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Is Familysearch broken?

gibbo

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Is familysearch broken or is it me :confused:

When i click on United Kingdom and Ireland as a birth place, Chile and Bolivia etc come up as birth place.
If i click on Australia as a birth place Australian birth places come up.

Wonder why United Kingdom and Ireland isnt working properly and them other places come up :confused:

Anyone else had problems?
 

emeltee

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It was working OK for me this a.m. I put in England and Cumberland and that is what I got. Not that I found what I wanted. Why is the coverage of Cumberland so poor?

Emeltee
 

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It was working OK for me this a.m. I put in England and Cumberland and that is what I got. Not that I found what I wanted. Why is the coverage of Cumberland so poor?

Emeltee
I suspect it may be to do with boundary changes etc. Cumberland is Cumbria now, and parts of what is now Cumbria were Lancashire (Barrow for instance), could be worth broadening the search.
 

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My search couldn't get any broader. I have given up putting a county in and just search in England but unfortunately the places I want were definitely in the old county of Cumberland and have never been in Lancashire.

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Is familysearch broken or is it me :confused:

When i click on United Kingdom and Ireland as a birth place, Chile and Bolivia etc come up as birth place.
If i click on Australia as a birth place Australian birth places come up.

Wonder why United Kingdom and Ireland isnt working properly and them other places come up :confused:

Anyone else had problems?
Know what you mean, I usually have to redo the United kingdom bit a couple of times before it gets off America and Canada.
I value that site as it has given me such a breakthrough on my search.
 

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