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    Thomas Hope born Ancrum, Scotland 1810 died Yalla Creek, Victoria.

    Looking for information on Thomas. His wife is Alice Armstrong. They went to Australia around 1856 but it is really his parents I am hoping to find. Naming patterns would suggest David Hope and Euphemia for parents but Ancrum/Jed area notorious for non conformist churches and I can't find a...
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    Thomas Bagley Perkins died 1910 Queensland

    Thomas Bagley Perkins Died 10 Aug 1910 Queensland Father Thomas PerkinsMother Sarah Ellen Manwaring Registration Year1910 QueenslandRegistration NumberB012860Page number20696 Just found one of my Totty cousins' husband died in Australia. He was married to Emily Totty and she is with her...
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    Frederick Twyford Jones

    Frederick Twyford Jones baptised Altrincham, Cheshire 25 Dec 1821 to Owen Rice Jones and Mary Clough Frederick married first Louisa Trafford at Liverpool 1845 Married 2nd Marietta Turner 1847 at Liverpool. Two children so far Alfred Turner Jones 1848 Liverpool and Mary Louisa Jones born 1849...
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    William Harvey b 1815 d 1884 Breadalbane

    I have a Wm Harvey born 1815 who was convicted of stealing in Edinburgh in Feb 1835 and sent to NSW on the Marquis of Huntly 1835. He married Catherine Hutchins and they had several children Wm George b 1857 Emma Martha 1858 Elizabeth Jane 1860 Thomas 1862 Caroline Janet 1863 Andrew 1866 James...
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    William Hunter/Ann Burns m Wooloomooloo

    Looking for anything at all on this couple. They married 20 May 1863. His parents John Hunter and Sarah McKie. Born 1833 Co Cavan, Ireland. Her parents Huston Burns and Eliza Liscoal(?) Born 1840 Co Cavan. William supposed to have come over on "Fortune" in 1855. If so A has him having a...
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    Arthur Gawthorpe b 1872 Barnsley

    Looking for this man in the 1901. In census with parents in 1891 in Wombwell near Barnsley. Marries Anne Mary Hughes in 1892 at Wombwell, Yorkshire. His parents are Tom Gawthorpe and Dinah Barnes. He is a miner and in 1911 is in Wallsend, Northumberland but comes back to Yorkshire and dies in...
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    Alexander Wood d 1906 Yankalilla

    I am trying to find the parents of this man who died in 1906 aged 85. He went to Australian in 1849 on board the Posthumous and grew fruit in Yankalilla. He founded the Woodvale Orangery. He was supposed to be born in Jedburgh, Roxburghshire but I can't find a birth for him. Is there...
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    Frank McGregor born Dunbar 1860

    Frank above came out to Australia on the Orvieto from London to Sydney with his daughter Isabelle aged 27, a domestic servant. Leaving 6th March 1920 He was born in 1860 in Dunbar, East Lothian. He died in Australia at St Leonard's (NSW?) in 1923 after being hit by a lorry. His inquest was...
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    Helen Nelson death record

    Can anyone read the mother's name on this Scottish death record. I think it starts with a C but just can't think what it can be. Barbara
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    James Turnbull b 1863

    I am looking for the above as a passenger. He was from Bowden, Roxburghshire and in Scotland in 1881 but married in Tweed River in 1888 to Anastasia Kavanagh. I have found children Mary E in 1888 Tweed River, NSW Anastasia 1890 Tweed River Esther 1892 Murwillumbah died 1892 Anastasia 1905...
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    FMP Methodist Yorkshire and Derbyshire

    The new records above have been a great help to me. My ancestor Sarah Stewart was baptised at the Wesleyan Chapel at Carver Street, Sheffield in 1833. I knew her mother was Elizabeth Burdett but all the trees on Ancestry have copied each other and put Elizabeth as daughter to Martha and Amos...
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    George Brown, stonemason sailed Salsetvte 1841

    Can anybody help me with this family? all we know is that they sailed with the Salsette, 2 Jan 1841 from Liverpool to Melbourne and that George was 39, a stonemason and his native place Edinburgh. His wife Elizabeth was 21, a housemaid and native of Manchester. I have a marriage which may be...
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    soldier's effects

    I am trying to help someone research George John Gatland who died in WW1 in 1917 and is on the Arras memorial. He was married to Margaret Martin of Hawick, Roxburghshire but was from Surrey. In the Soldiers effects she is mentioned as sole beneficiary in 1918 and then in 1919 but it looks...
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    Proudfoots in Wisconsin

    Hi, can anyone help me find more about this family. William Proudfoot possibly born 1823 Berwickshire to John and Sophia Proudfoot Went to America around 1858 and married that year to a Mary A. Had children Margaret 1860 born Louisiana John 1862 Sofia 1864 William 1867 Mary Ann 1870 Edward...
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    George Searston b 1832 Derbys. d. 1882 Queensland

    The above is my 4 great uncle. Prob went to Australia in 1879 on board Cyphrenes London to Sydney. Another G. Searston aged 21 with him but not sure who he is or even if I have the right G. to be George. Left his wife at home but A trees have her going out in 1881 on Earl Dalhousie to...
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    James and Martha Dunell

    trying to find them in 1871 In 1861 they are at Brightside Bierlow, Sheffield James Dunell 25 born Wath, Martha 31 born Pigburn Elizabeth Ann 8 born Mexbro In 1881 they are at Thornhill, Dewsbury James Dunhill, 45 Iron Puddler born Swinton Martha 55 born Pigburn James Engloch (prob England...
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    Janet Gardner nee Mack

    This lady was born in 1787 either Berwickshire or East Lothian and left the Uk for NSW on board Tasman to arrive 18 oct 1848 with her children. She was the widow of Melville Gardener or Gardner and her children were Abram/Abraham 1820, William 1822, Jane 1824, Jessy 1826 and John 1828 all born...
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    George Cockburn 1895 Selkirk

    I am looking for information on George Cockburn born 1895 in Selkirk who emigrated to Canada in 1923 to Halifax with intentions to live in Toronto. He was a master pastry baker and was supposed to be successful. Trying to get in touch with any descendants. He had two sons. I am not finding a...
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    Thomas Staincliffe/Zabah Sidebottom

    In the 1881 census 24 New Lane Leeds. Thomas Stainclliffe, 40, mechanic born Leeds Zaba Staincliffe, 34 wife born Stanley Ada Staincliffe, 4 daughter born Leeds Joseph Atkinson Staincliffe 2 born Leeds Ann Elizabeth 5 months born Leeds. Trying to locate the marriage of Thomas and Zaba...
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    Andrew Ashley b1848 East Halton, Lincs

    Andrew was the son of John Ashley 1823 born Nettleton, Lincs and his wife Ann Robinson. Ann died pre 1833 when John married Elizabeth Bell and then when she died in 1873 he married Maria Bilton in 1874. He had 13 children that I know of and two Andrews and stayed in Lincolnshire all of his...