Hi Sunscreen! welcome to the site - have fun! I too have retired to Spain and live in the Murcia region, near Mazarron! Fortunately for us we can keep on researching on the Internet - where would we be with out?? >:D
Hi Irish Bluebird! welcome from me too. I also have Irish, Welsh and English in my tree - perhaps we might collide in the future :biggrin: Have fun with your research, we are a very friendly bunch and don't bite much! Penny
Hi Brassy and welcome to the club! This hobby is totally addictive and I warn you, once you start there is no going back!! But it is very rewarding - when you do manage to break down a brick wall the feeling is so satisfying :biggrin: Can I suggest that you pin your relatives down and...
I logged onto Ancestry and managed to find seven further electoral register entries for David Hamilton, but I don't have World membership - can't afford it unfortunately - so copied what there was and emailed them to my sister in Sydney. Hopefully she will be able to fill in the blanks, year...
Thank you so much Julie! My aunt will be so pleased. How did you manage to look him up? Do you have access to the Australian Electoral Register or do you have a contact? Your help is much appreciated!
My gt uncle David Hamilton Brazell sailed to Freemantle on 15 December 1925. He died in Brisbane on 17 July 1961. How can I find out what happened in the intervening years? Did he marry? Where did he go? etc. Any suggestions will be gratefully received! Penny:confused:
I too can recommend Genes Reunited. When I started my research ten years ago, I had only one cousin that I knew about. Neither my mother nor my father talked about his side of the family - I was led to believe that my paternal grandfather came from Kent. Now, after joining Genes, I have about...
I would like to add my thanks too! There are many sites for researching family trees, but this is the most personal and fun site! Thank you for all your hard work - it is much appreciated, even if we don't say it very often, we mean it!
My gt uncle David Hamilton Brazell sailed to Freemantle on 15 December 1925. He died in Brisbane on 17 July 1961. How can I find out what happened in the intervening years? Did he marry? Where did he go? etc. Any suggestions will be gratefully received! :confused: Penny
This is the only possibility I can find so far:
Name: William J Avery
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1872
Year of Registration: 1914
Quarter of Registration: Oct-Nov-Dec
Age at Death: 42
I also found this on the 1841 census:
Name: Thomas Slingo
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1796
Where born: Hampshire, England
Civil Parish: Crondall
Hundred: Crondall (Upper Half)
Hi Lynne! welcome to the site! It looks like you are seaching the Welsh side - I hope you have more success than me....why did they all choose the same names for their offspring? It's fun trying to sort it all out though :2fun: Penny