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Recent content by gerry

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    Lets have fun

    Don't envy you with the 21yr old bash. God mine seems ages ago. In fact I don't think I remember much about it then, never mind now!! At that age I think they either fight you for what they want or tend to go with you, then do it their way! I would suggest holding the bash a long way from home...
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    Scottish 1851/61 census information help please?

    Re: Scottish census information any help please? Hi Maudie, Theres a lot of information there! You say you are after 1851 & 1861 census - for what town / Area though? (Edinburgh?). Census dates as follows: Sun/Mon. 7/8th April 1861 Midnight. So she would of married after this, therefore as...
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    How did you get 'addicted' to Family History / Gen

    Yes! Nice one Keith! :2fun: Still hard researching my family - really go the bug!!!! :p
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    Coats of Arms - Con!

    Hi, Just to let you know that I recieved a very good letter and information from a company, saying that they had full information on my Family Name! Anyway it said it was free to look at for 30 days (so long as I supplied a payment card!!) - came from USA. Really interested and was looking...
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    Discussion -Genealogist`s Pox

    http://www.familyhistory.uk.com/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=17&Itemid=64 Genealogist's Pox Hey, my wife says I was suffering - Now I now what from! :p (not sure about POX though ::) ) Glad to see you are back online again, Love the changes, Brill :)
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    WW1 Medal Records - threat of being destroyed?

    Has anyone else heard/read about this? Apparently, in April the MOD intends to destroy some 6 million records of medals issued to WW1 personnel. The private facility used by the MOD to hold the records at Hayes wants to relocate and charge the MOD for moving the cards. The MOD's response is to...
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    "Wanted Names" System

    Re:surnames Hi, I would also like to add that you must ensure that when you enter your email address, that you double check it is correct! If someone does have a link, and tries to contact you and the email address is wrong - well it will go no where!! Check and check again your email is...
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    winter

    Hi meme1001, You could try and look for a marriage around Frome, there are many marriage lists for Somerset you could look at. Many of the web sites with list stop around 1930. (FREEBMD). Another option, if you are sure he lived in Ross on Wye, you could visit the local archives and look at...
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    Gen Sites Charging

    It really annoys me where I search for certain family research say on google or others and find that I have to join or subscribe! Apart from this many of it is american! Do not we as a UK taxpayer already own the information that these sites are selling to us! WHy is this! Look forward to...
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    How did you get 'addicted' to Family History / Gen

    I got started three months ago.... I always said that I would not like to do this because I wasn't that interested in that "stuff" :) Then... I was talking to my mom and said I would like to know a little about her parents... she started talking about family and I told her I could probably get...
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    I'm Hooked

    I got started three months ago.... I always said that I would not like to do this because I wasn\'t that interested in that \"stuff\" Then... I was talking to my mom and said I would like to know a little about her parents... she started talking about family and I told her I could probably get...
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