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  1. leslee

    Scottish Rifles

    Just found a marriage for one of my rellies and within the Occupation of the Groom it had : Occupation : Brick Burer (hard to read) Private No 30595 Scottish Rifles. Would I be guessin right that the Private No 30595 might be his Service number ?and Scottish Rifles maybe served in the...
  2. leslee

    Townland names are they the same

    Hello Everyone, A quick question : are they the same place ? Antrim : TULLAGHGARLEY TULLYGRAWLEY Leslee
  3. leslee

    Rose Ann Gailey, Tipping

    Hello everyone... Wondering if someone would have a peek at this one for me.... I am not real sure on one of Rose Ann's surnames.... It looks like Lofting but cant' seem to pin her down so i thought maybe if someone else has a look they might see something different. James Tipping, miner (...
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    Uniformm Identification

    Is it possible to identify or give any hints as to where and when my lad served. Family member states he was killed in action 1914-18 France but they are not 100%sure. Leslee I have a photo of him , but not sure how to upload it redf) worked it out .....
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    Parish Records general question

    Just a quick general query/ question regarding Parish records for England, the ones that i have found seem to end early 1800's to 1812....and of course i need just after these dates but before 1837... Where do you find info within these dates....
  6. leslee

    Scott - Donegal

    Any help would be appreciated. Richard Scott b. abt 1847 Ireland married : Annie McGown/McGowan Approx May 1866, Mt Charlres, Inver, Donegal Richard Scott d. 25 December 1909, at 268 Main Street Bellshill, Scotland son of Richard Scott & Susan Crow. I have not been able to find the birth of...
  7. leslee

    Benjamin Ayrton - Possible place of Birth

    On the site ditigial Panioptican my Benjamin Ayrton has been given a place of birth as Rowley Hill, dob about 1814 - couldd be the lead we need When I was reading the original docs I thought "browley" was his physical discription ..... https://www.digitalpanopticon.org/life?id=fasai02037...
  8. leslee

    Convict Record Source

    New website that has access to a lot of Australian Convict records that might be useful that has just been launched Tracing London Convicts in Britain & Australia, 1780-1925 https://www.digitalpanopticon.org/ "This website allows you to search millions of records from around fifty datasets...
  9. leslee

    James Brown & Eliz arrived on the Shackamaxon

    Hello everyone, Hoping someone might be able to help me try to make a connection on these two folks that I've been given a lead on. James Brown & Eliz Arrived in the port of Adelaide, South Australia on the ship Shackamaxon 22 Jan 1853 , with their girls Ann b. 1839 Driffield, Margaret b 1850...
  10. leslee

    How much Information do I need

    Hi... Sorry another question: How much information would I need for a census request ? I know very little about my man, Charles William Benjamin Bowen, except he could have been from England or Wales was born around 1834, fathers name was George. Possibly arrived in Australia about 1847 at...
  11. leslee

    Deleting Attachments - Question

    Sorry more questions: If you delete your attachments in your personal storage area, does that delete the picture in the post that you put it in ?
  12. leslee

    The Last Selfie

    The Last Selfie.....
  13. leslee

    Control Panel Question

    When I was in my control panel the following was at the very top of the page : Warning: array_merge() [function.array-merge]: Argument #1 is not an array in [path]/usercp.php(89) : eval()'d code on line 3 What is this ? Is it something to do with my browser ?
  14. leslee

    The Exponential Age ?

    Just a few things for us all to ponder, especially the younger ones amongst us Did you think back in 1998 that 3 years later you would never take pictures on film again? In 1998 Kodak had 170,000 employees and sold 85% photo paper worldwide. Within just a few years their business...
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    How to put image in a post

    Quiet a newbie to forums.... just wondering I just tried to put an image up in a post... and I am not sure I have done it right as I seem to have a thumbnail image in the same area? So I ended up with two images within the post. Is that how it is supposed to look..:-\
  16. leslee

    Present Day Funnies

    Present Day Funnies
  17. leslee

    Irish Genealogy Civil records

    For those researching the Irish side https://www.irishgenealogy.ie/en/
  18. leslee

    State Home & Salvation Army Home

    Are we able to find out if the children were put into a state home and the Salvation Army home in the early 1900's As the family story is told: Mary Hannah ( Barber ) Angwin's untimely death at the age of 33 ....29 Aug 1908.... meant the break-up of the family, and her husband John(Jack) Angwin...
  19. leslee

    Bowen, Charles William Benjamin

    Charles has me stumped I am not sure if he was born in England or Wales ? The reason for this is an article in Trove death notice : http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/article/45304463 but his death certificate states he was born London, England spent 43 years in SA and 24 years in NSW Charles...
  20. leslee

    Morley, Thomas George - Brickwall

    Have had no luck trying to pin Thomas George Morley or his parents in UK Any help would be appreciated: Thomas George Morley born abt 1825 Death : 31 May 1891, Littlehampton , SA Marriage : 22 Jan 1855 ( Sarah Bott ) St James Church, Blakiston, SA Was said to arrived on the Isabella Watson...