My father's maternal grandmother was born mary parsons and she was born in Stoke Edith which is in herefordshire. I have found it quite interesting tracing her family back through the censuses. I have also visited Stoke Edith and Ashperton where she spent her childhood. They are really pretty...
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Can you tell me how I go about getting Alfred's Military record.
I have looked on the 1901 census but the only exact match that i have found is a family living in Wolverhampton with John Hope as the father and Alfred as the son.
I have this niggling feeling...
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On the marriage cert it says that John was a General Labourer.
Yes i have seen the entry on the 1901 census but not sure if that's the right one as i can't seem to find a marriage for Ellen.
Alfred suffered shell shock during the war and...
I am supposed to be doing house work but could'nt resist a browse or two.
I have been building my family history for about 2 years now but have come up against some brick walls.
My maternal grandfather was Irish and I have found it very hard to trace his family and I am not sure where my...
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I have been trying to find out about my paternal grandfather and ancestry.
he was called Alfred Hope and was born C1894 but my problem is that I don't know where he was born.
i have his marriage certificate which gives his father's name as John Hope...
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My maternal grandfather William O'neill was born in Kildare C.1892.
I would love to find out as much as I can about his family but it is very difficult.
According to his marriage certificate, his father was called Matthew and he was a...