have just done the test because it is fashionable
  2. Replies
    7
    Views
    252

    You might just have to accept that you will never...

    You might just have to accept that you will never know, unless you do the DNA test and hope that someone connected to those ancestors gets in touch with you. Having done the test myself I can say...
  3. Replies
    9
    Views
    194

    I am pretty sure they just see a similar name and...

    I am pretty sure they just see a similar name and add that to their tree.

    I started when my Dad handed me a cardboard box full of papers and said "I'm too old for all this, see if you can find...
  4. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,055

    Here's an interesting development from the...

    Here's an interesting development from the programme. They did my DNA test through Ancestry and when the programme had aired they gave me the results and a year's membership to Ancestry.
    Since the...
  5. Replies
    8
    Views
    145

    Merry Christmas and a huge thank you for being...

    Merry Christmas and a huge thank you for being such marvellous members of this forum to everyone.

    I could not have found so much information about my ancestors without the members of this forum.
    ...
  6. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,055

    Just a quick update. The programme that features...

    Just a quick update. The programme that features me is on today - Thursday at 1pm. I have now received the results of my DNA test. This was used to answer my question. I am not a bit surprised by the...
  7. Replies
    6
    Views
    180

    The buildings for The workhouse are still in use...

    The buildings for The workhouse are still in use as a hospital - I was in the X-Ray department recently. There could be records in the Gwent Archives in Ebbw Vale. Might be worth looking them up....
  8. Replies
    6
    Views
    820

    Feeling a little smug now as my thoughts about...

    Feeling a little smug now as my thoughts about the marriage were exactly the same as AnthonyMMM. I do like it when that happens.

    I suggest that all family stories, no matter how certain the teller...
  9. Replies
    4
    Views
    216

    All military records for the years after 1921 are...

    All military records for the years after 1921 are still with the MoD have a look at this "sticky" It tells how you can send for the records


    ETA It's not terribly clear but there is a link on the...
  10. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,055

    Ed at 72 years of age my hen milking days have...

    Ed at 72 years of age my hen milking days have passed. You young folk will just have to record all the good programmes and watch them in the evening LOL
  11. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,055

    That's my point exactly. I believe the Federation...

    That's my point exactly. I believe the Federation of Family History Societies (FFHS) was involved and the questions on the show are EXACTLY the questions that cause people to arrive at a meeting of a...
  12. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,055

    I have now watched four of the programmes and I...

    I have now watched four of the programmes and I think it is designed EXACTLY for the people on the show. They have a family story and they want to know if it's true. They have the same name as a...
  13. Replies
    4
    Views
    313

    I have a subscription to the British Library...

    I have a subscription to the British Library Newspaper Archive because I have actors. I know that kind of sounds like a disease (and sometimes they behave like one) but their main aim in life seemed...
  14. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,055

    Pam, the only online archive they seemed to use...

    Pam, the only online archive they seemed to use is ancestry. The DNA researcher works for Ancestry.

    ETA: I got so excited today when I saw myself in the credits at the beginning of the programme I...
  15. Thread: Family reunion

    by Ladkyis
    Replies
    4
    Views
    330

    I have organised several family reunions since...

    I have organised several family reunions since 2005 and the most important thing to remember is that while the cousins will come most of them will not do anything to assist in organising.
    I started...
  16. Replies
    25
    Views
    1,055

    New Genealogy Prog. on Channel4

    For UK members just a little heads up to a new genealogy programme that will be broadcast by Channel4 Starting on December 3rd at 1pm.
    It is called My Family Secrets Revealed. There are, I believe...
  17. Replies
    7
    Views
    466

    The RE were the "Sappers and miners" and as such...

    The RE were the "Sappers and miners" and as such would be the ones that dug the mines under the enemy lines for those huge explosions that left great craters in the landscape. I would suspect that...
  18. Thread: Llanfihangel

    by Ladkyis
    Replies
    4
    Views
    181

    I think you'll have to search through the parish...

    I think you'll have to search through the parish registers for each and every parish in that area and then try to research forwards to see if the names you have found turn out to be yours. This is...
  19. Replies
    3
    Views
    150

    Please be aware that all British Military records...

    Please be aware that all British Military records after 1921 are still held by the Ministry of Defence (MoD). For more information take a look at this "Sticky".

    I hope this helps
  20. Thread: Llanfihangel

    by Ladkyis
    Replies
    4
    Views
    181

    Llanfihangel translates into English as St...

    Llanfihangel translates into English as St Michael's Church so the word is usually followed by a place-name. For example here in South East Wales we have Llanvihangel Llantarnam, Llanfihangel...
  21. Replies
    2
    Views
    638

    I am closing this thread because, Mr Geekjones,...

    I am closing this thread because, Mr Geekjones, we do not allow unsolicited advertising or touting for business. I decided not to simply delete this thread but to add my post explaining why it is...
  22. Replies
    10
    Views
    634

    Perhaps the way to organise it is to have a...

    Perhaps the way to organise it is to have a section for each street/road/terrace etc and to group the families into them. I don't think you can avoid a separate tree for each family it just depends...
  23. Replies
    13
    Views
    6,210

    Roisin66 could you give details of how you are...

    Roisin66 could you give details of how you are descended? Hannah MENDES who married Samuel NATHAN is my 3xgreat grandmother. I have made contact with other descendants of Hannah MENDES - they live in...
  24. Replies
    20
    Views
    983

    My great grandmother and some of her brood were...

    My great grandmother and some of her brood were gold-medal standard liars. One of her sons had three marriages but didn't end the first one before embarking on the second and then his second wife...
  25. Thread: Free Pardon

    by Ladkyis
    Replies
    3
    Views
    622

    The first missing word is house - I agree with...

    The first missing word is house - I agree with Lesley about the other two
Results 1 to 25 of 120
Page 1 of 5 1 2 3 4
Select a file: