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Recent content by kev0312

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    tracing family relatives

    Hi. Thanks for the message. I am still relatively new to the family tree stuff, and through a bit of good fortune contacted a person who was a relative of Samuel Newell, another of their brothers, and he forwarded me all the research he has done. I found him by googling random things about...
  2. K

    tracing family relatives

    Hi Steve. That would be great. Sorry for the late reply. Unfortunately a course for work as had me tied up for the last few months and i havent been on the site. Will pm you my email now. much appreciated kev
  3. K

    tracing family relatives

    Hi Steve. Thanks again for this. There are a few names i am interested in who may be buried around. Somme, however i cannot determine their death ages yet. Here are the names William Newell b 18 Dec 1842 Brightwell Baldwin. death post 1901. wife of Ruth Newell and Frances Newell. Ruth Newell...
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    tracing family relatives

    Cheers Steve. That would be fantastic, please dont go out of your way though. Looked through previous censuses and most seem to be Perry Lane in Bledlow. After being born in Shirburn, and appearing at house no 17 aston rowant in 1871 ( no rd name ), he then turns up on 91 Perry la in 1881, and...
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    tracing family relatives

    Hi all. Not been on for ages but have steadily been building up the tree. Managed to get the Newell name back to the 1500's. Am now wanting to delve a bit more into the life of my grt grt grandfather. Besides his military history, most census returns mention Blacksmith as occupation. He...
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    tracing family relatives

    Hi Julie. Thanks a lot for those. There cant be too many John Bass Henry Newells about, so it looks like the one. Quite difficult to read but am getting there. Looks like he was born in Oxford, but living in Middlesex in 1899 and widowed. Will have to see if any John BH, widowed, appear on...
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    tracing family relatives

    birth 1867 and father william matches. The pension record matches in name but is 10 yrs out with age. Where is it that you found these?? Are they available to view Cheers Kev
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    tracing family relatives

    Hi all. Managed to get both certificates at last. Marriage cert is for 7th july 1893, Kings Chapel, Gibraltar. John Henry Newell, 26,English, lce corp 1st Middlesex Regt, father William deceased to a Sarah Griffin, 24, Irish, father Thomas deceased. Birth cert is for John bass Newell, born...
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    tracing family relatives

    Hi Julie. Have tried Findmypast overseas marriages and births. It mentions a John Henry Newell marrying in 1893, no other info.. and a John Newell born Gibraltar 1893/94. Tried to apply for the birth cert on GRO. Refunded me the money saying i need to provide more info. Catch 22, as i need...
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    tracing family relatives

    I assume, considering that you all usually respond in a flash and havent done this time, means line of thinking has no chance, and i need to look at some other way. I applied for a birth cert for 1893 for John Newell in Gibralatar and had the money refunded? and when i try for a marriage cert...
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    tracing family relatives

    Have had a bit of luck and found him i think. A belleville newspaper emailed an obituary notice for 1961, July 1st, with a wife and 3 kids. Wonder if they know anything about his prev marriage?? He was a member of the 21st bttn cef in WW1, poss injured being the reason he was in Liverpool in...
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    tracing family relatives

    Cheers Julie. I work in the area and we had to know all road names before satnavs came along, so knew where he lived!! Have drove past it a couple of times today. Will have a look at the other links now and see what they are. Thanks again
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    tracing family relatives

    Hi Julie. 21st batallion site is great. At least if that should be him, i can find out a bit about his life. Havent really been on the last few nights as getting a bit dismayed. Due to the limited info i have to start with, i am just pi**ing in the wind at the moment. Have just had a look at...
  14. K

    tracing family relatives

    Thanks again Julie. Have been looking on the census searches and found a john B Newell living in Everton, aged 35, born Ireland and a sugar labourer. Have you any way of checking to see if he had any family living with him on the census for 1901?
  15. K

    Newell, born 1893

    cancel above, someone answered. no luck
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