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    Rose Shipman

    1911 census .. Would it state how many kids living or deceased that Rose had. {she is single but had kids, not sure where they are as yet] Name Rose Shipman Event Place Stretford, Trafford, Greater Manchester, England, United Kingdom County Lancashire Parish Stretford Sub-District...
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    Rose Shipman

    Rose and her partner John Hall [they were not married] were charged with manslaughter on the death of their baby son, Charles Hall. Manslaughter charges were dropped and they were charged with neglect. I have read most of the newspaper articles on them but wondering what information might be on...
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    Agnes Shipman

    I can not find a birth for Agnes, mother's maiden name Foster. 1901 No Agnes Name Robert Shipman Event Place Scarcliffe, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom County Nottinghamshire Civil Parish Scarcliff (Derby) Ecclesiastical Parish St Leonards Scarcliffe Sub-District...
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    The Cage

    This place has some history and is up for sale. Would I live in it ... not likely :eek: Not with some of the things I have read about it. HAUNTED :oops: During the St. Osyth witch trials in 1582, 14 women were accused of witchcraft-related crimes, for which three were executed. During the...
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    Little People

    Practising their artistic talents :ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO:
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    Gnome name

    Just for a bit of fun, what is your Gnome name. [link below] https://www.quizopolis.com/gnome-name.php Mine is "Chirpy GreenFingers" :rolleyes:
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    Villers & co

    I was given another family hand down that belonged to my great grandmother. It has stamped on the bottom VILLERS & Co England. I like a bit of history on my family heirlooms where they come from etc. I cant find anything on Villers & co. I even checked the newspapers and nothing. Can anyone...
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    Sydney Morning Herald 1960

    Sydney Morning Herald apparently did a story on my great grandmother in 1960 when she turned 80. I have been through the SMH papers online several times and cant find the article. Im beginning to wonder if it was another newspaper and for some reason over the years the family story changed the...
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    Bright ideas

    After a haircut i had an idea of mixing the rinse colours together just for the hell of it. What a damn mess! :oops: It was bright red BUT where the grey was had turned orange! :eek: Looked like a damn traffic light minus the green :ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO: Would i mix colours again? Yep probably...
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    Lost Trades

    I would have loved to have gone and seen this but due to other things happening I cant go :cry: Never mind maybe next year :D Its not near me but would make a interesting week end away. We all know how they made things back then but how neat would it be to watch them actually do it. Lost Trade...
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    Site problems

    Im still having problems with the site. I cant use google chrome and have to use internet explorer :rolleyes: Sometimes I cant find any delete/leave in my private messages and other times its there. Anyone else still having problems? If so just let us know and hopefully admin can fine tune a...
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    DNA question

    If someone was a 6th or 7th cousin to my grandfather and if he and I had a DNA done would it show we are related?
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    Losing History

    In the 1970s due to ill health my grandparents moved from the farm into town. Even tho a family member had taken over the farm no one lived in the old farm house so for 40+ years it has been left to deteriorate . They had built and lived in the house since their marriage. I was heartbroken to...
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    email hacked

    My email has been hacked and im having problems closing it. If anyone has my email can they put a block on it please as im worried people might get emails that i did not send and since i cant seem to close it down as a precaution putting on block on it is the only way i can think of that might...
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    To open 1939 register

    I contacted Findmypast to see how i go about opening my late father's 1939 register. Part of their reply-- We provide a free Evidence of Death checking service for all Findmypast subscribers - 12 month world subscription via an online form. Subscribers must be signed in and have unlocked a...
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    William Gibson QLD archives

    Looking for hospital records for William Gibson. I emailed the QLD archives and their reply was this .. "The records you are enquiring about has been digitised and is available to view/print and/or download from our catalogue: Queensland State Archives, Digital Image ID 24169: Register of...
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    Kindergarten Cop and the 45th Parliament of Australia

    Australian politics last week was a total train wreck. Now i dont get into politics much but this popped up and i thought it was so funny. Kindergarten Cop and the 45th Parliament of Australia https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Knob-rB35AI
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    Ebington Middlesex

    Thought i would have another look at my George Gibson, parents William Gibson and Susannah Hutchinson. His Australian Death cert. states he died on the 24 Dec 1892 aged 62 years 9 months and 22 days. If this is correct he was born 1830. His Australian marriage cert.[1856] states his place of...
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    Findings - Coroners Court

    I dont understand why when we cannot obtain certificates for birth deaths and marriages for a certain amount of time yet coroners court records are readily available online. A couple of these that i have read contain personal information regarding the deceased families and the nature of their...
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    Identifying a button

    Can anyone tell us anything about the below button please? metal button Wilson Angel Row Nottingham