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    Ellen Boyd & great nephew (?) John Boyd

    In 1861 my great grandmother Anna--known as Annie-- Darragh married Gilbert Higgins at the First Presbyterian church in Ahoghill C Antrim--her age was given as 22 so born c 1839 When Annie died in Busby, Renfrewshire in 1912, her parents' names were given as Patrick Darroch(Scottish spelling)...
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    slate getter

    :) I have found that a 5 x great grandfather was a slate getter He lived in Rosthwaite Cumberland ,so presumably worked in the slate mines in Honister, Borrowdale.he later moved to Seathwaite Lancashire where there were slate mines in the area and was also descibed there as a slate getter...
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    John Birkett x 2!

    I am trying to find out which of 2 John Birketts is my 5 x great grandfather ---John Birkett bapt 09/07/1753 at Crosthwaite Cumberland married to Jane unknown 27/01/1781--or John Birkett bapt 01/12/1754--Crosthwaite ( this isn't the Crosthwaite near keswick) Both seemed to have parents named...
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    CHARLES MOSS c 1809--birth look up please

    I have been trying to find the birth of my 3 x great grandfather Charles Moss for some time According to census records, he was born: 1841 census-in Lancashire c 1811 1851 census in ORMSKIRK Lancashire c 1807 1861 census in UPHOLLAND Lancashire c 1807 1871 census in ORMSKIRK Lancashire c 1807...