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    Here we are then???????

    Hello Time-Tra4ler If there were specific photos i can upload them, let me know the photos and i will see what i can do;)
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    Joseph Gibbs Harris - 1837

    Your Welcome, it is funny it seems he used Dando for anything informal, but used Harris when it came to formal documents. Now I cant be sure, but i recon the old boy seated is Joseph with wife Sarah behind, and the girl in the dress is actually my grandfather charles edwin 1899 - 1980, but cant...
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    Here we are then???????

    Here is another photo from the Album, i checked against one from the time, and the topography looks the same. Not sure about the chaps in the photo?
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    Here we are then???????

    Yes thats her grave, i did have a newspaper from the time, but cant put my finger on it at present, but anyway heres a photo of her from the photo album
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    I have come here for inspiration!!!!!!!!!!!!

    If you fancy a challenge i can upload the pictures individually ----- DONT LOOSE SLEEP OVER THEM THOUGH -----eek)
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    Joseph Gibbs Harris - 1837

    All i can say is "WOW" thank you all very much, i have received more info in the last 24 hrs than i ever did in all my research. My thanks to Oznannie and DaveHam9 for all your help. I have pictures of the wills sent to me and also a copy of the death cert for Joseph Gibbs which i have uploaded...
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    Here we are then???????

    Dear All, Here we are as prommised, here is the photo album that i lost sooooo much sleep over, by cross referencing the photographers studios against when they were in business gave me a date of approx 1897, as stated the church is Holy Trinity Church, Abbots Leigh, Bristol. Picture 31a if i...
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    Joseph Gibbs Harris - 1837

    Many Thanks for that info p.risboy, it does state the fathers name on the wedding cert, but that doesnt offer up the surety of the father. You see he became Thomas Harris, taking her surname, which to all intense and purpose would look like all her siblings were ligitimate. Even though he...
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    Joseph Gibbs Harris - 1837

    Hello All, I have a Joseph Gibbs Harris, born in 1837 in Westerleigh, when civil registration came in, his mother was a Rachel Harris, and father was allegedly Thomas Dando, eventually they got married, but there was no record of the father on the baptism records, how can i prove or disprove...
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    I have come here for inspiration!!!!!!!!!!!!

    I look forward to it, its been driving me mad. theres one church, a married couple, a murdered woman, along with a lot of others who look quite well off for the times, a real mixed bag
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    I have come here for inspiration!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Hello All, While compiling my research a few years ago, i had to clean out my grandparents house, in the house we found an album of 31 wedding photos, using various means i worked out the dates to @ 1897 the church is in Holy Trinity, Abbotts Leigh according to churchcrawler website. As soon...
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