I am seeking any in formation about the name Gartland.
My gt aunt Grace Gagan (her original surname was Geoghan but had been changed to Gagan when she was sent to Canada in 1885)
She was sent to Ontatio where she married in 1894 to Augustus Gartland, they had several children sadly a number of...
I have now arrived at a conclusion about my gt grandmother, that unless I can find a clue or someone can recognise her from my description, I will never find her.
She was Mary Hannah Copeland born 1850 in Derby, she married George Nelson Grant , he came from Edinburgh Scotland, I have no idea...
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I am interested in the name MITCHELL have you any connection to Blanche Eileen Mitchell , her father was John Mitchell
Do you have any links to their names?
If so please contact me, thank you
I know that my gt grandfather had a new "wife" named Annie this is detailed on the census, then in 1910 he married Annie Packer, stating that he was now a widower, so obviously Mary Hannah my gt grandmother had to have died around that time.
George Nelson died suddenly in 1919 from a heart...
Does anyone have any links to the name of PADDISON My gt grandmother was Louisa Paddison born in Stafford, she married Stephen Geoghan born in Galweay Ireland
Sometime after 1871 there was no trace of him until 1901
In 1881 Louisa and her children were in the Stoke on Trent workhouse, I assume...
I have been searching for some years now to hopefully find anyone who knows of the GEOGHANS possibly from Galway
My gt grandfather was Stephen Geoghan born abt 1841, he came to Stafford, date unknown, and married Louisa Paddison
In 1881 she and her children were in the Stoke on Trent...
Thought some of you may like to try out this new site I have just discovered,
its very good especiallyi f you are trying to find if an ancestor emigrated, gives details of their name spouse chidren etc
Covers all countries
Iam researching the army career of my gt uncle in India and in one instance
where he is mentioned on the Military accounts Dept in India his name indicates the following letters
his name is Lt.G.N.Grant I.A.R.O. and the office is given as
Field C.M.A. Poona
Can anyone tell me what the...
Thank you Izabel & Juliejtp
for your replies re the Boer War
I`m sorryfor the delay in answeing I have been a bit poorly and have not been active on the computer for a while, so I apologise for the delay
I will certainly use some of the sites mentioned by you Izabel, thank youso much for your...
I have been searching for my gt grandmother`s death with no success
I have tried searching under her married name & also maiden name but nothing
She was born 1850 in Derby and married George Nelson Grant.
They appear to have separated in or after 1881.By1891 George had a new "wife" but I have...
Sedeking information about GORDON GRAHAM STUART STRINGER born Jan 1918 in Brightlingsea.
His mother`s name was Blanche nee Fraser.
His half-brother`s widow would love to make contact with anyone who knows/knew him, to discuss details about the (Jarvis) family
Glad to hear that someone is on board with this interest.
I have been interested in this for many many years (since I was in my earlu 20s, now in middle 70s)
I have had really wonderful evidence.
However, as I am just recovering from an illness I cannot sit for too long at the computer, when I...
What a problem, I now know I am going do lally!!!
I just could not find anywhere to post a message, I just could NOT see where I could click on to post a new thread
Now I have found one (where was I then, in a dream world!!!)
Anyway, I have been absent for some time because I have been ill...
I am seeking contact with anyone researching GRANT
My ancestors on the Scottish side begins with GEORGE GRANT from Edinburgh
I know very little about them really and would love to make contact with anyone else who may be researching this family.
I have started with George Grant b. abt 1791 &...
Thank you Julie for your suggestion, however, I know where all the children were, my grandmother was with the parents in 881, but shortly after then was taken to live with her maternal grandmother, then later when the grandmother died, she was taken to Edinburgh by her sister Effie, she had been...