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    William Arthur Sager/Sagar

    Hi. I hoping that there is someone who is researching the Sagar family (mainly from Lancashire) that may be able to help me with a "sticky" problem. I am looking for a birth record for William Arthur Sagar/Sager @ 1852 in Eaton Bishop. Herefordshire. William was a policeman all his life...
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    Looking for Marland Grave

    Hi. Has anyone any suggestions as to how I can find where someone is buried in Burnley Cemetery? My aunt, Margaret Marland (nee Hill) was born in 1890 and died 15th April 1978, I believe she is buried in Burnley Cemetery, possibly with her husband John Edward Marland b 1889 and died...
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    Looking for Lowe family

    Hi. Is there anyone out there researching the Lowe family from Wigan area, specifically James Lowe b 1864 Hindley., he married a lady Mary Elizabeth and had a daughter, Edith, in 1900. Have found James on 1901 census living in Hindley. On 1881/1871 census he is living with his grandparents...
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    Looking for Hissey family

    Hi. Anyone out there researching the Hissey family? I am looking for any information on the family of Sarah Ann Hissey b 1861 Staffordshire (possibly Bridgnorth). I can only find a record for her on 1881 census when she was a servant in Burnley. I know this to be correct as she married...
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    Looking for Byron/Holmes

    Hi Looking for some help in sorting out a conundrum concerning Peter Byron and Jane Holmes.. Alfred Byron Holmes was born 1877 in Southwark. On his baptismal record is shows mother as Jane Holmes. Alongside Peter his brother Thomas and sister Sarah was also baptised. Alfred and...
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    Wilkins family

    Hi. I have recently returned to researching my Wilkins family history and have just come across some information about my Gt grandfather Richard John Wilkins b 1877 Burnley Lancashire. It appears that there is a desertion record for this man, publicised on 14/3/1899. It appears he deserted...
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    Looking for info on Elizabeth Beckingham

    Hi Am hoping someone can help me with some information on a lady called Elizabeth Beckingham b 15/2/1884 at 9 Bridge St, Islington, father was Thomas Beckingham and mother was Charlotte nee Cast?? My friend has just found a torn up birth certificate for this person, on the back it states "...
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    Electoral Roll help required

    Hi Does anyone have access to London Electoral Rolls from 1930? I am trying to find out any information on man called WILLIAM THOMAS COVINGTON who appears on the Rolls from 1930 to 1965 in London. I am not sure how much or what info in given on these Rolls, but really need to know where in...
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    Help with travel to Canada 1929

    Hi Does anyone have access to passenger lists for 1929 that you could do a look up for me. I know that Georgina Yeats travelled from Scotland and arrived in Nova Scotia on 10/2/1929 aboard the Antonia, she left from Greenock and arrived back in Glasgow on 18/5/1929 aboard the Athenia sailing...
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    whats going on??? Georgina Hunter

    Hi I found an ancestor, Georgina Hunter who was born illegitimately to Elizabeth Hunter in Cruden, Aberdeenshire in 1874, I managed to trace Georgina on 1881 census as a "boarder" with Mary Jamieson b 1829 and is a farmer of 4 acres, when I looked at the household there were 5 children living...
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    names missing on marriage cert

    Hi I am hoping someone may be able to offer an explanation as to why when my grandmother married in 1920s her father's name and occupation didn't appear on the certificate, in fact there was a line drawn through, I am puzzled as there is a father named on her birth cert. Any ideas as to why...
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    looking for birth in India

    Hi Can anyone help me trace the birth of Ellen Elizabeth Thirtle b 1878 Rawalpindi, India. I think her father was William Thirtle, mother possibly Annie Parmeter??. Any info on those above would be great. Thanking you all for your continued help.
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    looking for Hayden/Haydon

    Hi. Does anyone have access to christening records? I am looking for the baptism of Harriet Hayden/Haydon born 1855 Co Durham. Her mother is Mary Hayden/Haydon and her biological father is Michael Lidster/Lister (they never married and Michael married someone else). I am just looking for...
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    Searching for HILLIAM family

    Hi Hit yet another brick wall!!. Can anyone help me find any info on the following members of the Hilliam family. JENNIE KATHLEEN b 1895, Stamford, Lincs MILDRED BERTHA b 1886 Stamford Lincs. They are the daughters of John William Hilliam and Sarah Jane. They had 6 children and I have...
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    searching for Ridley/Cooper info

    Hi I have hit a brick wall in searching for Richard Ridley b 1857 Crook Durham. I know he married Sarah Alice Cooper in 1879 in Burnley and were boarding with the Moorhouse family at 125 Accrington Rd, Burnley in 1881. It appears that Richard and Sarah had 2 children, Richard 1885 and Alice...
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    looking for address for Thompson

    Hi Can anyone help or advise me on tracking down an address in Todmorden. I would love to know where a lady called Lilian Hayden Thompson was living in 1930/1932. She was born @ 1910 in Horden, Durham and began working in a household in Todmorden (not sure when) but know that she was there...
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    Looking for Harriet Lister Hayden

    Hi Can anyone help me trace this lady. Harriet was born @ 1855 in either Country Durham or Northumberland. I have managed to trace post marriage to Thomas John Grieveson but nothing prior. Hoping you can help. Take care
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    looking for marriage - Rimmer and Tranter ?

    Hi I am looking for a marriage between ? Rimmer and? Tranter from 1900 - 1913 possibly in the Blackpool area. Their daughter Catherine A Rimmer was born 1913 in Blackpool, her mother's maiden name is Tranter. I am hoping someone out there has or is researching Catherine who may be able to...
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    passenger lists to Canada

    Hi Can anyone find any information on Elizabeth Kitchen b@ 1898 who emigrated to Quebec in 1929. If anyone has access to passenger lists for around this time would you please check if she was travelling with anyone., Any info would be great. thanks
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    looking for Roumieu

    Hi I am searching for information of John Roumieu b @ 1795 and married Matilda Campion . The family appear to live in the Pancras area of London. I am told that John died in 1855 in Pancras and have searched for census records for him and his family. All I can see are London electoral indexes...