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Recent content by fargo46

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    Checking Surgestions

    Thanks for all your help Dave , But can someone answer my question how do you check the surgestions or possibilities before you head down that family line
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    Checking Surgestions

    Hi , Every time I have posted on this forum I have been given Good advice but frequently have been told I check out these Surgestions ,But how? I know it may seem a silly Question but what steps do you take to check a lead if 1. you are on the other side of the world 2. You have no...
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    God Parents

    I orginally had Howell lewis born in Breconshire but one of your forum told me that he was born in Glamorgan I am how confused as I could not find a birth cert saying he was born in Breconshire.
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    God Parents

    Howell lewis born 1864 Glamorgan - Llantrisant 1871 with Aunt Ann Benjamin, 1881 with Grandmother Gwenillian. What makes me wonder If Gwenillian was True family is Ann Benjamin is listed as a pauper while Gwenillian is listed as a landowner.
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    God Parents

    I have a relative that is mentioned in the 1861,71,81,&91 census living with other people than his parents one is an aunt and one is a grandmother, A member of your forum found a parent that had a sister of the same name as the aunt. The problem I have is the Grandmother does not seem to come...
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    Lookup please

    Cheers for that , one other question ,where were these census taken ,as I mentioned before My program that I am looking up census details cannot find Gwenllian pre 1871.Untill I can afford to purchase membership to a better site I will have to make do.
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    lewis researchers

    Hi , its nice to know I am not alone in researching the lewis family . I have just started my Lewis search so dont have many names and dates for you but here goes: Tessa lewis b 1933 (my mother) ,her parents Rebecca lewis b 1905 d 1947 and George William Lewis b 1889 d 1940. George parents were...
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    Lewis

    Thanks for all your help , Its still a mistery , I have asked for a search on the 1841 census forum page for Gwenllian , Howells grandmother to see if I can go that way , wiil see what happens.
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    Lookup please

    The problem I am having is that the program I am using foe census lookups cannot find Gwenllian in any census pre 1871. I might have to change programs.
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    Lookup please

    In the 1891 census the ref is RG12 Piece 4464 Folio 10 Page 2 , the 1881 isRG11 Piece 5343 Folio 14 Page 8 , hope this helps.
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    Lookup please

    Hi ,Can someone lookup Gwenllian lewis born 1813 approx in Breconshire, I have her in the 1871,1881 and 1891 census but cannot find her in any previous . Maybe someone else will have better luck.Trying ultimately to find her husbands name.
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    lewis researchers

    Hi, Anyone out there researching the family Lewis from Neath Wales, surly I cannot be the only one? Chris
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    Lewis

    Hi ,Looking for the parents of Howell Lewis, 1871 census see him living with his aunt Anne Benjamin at age 12,1881 sees him with his grandmother Gwenllian and again in 1891 ,both born in Ystradfellte Parish, Breconshire. Cannot find a birth registration for Howell .Both parents must have died...
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    Hi new to forum

    Just found this forum on google, hopfully it can answer some questions i have and give me some advise on how to proceed. I have only been researching my family for the last 6 months and have made some progressbut have struck a roadblock ,will state more in the appropiate forum. Chris
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