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Recent content by Foxyloxy

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    Intro - Alfred Spiers/Spires

    Re: Intro No they are no relations of mine, just found the info and thought if you didn't have it it could be helpful to you
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    Intro - Alfred Spiers/Spires

    Re: Intro Hi welcome Marriages Mar 1868 Spires Alfred Dudley 6c 5 Twigger Hannah Dudley 6c 5 1851 census Name: Alfred Spiers Age: 5 Gender: M Birthplace: Evesham, Worcestershire Relationship to Head of Household: Son .................... Name: Alfred Spiers County...
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    Looking for a marriage

    Nellie was baptised Clements and her birth cert is also Clements, her father was born/baptised Smith and later added his mothers maiden name of Clements, however none of his children were baptised with the name Smith. I have the marriage cert of her marriage to John Paterson which is where I...
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    Looking for a marriage

    Thanks Amanda I couldn't find one on SP either, nor on marriage indexes in England/Wales, she is an elusive lady
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    Looking for a marriage

    I am looking for a marriage of Nellie Clements and Mr Barker between 1911-1933 Nellie Clements, born in Rutland in 1889, moved to Nottinghamshire where she is in 1901, 1911, she is working in Bulwell in 1911, then nothing until she gets married in 1933 in Glasgow Scotland and is a widow of a Mr...
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    Adoption query

    Thanks Elaine You are correct to prove/disprove I would need to apply for her birth cert. What I have written here is limited as she is still alive so I didn't want to invade anyone's privacy, just clarify a logical possibility and of course logic doesn't come into family history research...
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    Adoption query

    Confused! Nosy? Maybe just over thinking! When I was younger I was always told that my mums cousin was " adopted" and the story went they had three boys and wanted a girl so adopted one Their boys were born 1935, 1939 and 1943, she was "adopted" in 1944 Recently I was doing some research and...
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    William Moss Northamptonshire

    I am not sure if it helps either however thank you I will save it and do some more research, so maybe it will become clearer in time with more research
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    William Moss Northamptonshire

    Thanks, it is certainly worth considering, however I would have expected him to be buried in Cold Ashby however it is worth looking to see what I can find out about any burial in Daventry area. It is always difficult when there are several people of the same full name and added difficulty...
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    William Moss Northamptonshire

    Thanks Horse His sister Maria is married and living in Leicester in 1881, he does have a younger sister named Sarah , she married in 1880 and is also living in Leicester in 1881. Both of his brothers wives are called Ann and one is in Leicester the other living in Yorkshire in 1881 These...
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    William Moss Northamptonshire

    I am looking for information about William Moss b1Q 1838 Brixworth 15 248 Baptised Cold Ashby Northampton 1 April 1838 parents Thomas Moss and Ann (Dobson) 1841 3 yrs Cold Ashby, Northants 1851 13 yrs Cold Ashby, Northants Then he disappears:mad::mad: Potential: 1857-1859 The Indian Mutiny...
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    Lincolnshire/Yorkshire or where?

    Yes it seems he used John Stradder as an alias ( also looked for that name but he joined the Merchant Navy using his real name 3 years later 5 Jan 1836 aged 15yrs "John Stradder otherwise Samuel Blay, of Swineshead, pleaded guilty to an indictment for stealing a pair of gaiters from Benton...
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    Lincolnshire/Yorkshire or where?

    Thank you for that, somewhere else I can search and see:)
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    Lincolnshire/Yorkshire or where?

    Samuel Blay born (15) and Baptised(22) Feb 1819 Stickney Lincolnshire 5 Jan 1836 Lincolnshire Criminal Registers 15 Aug 1839 First went to sea 1 Aug 1845 lived at 1 Duke St Hull Yorkshire Occupation 'Riverman' Merchant Navy 'out' 1847 'home' 1848 The last mention of his name is some sort of...
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    Where can you look when the trail goes cold?

    I would completely agree with Guy and it is easily done although you need to look and prove each event with a record, you will find even if you did Records office and Parish Church research 10 , 20 years ago more records will now be available to look at and the important thing is that you...
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