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  1. p.risboy

    WW2 Tracing Card.

    Can any Army expert decypher the entries on this card please. Name, Enlistment and Unit I am with, but it's all the rest of it. I know my father was at El Alamein, Sicily and Italy(Monte Casino) and Salerno. Many thanks.:)
  2. p.risboy

    Donavon.

    Can any one guess what the fathers christian name is. Gaius Donavon possibly. Thanks.
  3. p.risboy

    Sarah Jane Jeffrey - Henry (Christian Theadore) Gebbles.

    Marriage reg.... Name - Sarah Jane Jeffrey Registration Year1858 Registration QuarterJul-Aug-Sep Registration district Maidstone County Kent Volume 2a Page 703 No Henry Christian Theadore Gebbles listed. :confused: Any ideas before I order the Marriage cert, for Henry Christian Theadore...
  4. p.risboy

    What's your Hobby or Hobbies, besides Family History.?

    As I've asked the question, I'd better go first.;):) About 3 weeks ago I bought a model railway set, in actual fact, I bought 2. One large one, and a small one. I thought to myself, this will keep out of trouble for a few weeks. Well, it's certainly done that. It's not so much the layout of...
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    New computer and with Windows 10, coming up.

    My 12 year computer has almost given up the ghost. So I'll be shopping tomorrow for a new one. :rolleyes: Also, as Windows 7 will not be supported by Microsoft form the 14th of January 2020, with no updates or security of any kind. (There are extensions for MS support, but only within an...
  6. p.risboy

    50% off Ancestry. Year Subscription.

    £60 for a year, instead of £120. For Premium Membership. Not sure how long this offer will last.:rolleyes: Cancel the subs before they end, or they will get paid automatically again, for all subsequent years. Steve.:) //
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    Deceased online Burials.

    Salford records available on Deceased Online. from Agecroft, Peel Green, and Swinton. http://www.deceasedonline.com/ Steve.:) //
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    Margaret Oates - Malachy Beirne.

    Margaret Oates Single - Age 18 Birth Date -1849 Marriage Date - 20 Mar 1867 Marriage Place - Elphin, Strokestown, Co.Roscommon, Ireland Father - Bernard Oates Spouse- Malachy Beirne. Father - Pat Beirne. Margaret Oates, appears in the 1861 UK Census, living in Manchester. born c1846 Ireland...
  9. p.risboy

    Reginald George Mackie

    Where was he in 1911 census, only please. Not with parents and siblings. They were living in Perry Lane, Bledlow, Bucks, in 1911. Reginald George Mackie 1901–1960 BIRTH - 7 AUG 1901 • Reading, Berkshire DEATH - 10 DEC 1960 • Stoke Mandeville Hospital, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire. (of...
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    Albert Gibbons - Guilty of Murder.

    Albert Gibbons murders his wife Sarah Ann(nee.Thompson, in 1909, at High Wycombe, Bucks. The jury in Aylesbury found Gibbons guilty of murder whilst insane. He was sent to Reading Gaol. I think he was released by 1921, when he re-married a Ethel W. Mitchel. His Probate gives his place of...
  11. p.risboy

    All Quiet on every front, even the western one.

    Can anyone sing, act or read us some poetry.:giggle: Don't be shy.!......give it a go to pass the time.:ROFLMAO: //
  12. p.risboy

    Holidays.

    Will be away 3 weeks, from next Sunday. I'm off to blighty to see my daughters and grandkiddies. I know you'll miss me, then maybe not...........perhaps you won't.:ROFLMAO::ROFLMAO: Have fun you lot......and behave if possible.:rolleyes: Tara for now.:)
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    Richard Plantagenet Temple-Nugent-Brydges-Chandos-Grenville, 2nd Duke of Buckingham and Chandos

    ...........Born Stowe, Bucks in 1797....dies 1861 Paddington. Not a relation. nor am I chasing him down, which is a shame.:rolleyes: I was just wondering.........How he signed all that, as a signature...:eek::LOL::LOL: //
  14. p.risboy

    Disaster for Scots records.

    Leaking dome at National Records of Scotland causes massive damage to precious historical documents.:eek...
  15. p.risboy

    Anyone for Golf.

    . Two newbie Irish golfers were teeing off on a foggy par-3. They could see the flag, but not the green. The first golfer hit his ball into the fog, and the second golfer does the same. They proceed to the green to try and find their balls. One ball was about six feet from the cup while the...
  16. p.risboy

    Marriage Adverts.

    I often wonder how a marriage occured in a Parish, out of the Grooms Parish, or the potentail Brides. For instance: My 7x Gramps, William Clarke, of Monks Risborough in Bucks, married Jane Tomson, of Marlow, Bucks, in 1707. Marlow. It's not exactly the end of the earth away, about 12 miles, as...
  17. p.risboy

    William Rippington. to a Deborah ? c1719.

    William Rippington, and Deborah, had 4 children baptised in Princes Risborough, Bucks, from 1719 to 1726. Deborah Rippington, was buired 5 Jan 1760 • St Mary's, Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire. 'wife of William snr.'. no age given.! No marriage at St Mary's, Princes Risborough, nor in...
  18. p.risboy

    John Ives to a Mary Ann. 1861-1871.

    I'm at a loss.:rolleyes: Married between 1861 and 1871. John Ives was buried, 30 Jan 1875 • All Saints High Wycombe, Bucks.. Born 1826, High Wycombe, to George & Hannah(nee Beasley), Ives. Mary Ann Ives, Burial, 3 Feb 1873 • All Saints High Wycombe, Bucks. aged 43. Born c1830, London...
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    Thomas Stallwood Wingrove. 1832, West Wycombe, Bucks.

    ...........married Susan Ives, 1853, West Wycombe, Bucks. Susan Wingrove,(nee Ives), b1832, Hughenden, Bucks. Children(up to 1860) William, 1853, High Wycombe. Alfred Thomas, 1855, Lambeth. Sarah Ann, 1856, Lambeth. Emily, 1860, Lambeth. Where are they in the 1861 census please. That's all...
  20. p.risboy

    Walter Mansel Bedford - Australia Marriage.?

    Newspaper report. For some reason I can't find this in Trove. :confused: Name: Walter Mansel Bedford Notice Type - Marriage Marriage Date: 18 Jun 1898 Father - John Thomas Bedford Spouse - Elizabeth Daxter(Barrow) Publication Place - Sydney, New South Wales, Australia in the...
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