• Do you love Genealogy? Why not write for us? we're looking for volunteers to write articles for Family history. Please contact us for further information.

Recent content by andy151

  1. A

    Looking for a william bainbridge/baimbridge

    Hi dave, Im really thankful for the info you've search and sent us BUT im extremely confused now :( am i misreading all this the wrong way lol clara a m stott born july 1887 married bertie starkey in 1910, so how is it her full family in the 1901 census (BEFORE they were married) are also...
  2. A

    Looking for a william bainbridge/baimbridge

    Thanks very much for that Dave.
  3. A

    Looking for a william bainbridge/baimbridge

    Hi Dave, sorry to come back to you after so long but with one thing and another this has been far down the list .... my wifes grandmother is Margaret Stott J, born Nov 1913 and we have her mother as Clara A M Starkey born 1887 and if we are following the correct lead then we have Claras father...
  4. A

    Burma star veteran

    Thanks for your reply, if you make one more post and I can email you a PM :). We thought it might be Nellie. Yes we are of the Baimbridge line. Yes she is Bills grandaughter from one of his daughters, The way the name gets mixed up is really difficult when trying to do this sort of thing! Tommy...
  5. A

    Burma star veteran

    Hi, Ive just seen your post and any help would be greatly appreciated, who is your grandma ? I noticed that your in Huddersfield, Is/was your grandma still in huddersfield or had she moved away ? my wife has so many questions as she really only knew about Tommy. Andy
  6. A

    Burma star veteran

    Thanks for the link Oznannie. I'm paying a visit to the Huddersfield Libary on Monday to see if there's anything in the papers from the time of births and also see if there's any mention prior to that of the wedding. This is my toughest one yet to crack!! :'( Andy
  7. A

    Burma star veteran

    Im trying to find any info on my wifes grandfather, all we know is he was a burma star veteran by the name of william (bill) bainbridge, we dont know what unit or for how long all we know is he was born jan ? 1913 he lived in Huddersfield most of his life. Is there any groups, organisations that...
  8. A

    Looking for a william bainbridge/baimbridge

    Thanks very much for that, my wife says different members of family used bain and baim so was very confusing but glad that it happened further back too lol this is definatly them as she thought they had 6 so pressuming one of the daughters (pat) either died or left years ago ..... Andy
  9. A

    Looking for a william bainbridge/baimbridge

    Hi just wondering if anyone could give me a starting point on my wifes grandfather. The details that we have are he was born William Bainbridge or Baimbridge we think he was born Jan 1903 ? and was a burma star veteran, we think he may of had a brother Tommy unfortunatly we dont know anything...
  10. A

    Having to start again :-(

    Thank you Dave for the info, I've used FamilySearch and I must have looked straight at it and ignored it. eek) Joseph Sykes to Betty Bailey Nov 1832. Now I'm hopefully heading in the right direction. thanks again Andy
  11. A

    Having to start again :-(

    I've kept the info I got on the wrong tree and it makes good reading and will help if it becomes a link in anyway. It's just getting back past the point where I'm stuck at thats the bug bear. I think I'll try another family name and come back later and attack it again. The grand daughter is an...
  12. A

    Having to start again :-(

    Hello everyone, Well I thought I was doing well till I got some info that didn't look right,and then I checked what I had and thats when everything came to pieces :'( I chased the wrong tree and didn't double check. So I'm going to my safe point that I know is correct and wondering if anyone...
  13. A

    1901 Cencus look up please

    Thanks for the lookup. The different name has surprised me as he is called Walter later on when he joins the army. He also has moved into the same street as his futre wife and her family. ahhh :kissu: again thank you for the work you've done. Andy
  14. A

    1901 Cencus look up please

    Hello all, Could I please ask anyone for a 1901 Cencus look up. I'm looking for Walter Sykes Born 1st qtr 1877. He is the son of John H and Emily Sykes. His last known address was Bradbury St, Ravensthorpe, Mirfield, West Yorkshire(1891 Cencus). Thank you Andy
  15. A

    What info will it show?

    Thanks for the info Dave. Sorry about the delay in getting back to you but I've been away and I'm just trying to catch up with everything. Thanks again Andy
Top