• All members must be aware of our current Family History UK Community Rules

    Please read the following:

    Read the current rules of the forum

    Thank you

    If you are a business -please contact us to advertise or be a sponsor on our FHUK Community Genealogy forums

Search results

  1. J

    Free Ancestry UK records

    Free access to UK records on Ancestry 19 - 21 February :)
  2. J

    Ancestry Free

    Ancestry has free access to UK records this weekend Happy hunting! :)
  3. J

    ancestry free

    access to ancestry is free 26 - 27 July 2014 Happy hunting :biggrin:
  4. J

    Ancestry - free access

    Free access this weekend to records on Ancestry :)
  5. J

    Dennis Dunn will

    I wonder if anyone can help me find the last will and testament for Dennis Dunn he died on 18 May 1999, his last address was 34 Craybourne Road, Melksham, Wiltshire. Dennis died at this address he had lived at this address for about 40 years. It would be great if someone can help.
  6. J

    Free WW1 records

    Ancestry are giving free access to WW1 records, I hope this is useful for people. This is temporary, I don't know how long for. :)
  7. J

    married twice?

    It looks like my grandfather was married twice but the marriage certificate for my grandparents state he was a bachelor is this a mistake or did he tell the registrar he was a bachelor? My Grandfather was John Henry Dunn born Wark, Northumberland 1876 married Margaret Holland Apr 1909 Newcastle...
  8. J

    Free Records Ancestry

    Ancestry are giving free access to British records until 26 August.
  9. J

    Free access to 1911 records

    Hi Not sure if anyone has already mentioned this, but thought I would let you all know that at the moment there is free access to 1911 census on ancestry.co.uk :biggrin:
  10. J

    Surnames cook - cooke

    Can anyone tell me if there is any reason why there are different spellings for surnames for example Cooke with an e and Cook without an e? I have been told that many years ago servants were given the same surname as their employers but that an e was added to the surname, I cannot find anything...
  11. J

    Dunn may have lived in sin?

    My grandfather John Henry Dunn (JHD) born 1876 Newcastle Upon Tyne parents Matthew Dunn & Margaret Robson married my grandmother Beatrice Holland in Nov 1917 in Sunderland they separated and my grandmother lived with and later married another man. My father told my sister that his father JHD had...
  12. J

    Irish marriages

    I have family who were born in Ireland and probably married in Ireland and then moved to Australia. My question is where do I search for their births and marriages and their migration to Australia? Robert McAuley born Glaslough, Monaghan, Ireland c1840 died 1910 in Sydney Australia married...
  13. J

    Registration districts etc

    Some of my family come from Melksham Wiltshire, some of their BMD's come under Melksham, others come under Trowbridge, Devizes, Chippenham and Bradford on Avon. I don't know when the registry office ceased performing marriages in Melksham and people went to Trowbridge, Devizes, Chippenham or...
  14. J

    Help please

    I wonder if anyone can help me please. My ancestor John Henry Dunn was born 1853 in Wark Northumberland, he married as far as I can work out a Mary Ann Fairley born abt 1850 Maxwellbourn, Kirkcudbright, Scotland. They had 4 children all born in Scotland: Margaret 1880 died Newcastle Upon Tyne...
  15. J

    Family born Scotland - Dunn

    Hello I wonder if anyone can help me please. My ancestor John Henry Dunn was born 1853 in Wark Northumberland, he married as far as I can work out a Mary Ann Fairley born abt 1850 Maxwellbourn, Kirkcudbright, Scotland. They had 4 children all born in Scotland: Margaret 1880 died Newcastle Upon...
  16. J

    Dunn

    My great Grandfather Matthew Dunn born abt 1852 in Newcastle Upon Tyne married Margaret Robson in 1786 they had 4 children one died the others were John Hy my grandfather, Mary Isabella born 1877 & Amy Dunn born abt 1878 both the females were born in Newcastle upon tyne in 1901 census both the...
  17. J

    Wilson Beaty

    I am trying to find the parents and siblings of James Winter Wilson, I cannot seem to find the 1881 census for him. James was born in 1908 in Byker Northumberland, married 4 Sept 1934 in Tynemouth Northumberland and died Feb 1985 North Tyneside. Appreciate some help with this thanks.
  18. J

    Mowat Moad

    Hi Can anyone help me please. Robert Mowat was born in South Shields c 1820 and was buried on 8 Jan 1893 in South Shields. Robert married Mary Knowles on 20 Sept 1840 in South Shields. As far as I can tell they had 8 children one of which was George Mowat. I cannot find Roberts parents. I...
  19. J

    Dunn Robson

    I am trying to find out who my GG grandfather's wife's parents are. I have the following details: John Hy Dunn (1828 - 1906) married Mary Isabella Donkin (c1831 - 1886) in 1852 see below: Name: John Dunn Date of Registration: Jan-Feb-Mar 1852 Registration district: Newcastle upon Tyne Inferred...
  20. J

    Names in my tree

    I have lots of names in my tree, is there a way that I can search this forum for the names? Some of the names are from the North of England, some from Wiltshire and some from Ireland. Ireland names include: Holland, McQuinn and possibly Dunn. North of England include: Cooke, Doggett, Donkin...
Top