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Recent content by iainsanders2

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    Erskines

    Hi Dave, Thanks once again for the help. I found a photo on a website for Liberton Kirk, Edinburgh thats, got a photo of a grave stone with the names of Erskine/Hutton/Hume So Thomas was married to Mary Hume and, she died in 1863. I also found a Hugh Erskine and, Jean Chalmers which i think...
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    Erskines

    Hi Dave, I've checked the IGI on Familysearch and, there are two Thomas Erskines married on the same date 28/7/1813, one in Edinburgh Parish, to a Mary Home, the other in Cockpen, to a Mary Hume. A little confused, as not as clued up on this but, is this the same Thomas with details been...
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    Erskines

    Hi Dave, Thanks for that. That seems tobe the family. Hugh Erskine was a Carter. Thanks Iain
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    Erskines

    Hi, Would like to hear from anyone who has any info on this family. They where from the Liberton/Gilmerton areas of Edinburgh and Midlothian. I'm stuck on Hugh Erskine born c,1813 at Cockpen, possible father Thomas. Cheers Iain
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    Help with 1901 census

    I'm trying to track my great grandfather on the 1901 census but, having no success. His name is John Sanders born 1879 in Bloxwich, Staffs. In the 1901 census his family were living at Snyed Lane, Bloxwich but, he is not mentioned, there are many returns with that name but, none match his. I...
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    Boer War Prisoners

    Hi Gibbo, Sorry to have taken so long to answer, been working away from home. I'm still looking for info on him but, not having a lot of luck. There is a chance that he served with another regiment in the Boer war. Iain
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    Boer War Prisoners

    Hi Gibbo, Thanks for that. Iain
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    Boer War Prisoners

    Hi, I've just received a photocopy of an article in the Walsall Observer dated 8/5/1915, it's about my gr. grandfather Sgt. John Sanders/Saunders, 8990 who was killed in WW1, with the 1/5 South Staffordshire Regiment. It also states that he fought and, was captured in the Boer War and, he was...
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    Daniel Moran, Ireland/ Ayrshire

    Hi Ann, Sorry i can't connect too your Micheal all, i have is Daniel and, Helen Moran their 4 children that i know of, Margaret, Agnes,Catherine and, Susan. Margaret was my great grandmother x3, who married Walter Hill also born in Ireland. Is it possible that you may know of which part of...
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    Daniel Moran, Ireland/ Ayrshire

    Hi John, The only info i have of Daniel Moran is what i posted. I have been in touch with a member of another forum and, he thinks that there was 2 families of that name and, they could have been connected but, again he had no details of my Daniel. Is it possible that you know which part of...
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    Daniel Moran, Ireland/ Ayrshire

    Hi Guys, Needing a little help with this brick wall. My great grandfather x4 Daniel Moran born in Ireland around about 1791. He married a Helen Bryce also born in Ireland around 1800. In the 1841 census they lived in Garrenhill, Muirkirk, Ayrshire. And the name was spelt Morn. Their children...
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    Alexander Donaldson

    Hi Jane, I did get the certificate from 'Scotlands people' but, there was no RCE marked anywhere on it. I believe it would have been marked on the left side of the cert. Cheers Iain
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    Alexander Donaldson

    Hi Folks, I posted earlier this year on the topic of Donaldson and, since then i have found more on him but, having not been researching for too long would welcome any help from other members on the info i have as, i'm not 100%sure on this. My gr. grandmother Grace Allan was born on 18/11/1867...
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    Peter Duffy / Helen McFarlane

    Hi, Could someone do a look up for me in the 1871/81 census returns. Looking for Peter Duffy born c1827/28, Ireland and, Helen McFarlane born c1829/30 Ireland. In 1861 they where at Sandydean, Lasswade, Midlothian, with chilfdren John 1855, Mary 1856 (my gr.gr. grandmother ) and Peter 1860, the...
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    John Arundel & Catherine Cockfield

    Hi Jean, Kinshar, Thanks for that. Thats them, John was employed as a Slater. Thanks Iain
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