I would like to wish you all a very Happy Christmas and a Healthy, Prosperous, and Peaceful New Year.
I am going to be very busy from now on, and thought I had better get this on before I forgetl
At least I have just managed to find someone to clear my large drive of snow 6-8ins deep...
I have started a new thread, as yours was getting lost with the other request.
Alfred Sparrow 22.Servant Asst. Cook in a Coffee House
b. St Pancras Living at 175 City Road Shoreditch
Ref. RG13/0271/F91 P 179
When I have a bit more time I will see what else I can find...
Anyone watch the Tennis last night ? What an amazing 5th set at 58 games each.
They looked so weary at the end when it was postponed. If they manage to get out of bed this am it will be a miracle. John McEnroe thought they should have had the medics out , long before it ended for the night...
It is nice to see you online again. I have read your posts and am delighted that you are enjoying your studies.
It is such a pity that our time differences play havoc with postings.
Enjoy your time off
This book ( Coffee Table ) is a fantastic collection of photographs from the collection of English Heritage.
I was sent the information by Foyles, and then found that if you went through the Times Bookshop it was cheaper. £26.
It is well worth the money. It covers all areas of London, many...
I have just found out that Chris's great x 14? were buried in Dunkeld.
They were James 7th Lord of Derby and his wife Charlotte de la Tremouille, grandaughter of Willem 1 Prince of Orange.
If there is anyone out there who could make enquiries for me, I would be grateful. I am just hoping...
Is there anyone out there with some experience pre 1837 who could look something up in the Manchester Record office ? Are they available from elsewhere online ?
It would be nice if we could help someone in America on limited means to search for her ancestors.
I have just stumbled on an Aladdin's cave !!
If your ancestors went to a Grammar, Public School , or University the following site has 381 books on this very subject. Lists of pupils etc.
I have just found one where my ancestors went to school in Carlyle. The...
Can anyone tell me how I can input Census ref. numbers on G...........t to come up with the right details so that I can see them. There does not seem to be anywhere to put them. I have tried putting them in the space "any other details " and nothing happens, and I cannot see...
Thank you for posting the above availability of records.
I wish they were of help where we were looking, but the family appear to be Presbyterian and those records are with the General Records of Scotland and are not available at this moment, only by personal visit or using a...
This morning I was lucky enough to listen to a lecture given by Dr. Nick Barrett of the above programme.
He was so interesting and amusing, that the hour flew past. He started as a student and doctorate in 13C History. He found after he qualified that there were no jobs for what he had...
Having emailed the university at the weekend. I had a reply today !!
From the Archivist-
Robert Reubens Jefferiss qualified at the University of Giessen on the 8th April 1842 as a Doctor of Medicine,but he was not matriculated as a student at our University.
From Franz Kossler work Annals of...
I contacted the cousin who was on television, and I have reams of stuff to sort out on the Jefferiss clan.
Still no clues regarding Robert, other than what I already know.
Hector his brother, left home in 1824 ? New Zealand. He was born on Maundy Thursday,7th Aproil 1803. The...