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    Surname Changes

    Having had a look at the names you've given, I can see the marriage entry for Edward Harrison and Ellen Ratcliffe but certainly nothing for an Edwin Addison and Helen Radcliffe. I was wondering if you've obtained that marriage certificate, to confirm one way or another? It occurred to me that...
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    Hi Sue, My sincere condolences on the loss of your friend. Valerie
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    I think the best thing to do with Rose Elizabeth is to get her birth certificate as well - at least then you'd know. For all we know she could be adopted! Rose Elizabeth Webb Sep 1873 Lichfield 6b 419 I agree that the most likely marriage is James and Mary Meloy Sep 1867 Lichfield. If...
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    Would you let me know what you find? I'm interested now! Valerie
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    Ok, how about this? What if James Wright married ? and George Webb married ?. Then George's wife died and James Wright died and Jane Wright (nee Matthews) married George Webb? There's a marriage entry in BMD: Marriages Mar 1884 CURRY Edward Morpeth 10b 447 Turnbull Mary...
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    Hi, I don't know if you have this information but looking at James and Jane's marriage entry it states that James' birth year is 1845, he's a widower and his father is Thomas. Jane's birth year is 1853 her father is Joseph and she's a spinster. The marriage was in Silverdale, Staffordshire...
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    Hi Alvin, I don't know if there is a distant connection but I have quite a few Thomas Seawards from Devon in my family tree. However, the furthest I go back at the moment is about 1808, so way past the time your ancestor emigrated. I've not been able to see any marriages between Thomas...
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    West Derby cemetery records

    Hi, I'm back from my travels. We did visit West Derby cemetery and took some photos. However, there wasn't a headstone, much as I'd expected. I'm not sure the best way to send you the photos. How about if you send me a private message with your email address, then I could send the photos...
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    staffordshire parishes

    Hi, I don't if these urls are of any use to you but I have them bookmarked, as I'm also searching Staffordshire parish records. http://www.genealogylinks.net/uk/england/staffordshire/staffordshire_parish_registers.htm this has Silverdale and Knutton mentioned...
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    Thomas Phillips and Sophia Bowden - Middlesex

    Hi Barb, The entry has Thomas Phillips, Homerton (I think - the writing is a bit blurred) and Sophia Bowden. Married in the parish of St. John, Hackney. Witnesses are I or J Bowden and Ann Bowden. Curate looks like a C. Paroifsien. Thomas is a bachelor and Sophia a spinster...
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    West Derby cemetery records

    Hi grannie, I don't mind going at all. I just hope there's an headstone for me to take a photo of and some info for you. I'd hate for you to have had your hopes built up for nothing. I hold the deeds of a family grave in Anfield cemetery and was very disappointed to find only a flat piece of...
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    West Derby cemetery records

    Thanks Oznannie. :) I like to help other folk if I can. I may well need some myself sometime. Valerie Hi Valerie Great of you to look up grave, well done/ Here's a link to cemetery plots. All the best oznannie
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    william abraham

    Hi, According to the Devon Freeholders Books, 1711-1799 there are two Abrahams (Richard and William) mentioned living in the Stoodley [Stoodleigh] area, Witheridge hundred. QS7/20, Devon Freeholders Book, 1741 and the same names and place is mentioned in QS7/56, Devon Freeholders Book, 1799...
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    PETTIGROVE in Princes Risborough, Bucks.

    Just found a marriage for George Pettigrove to Lizzie Irvin or Sarah Sophia Smith. Lizzie would fit in with the 1911 census. Name: PETTIGROVE, George Registration District: Help Aylesbury County: Buckinghamshire Year of Registration: 1909 Quarter of Registration: Jul-Aug-Sep Spouse's last...
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    PETTIGROVE in Princes Risborough, Bucks.

    Hi Steve, Can't see any Pettigroves in Bucks. There's a George Pettigrove down as "Proprietor Of Swing Boots" and living "In a Caravan Cricketers Field, Harefield, Uxbridge" birth:1887 birthplace: Islington, London. Wife Elizabeth, birth 1887 birthplace: Harlington, Middlesex, married one...
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    West Derby cemetery records

    Hi grannie, Ok, armed with the grave number, I'll go along and see what there is to see. If there's a headstone I'll take a photo for you and write down any details. Although I'm leaving this week, I won't be in West Derby until the 19th Feb. I'll contact you when I'm back home again. Valerie
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    West Derby cemetery records

    How about emailing Liverpool City Council and asking them if they will check their records for the plot number/s for your relatives? You have names and approximate dates of burial. Then armed with this information, I could pop along and see what I can find. There's a plan of the cemetery...
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    Looking for William

    Hi, I don't know if this is 'your' William but there is a record of a William Holland's Christening. England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 name: William Holland gender: Male baptism/christening date: 10 Jun 1810 baptism/christening place: Barnard-Castle, Durham, England birth date: 24 Feb...
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    Thomas Bonsall

    Hi, In the 1911 census there are two entries for a Thomas Bonsall with a father called William, living in the right sort of area. The first has his year of birth: 1905, birthplace: South Normanton, Derbyshire. In 1911 they were living in Alfreton, Derbyshire. William was a coal miner...
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    West Derby cemetery records

    Hi, Have you looked at the following websites for some help? http://liverpool-ancestors.co.uk/cemeteryrecs.htm http://www.liverpool.gov.uk/Images/tcm21-146176.pdf http://uk.epodunk.com/profiles/england/west-derby/3016393.html http://www.old-merseytimes.co.uk/Merseysidegraveyards.html...