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    A knotty problem

    Here is a problem that I have been trying to solve for many a long year. I inherited a rather battered silver sovereign holder that my mum was very protective of. Trouble is, I have absolutely no idea of its history and wonder if anyone out there could help please? The lettering on the top of...
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    RAF service

    According to my Father's service record, he was released from the RAF under section 6 (2) ACT 1937 at the end of 1944. Am wondering if anyone can help as to what this act relates to please. :)
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    Civil Marriages

    Does anyone know if there is a way of finding, if it happened, of a civil wedding ceremony in the 1901 era please?
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    Fulham Union Workhouse

    Has anybody ever investigated getting records of the workhouse please? just wondered how much information was given. Thanks :)
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    Compton/Poynter Marriage

    Feeling quite frustrated as I cannot find the marriage of Richard Garibaldi Compton to Ada Florence Poynter. The 1901 census shows Ada as single. By the 1911 census she and Richard had evidently been married 10 years. Blowed if I can track the information down. Any helpwould be appreciated. Cheers
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    Unwanted Birth & Marriage Certificates

    I have a Birth Cert for Annie Whitty 10/04/1928 and a Marriage cert for Annie Whitty/Charles Bromley 26/12/1951. If anyone has a use for them I am happy to send them on.
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    The Buffs

    Have discovered in the 1881 census, one of my ancestors serving as a soldier corporal in The Barracks, Northgate Canterbury. I believe that The Buffs East Kent regiment were stationed there according to Kelly's directory. So am hopeful that I can now move forward and get his record of his time...
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    Compton/Poynter Marriage

    Any ideas please on the following - I have had absolutely no luck in tracing a marriage between Richard Garibaldi Compton & Ada Florence Poynter. According to the 1911 census they had been married 10 years, but nowhere can I find a record of the event. I am beginning to wonder if the marriage...